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Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Family and tree stump in yard of brick house with latticework at foundation in background. There are drain pipes on side of house.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: "The Grand Regatta, at Devil's Lake, Sauk County, June 21st & 22nd, 1877", with spectators watching rowing shells race.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Elevated view of town, probably looking south from the Van Schaick residence.
Description: A woman, possibly the daughter of C.R. Monroe, holding up an image of Black River Falls Main Street at the back of a traveling photographer's wagon.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: View of crowd watching a parade. Elevated view taken from the Van Schaick studio; the same building housed the telephone exchange.
Description: Elevated view looking down at homestead applicants waiting in line for 2-3 days in winter cold before a window in the Marathon County Court House, Dec. 18-...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: A view of the village from a nearby bluff across a pond.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: The H.S. Durand residence, now the Masonic Temple.
Description: A Wisconsin Central Railroad locomotive with Engine #42 hauling lumber from Antigo Lumber Company.
Description: Group portrait in the yard of the Immanuel Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Church parsonage. Pastor Even Johnson Homme and his wife Ingeborg and their child...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: View from field of Villa Louis, the residence of Hercules L. Dousman.
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: Wisconsin National Guardsmen in full gear. One man in the foreground fills a tin cup from a spigot.
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: Stereographic view of a chapel on the campus of Racine College with a man standing in front of it.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: East entrance of State Historical Society of Wisconsin showing the decorative details of the building. This detail shows the four lion's heads and columns.
Description: Wreck of the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis and Omaha railroad line on the Teegarten farm near Menomonie. Dead cows are in the foreground.
Description: Unidentified family sitting at a table in front of what was probably their first home after arriving in Wisconsin.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Young man sitting on a large rock called the “Devil's Chair” in Rattlesnake Hollow.
Description: The sidewheel excursion, "Saint Paul," after running aground near Muscatine. The spar is set and the line out. Dan Sauer, the carpenter, is holding the sou...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: View down Madison Street with houses along sidewalk.
Date: 1886 before
Description: Stereograph. Located on Oneida Street, the opera house is three stories tall, and located across the street from a pharmacy (the Rx sign is hanging above t...
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