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Date: 1880 ca.
Description: A view of the First Methodist Church.
Date: 1909-04-20 date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of a paddle steamer on the Wisconsin River near Boscobel. Written on the hull of the boat is the text: "Steamer-Grand-Stranded-Near-B...
Date: 1963 ca.
Description: Front entrance to Knowledge Hall, with a man standing on the front porch. This was a wagon shop and GAR meeting hall. It was demolished in 1964.
Description: View of row of shops taken from the intersection. A public telephone station, post office, and a barbershop are on the street. Employees and pedestrians po...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A view of the plaque on a maple tree outside the State Mining School. It reads "Planted April 1869 by Professor Charles H. Allen, Professor Duncan McGregor...
Date: date unknown
Description: Train Depot, Adams Express Company.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Catholic church, residential homes, with hills and trees in the background.
Description: View down hill of the Brooklyn Bridge and houses.
Description: A view from an intersection in the main business district.
Description: Train stopped at Blue River Depot.
Description: At a Wisconsin Dairy Day event, the photographer turned the camera from the speaker, Senator Joseph R. McCarthy, to the large audience gathered to listen t...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: City Hall and surrounding streets.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Several generations of a family posing on the porch of a house.
Description: One-room clapboard school building with bell tower. Field and trees are in the background.
Description: One of five aerial views of Platteville and surrounding countryside covered in snow.
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...
Description: A teacher, students, and a dog are carefully arranged on and around a two-story clapboard school building and school grounds. Young trees are planted on th...
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: Six young women are posed on a ladder in a woods. There is a young girl in front of them. A woman and a young girl are standing off to the side.
Description: A retail street at the intersection of East Oat Avenue. Cars and trucks are parked in the middle of the street. The shops are: a drugstore, Guernsey's Bake...
Description: A pathway through a park. There is a playground on the right, and a boy is nearby on what appears to be a shoreline. A pavilion is beyond trees on the left...
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