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Date: 1921 ca.
Description: Lutheran church with a fence and trees in front. There is a shed with a ladder propped against it behind the church.
Date: date unknown
Description: View across field of stone school building with outhouse and a wood pile. In the background is a church with a belfry. A road is along the right leading up...
Description: View of Putnam residence and post office, with Mrs. Putnam sitting in a chair on the lawn, and Mr. Putnam (with a pipe in his mouth) standing behind her on...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: An unpaved Potosi street in winter. There are unidentified men standing in front of a building, and in the distance a couple of carriages with horses.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Norwegian Lutheran Church. Below is the handwritten text: "Norwegian Lutheran Church, Boscobel, Wis."
Description: View down a tree-lined dirt road. Houses and shops line both sides of the road, and men and children are sitting and playing on the sidewalks. In the far d...
Description: Five miners inside a lead mine.
Description: Sherwin Gillett's son Lorin playing an organ. He is posed in front of a painted backdrop. On the organ is written: "Beethoven Organ Co., Washington, N.J. U...
Description: A river navigation light on the Mississippi River. People were paid to keep them lit so the steam boats could operate at night. Bearded man sitting at bas...
Description: Colorized, elevated view of Cassville with the Mississippi River in the background. A church and dwellings are in the foreground.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Bloomington. In the open space, there are trees and a creek. In the developed area, there are stores, apartments, and barns. The buildin...
Description: View of the Wisconsin River through trees near Muscoda. A large barn is on the far side of the river.
Description: View across yard of a row of houses.
Date: 1971 ca.
Description: Slightly elevated view of a central business district. The theater marquee on the left reads: "The Concert for Bangladesh." Across the street on the right...
Description: Copy of an artist's rendering of an exterior view of the Platteville Public Library. The library was funded with a $12,500 donation from Andrew Carnegie. B...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: View from road leading down to shoreline of a Mississippi River ferry bringing several cars across the river.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Panoramic view of Governor Nelson Dewey's estate. The left image is of an old stone barn with a shed in the rear. The center image is another barn. The rig...
Description: Large group of people gathered on the lawn in front of Union High School.
Date: 1937 after
Description: Studio group portrait of twelve members of the Cassville basketball team.
Description: Color postcard of Nelson Dewey's house at Stonefield Village.
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