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Date: date unknown
Description: In a small pool, a large group of children wade in the water. Girls hold up the edges of their skirts, and boys have pulled up their pants. A girl with s...
Description: "This is Paladin's Saloon & Cookhouse at 107 N Milwaukee Street in beautiful downtown Theresa."
Description: Farmer harvesting grain with a Farmall H tractor and harvester-thresher (combine).
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Several buildings in the complex of the F.G. and C.A. Stanley Manufacturing Plant. The largest building is labeled "F.G. and C.A. Stanley." A smaller build...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Mrs. D.W. Osborn sits on a loveseat in a Victorian-era home. She sits in her wedding dress with a bouquet of flowers on her lap.
Description: View across street towards the U.S. Post Office located at 215 Monona Avenue.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View down a street crowded with pedestrians and horse-drawn carts. Published by E.J. Deis.
Description: Thirteen year-old Philip Lenhart of Madison, Wisconsin, sitting in his new and improved soap box derby car. In the 1950 Madison race held on July 23, 1950,...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Photographer's jewelry store and clock repair shop with a watch-shaped sign in front. In the window are a clock, jewelry box, and a rack with paper goods,...
Description: A view of High Street and the Public Walk. A girl sits on a group of large rocks while a dog stands in front of the rocks, both in the foreground. In the...
Description: Main Street looking south.
Date: 1921 before
Description: Four men are sitting on porch stairs and railing posts. The man on the left is wearing a chef jacket and hat, and also an apron.
Description: View of corner of a dilapidated building sided with brick patterned shingles, surrounded by shrubs and weeds. The roof of the porch has a hole in the front...
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: View from street of the South Side State Bank on Lakeside Street, after a robbery. The front door is set in the center of the facade, flanked on both sides...
Description: Circus wagon going through town, with a band on top pulled by a team of six horses.
Description: Children playing outside the nursery school classroom at the First Unitarian Society meeting house while teachers watch. The building was designed by Frank...
Description: View of an old cabin, built in 1860, on grounds of the Bedford Springs Hotel. The cabin abuts a shrub-lined dirt road and a pedestrian can be seen in the...
Description: Blacksmith in apron standing in the doorway of a blacksmith shop. Man identified as possibly Fred Weller.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Children playing in a park playground, mainly on a large swing set.
Description: Furniture movers from the Sam Davis Company load the back of a Model 53 International motor truck with chairs and boxes. The text on the truck reads, "The...
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