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Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereoview of Main Street bridge, looking toward a section of the city known locally as Brooklyn.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View across river of a boat docked near a building with a sign for Adolph Meinecke & Sons (Manufacturers). In the background is City Hall.
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Emil Wallber house with four people standing near the entrance. Wallber was the mayor of Milwaukee from 1884-1888. The location of the...
Description: Newman's Drive-In with Free Root Beer sign and waitress.
Description: This map shows plat of the city, city limits, local streets, and part of Baraboo River. The map includes 2 inset maps and a legend showing residential, bus...
Date: date unknown
Description: View down Main Street, which is a dirt street passing through the central business district of the town. There are several storefronts with signs and porch...
Description: View of a gold pack train outside Washington Alaska Bank and Bleary Meat Market. Published by Chisholm & Hall, Fairbanks, Alaska.
Description: Women selling ceramics behind a booth at a Civilian Defense Rally. The elevated announcers booth is visible in the background.
Description: A posed photograph taken for the Milwaukee & Suburban Transport Corp. to mark the substitution of buses for streetcars on the West Burnham St. line.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Exterior of Post Office.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Men walking across a bridge over railroad tracks.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A man and two boys stand behind an outdoor counter while selling farm produce to female customers. A horse-drawn wagon is parked behind them.
Description: Street and residential neighborhood with Lake Monona in the background. This possibly is the intersection of King, Wilson, and Butler streets.
Description: Probable group of pearl buyers posed curbside. The partial wall of the building behind the men has a window and the bricks are painted with an advertisemen...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Main Street with superimposed streetcar.
Description: Exterior view of a First Congregational Church.
Description: A color-coded map of the Lake Superior region, including portions of Wisconsin, Minnesota and Michigan.
Description: The map of Wisconsin City on the Wisconsin River.
Description: Gothic roofed barn with river scene painted on its roof by Frank Engebretson.
Description: The former Gilbert Knapp house, on Carroll Street, from the north side of 7th Street between Main Street and Lake Avenue.
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