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Description: The village, founded by Delos W. Taft, had its name changed to Bloomington in 1867. It had been named Tafton.
Description: Relief shown by hachures. Shows furnaces, saw mills, houses, roads, grist mills, entries, reservations, and diggings. "Compiled by order of the Board of C...
Description: A group of children with their teacher pose on the lawn outside a one-room school building.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: D.F. Brown house during the spring or summer, with two elm trees, three children and a woman. A picket fence runs along the sidewalk in the front of the h...
Date: 1947 ca.
Description: The Passenger Pigeon Monument was designed and built around 1947. It was erected by the Wisconsin Society for Ornithology.
Description: Small clapboard one-room schoolhouse with chimney.
Description: Elevated view from the water tower. There is a laundry line in the backyard of the white house in the foreground. A car is driving down the road. In the di...
Date: date unknown
Description: Three-quarter view of the Congregational Church, a wood structure with a belfry and steeple. There are arched windows and a flight of stairs to the entranc...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Vine-covered home in the Potosi area.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The "Rock Church". At this time there were only two churches in or near Livingston; one a Free Methodist and the other a Methodist Episcopal Church. This i...
Description: A church in Montfort; the parson was Reverend Ebenezer Williams.
Description: Group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of the Conrad Schmitt family of Muscoda. Emma Schmitt married Sherwin Gillett in 1906.
Description: Relief shown by hachures. "Lith. of Ed. Mendel, Chicago." Shows townships and sections, rivers, roads, railroads, houses, flour mills, saw mills, furnaces...
Description: A teacher and students pose outside a clapboard one-room schoolhouse with small bell tower.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Two men sitting in an open car in a field. There is a bluff in the background. On the front of the car underneath the windshield is a license plate with th...
Description: View over town, including hotel and church, towards the Mississippi River. The far shoreline and bluffs are in the distance.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the town.
Description: View from street of the Farmers and Merchants Bank after a fire. All that's left standing is its neo-classical marble facade with columns framing a doorway...
Description: Dining room of Howe/Baxter House, owned by Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Cartwright of Lancaster. One wing was built during Civil War days for the Howe family. The...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Snow-covered residential street with houses on each side.
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