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Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Mr. Peterson sits in a rocking chair reading the newspaper and smoking a pipe, while Mrs. Peterson stands at the stove with their young son nearby.

Photograph

Clifford Thompson

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of Clifford Thompson, at one time the tallest man in America, in a jacket and top hat posing next to a chair.

Photograph

Aerial View of Town

Date: 1965 

Description: An aerial view, looking east. Highway 49 is at center.

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Description: A man pumps water from the Wolf River into the back of a horse-drawn wagon to haul to a steam engine. There is a building on the left, and more buildings o...

Photograph

Aerial View of Iola

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A North-facing elevated view of Iola with Main Street to the right.

Date: 1898 

Description: This 1896 map of the Chain-O-Lakes region of Waupaca County, Wisconsin, shows the lakes and streams, some topography, archaeological sites, roads, railroad...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Captain Alexander E. Williams of the War Department testing the experimental truck that the Four Wheel Drive Company hoped to manufacture for the army. In...

Date: 1966-07-17 

Description: Parade float parked by the side of a road. It is advertising Republican candidates running for office. The portraits on the float are of Wisconsin Governor...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view from Our Savior's Lutheran Church looking west into a residential area. Methodist Church is in the background.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Four wheel drive auto factory, with a smokestack billowing. The four-wheel drive propulsion was invented by Otto Zachow and William Besserdich. Walter A....

Date:  date unknown

Description: A horse-drawn carriage crosses the Mill Street Bridge while another carriage parks near the grain elevator.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman stands in front of the Four Wheel Drive Auto Company factory in Clintonville.

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Veterans' Home

Date: 1988-06 

Description: "Veterans' Home at King, WI."

Date: 1930 

Description: The Waupaca County Veterans Hospital.

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Fisherman

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Description: The photographer, Carl A. Peterson, takes a moment to light his pipe while fishing from a boat near the family home.

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Description: A group of farmer workers stand with pitch forks in front of the first gas engine for threshing on the August Krenke farm. A horse-drawn vehicle is also vi...

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