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Description: "Groundbreaking ceremony at St. Peter's Lutheran Church for parish hall & school rooms. Left to right: Dennis Schuster, Wayne Giese, Ronald Bernard, Marvi...
Date: date unknown
Description: A large group of young people gather on steps outside of a brick building. Many are smiling and laughing. Some wear coats and hats. Two girls are smokin...
Description: Stereograph of a posed scene showing a woman milking a cow as two other women wait. On the left a man at a hand pump hides behind a wall. He is smiling and...
Description: View of St. Bernard's Catholic Church on Atwood Avenue.
Description: A collapsing shed houses various pieces of farm machinery and wagons.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A view of the Second Empire style Park Hotel at the corner of South Carroll and West Main Streets. There are horse-drawn carriages, pedestrians, and a smal...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View from the porch of Tift Hall toward Ponder Hall, which opened in 1883. The building was erected on the campus of Bessie Tift College, founded in 1849.
Description: Jim and Donna Neitzel live on this farm at W2129 Hwy TW (Section 7). This barn has been in the Neitzel name for 100 years and will be deemed a Century Farm...
Description: View of the State Office Building, 1 W. Wilson Street, under construction, from Lake Monona. The photographer's shadow and railroad tracks are in the foreg...
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: Kolmar laboratories, a cosmetic manufacturer, is housed in the six-story building with the white facade. Northwestern Extract Company, supplier of beverage...
Description: A crowd of people gathers at an accident between a Hooper truck and a Willys-Knight automobile at University Avenue and Murray Street.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Four men around a counter of a desk at a hotel.
Description: The Reverend Charles R. Bell Jr., pastor of the First Baptist Church, is assisted by a group of church officials as he lays the cornerstone for the new bui...
Description: Colorized postcard of the South Side School House.
Description: This 1911 map from the U.S. Post Office Dept. shows rural delivery routes, active and discontinued post offices, selected rural landowners and houses, chur...
Description: Interior view of a room in St. Joseph's guest house. A large wooden table ad chair dominate the right side of the space, with a statue sitting on a pedest...
Description: Memohead of the Henry Rahr Sons' Company of Green Bay, Wisconsin, brewers and maltsters, with an elevated view of the main office at 1317-1323 Main St. on...
Description: A creek runs beneath the stone underpass of Clove Bridge. Trees, logs, and foliage surrounding the structure.
Description: Blooming mill at International Harvester's Wisconsin Steel Works (factory). Original caption reads: "General view of a portion of the new Wisconsin Steel W...
Description: "Our group poses in front of the Flashback Rustic Saloon in Brownsville, WI." From left to right; Ralph Widmer, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, and Shirley Widmer.
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