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Description: Looking West on Chestnut Street with the Buffalo Valley Inn in the foreground.
Description: A man dressed as Santa Claus leans down from an open car to hand sacks of candy to a crowd of warmly-dressed children and parents. Santa's visit took place...
Description: Exterior view of Hile House Hotel. There is a belvedere in the center of the roof.
Date: 1899-06-12 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a town with a railroad bridge crossing over a river. Several individuals are visible crossing the bridge. Sign near bridge says: "Willow R...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of the front and side of the courthouse. Published by Sharp.
Description: Image of the historical marker for Gays Mills Apple Orchards overlooking the town of Gays Mills, Wisconsin. The marker stands to the left, leaving an eleva...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: View from rocky shoreline of the launching of the "Monona-Mobile" (pontoon car) onto Lake Monona. The boat launch is on the left. "11248" is painted on the...
Description: A man unloads loaves of bread from the side of an International C-1 truck owned by Elsner's Blue Ribbon Bakery. The bread is being delivered to Moehlman's...
Description: View from sidewalk of the intersection of Main and First Streets, shows storefronts including A.F. Werner, Leading Clothier. A crowd is gathered, probably...
Description: This map shows the entire state of Wisconsin and Minnesota and portions of Illinois and Iowa. Counties, cities, highways, lakes, and rivers are labeled. Ro...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Winter scene with sleigh carrying six well-bundled passengers pulled by two horses and pulling a skier behind in Eagle River, Wisconsin. The trees are blur...
Description: Daniel J. Travanti smiles as he stands outside on a lawn. He is wearing a suit with a flower pinned to his lapel and is dressed up for his high school grad...
Description: A man uses a McCormick-Deering 10-20 tractor and a Perry automatic scraper to prepare the grounds at Mount Emblem Cemetery. Farm buildings are in the back...
Description: The ruins of Charleston after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War. A man, smoking a pipe, and a boy sit on the shoreline of...
Description: Loading barrels into a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad car behind the Hess Barrel Company (cooperage) at about 1950 Atwood Avenue. Stacks of oak barrel...
Description: The moving of the Gates of Heaven Synagogue building from West Washington Avenue to James Madison Park.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Young John Bollenbach stands in the middle of a garden, identified as his "Cook County school-home project."
Description: View down a retail street. Cars are parked at an angle along the curbs in front of the shops.
Description: View looking southeast from the State Historical Society of Wisconsin toward the University Club, the Pres House, and dormitories in the far background.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: View from across street of a man walking up the front steps of the Bremen State Bank. An automobile is parked near the curb on the unpaved street near the...
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