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Date: 1911 ca.
Description: View of Water Street, looking west from the corner of Judgement Street. Businesses include a market, a tailor, and an ice cream parlor. The handwritten tex...
Date: 1830 ca.
Description: A ink on paper, hand drawn map, showing the wagons roads that travel through Lafayette County, traveling between Galena, Illinois, and Mineral Point, Wisco...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: A shell of the Civil War period, recovered from the Mississippi River near Vicksburg, Mississippi, and presented to the First Capitol State Park by the GAR...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Probably one of the "Three different views of the village of Argyle, Wis." mentioned in Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Views." Two men sit in a hay...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view from across road of the Methodist Evangelical Church. The building has arched windows and a bell tower. Above the entrance is a round window...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Main Street.
Description: The staff of Hanifans' Flying School at Shullsburg where the enrollment during the 1950s was largely comprised of students on the G.I. Bill.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Soldiers' Monument.
Description: View of an intersection in the central business district. On the left is the Thomas Knewstubb general store, with a gas pump for Red Crown Gasline out in...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Front view of the Lafayette County courthouse, built in 1861.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the City Hotel with a group of people posed near its entrance.
Description: Front view of Primitive Methodist Church, built in 1864.
Description: View of a public school on a hilltop, which is a one-story brick building with a chimney and a belfry.
Description: Paving operation on the section of State Highway 139 in Lafayette County locally known as the Platteville-Belmont Road.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Centenary Methodist Episcopal Church and parsonage, built in 1867.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the main street of town.
Description: \Peck-a-ton-oka (Pecatonica River) with Rodolf farm in the background.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Violet Jacobson, a student at Mud Branch School, District No. 2, poses on her family's farm with several calves. There is a barn and two other outbuildings...
Description: Farm machinery on dealer's side lot, with car in the foreground and Good Year tire store across the street.
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