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Description: Colorized photographic view of the central business district. Homes, businesses and trees line the unpaved street, and there is a hill in the far backgroun...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Three men stand outdoors near a barn, with one man holding a rope through a ring through the bull's nose. The men are wearing long coats and hats. In the b...
Description: View of stores on Canal Street with a large group of people milling about. There is a Hardware and Stoves store on the left side of the image.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of church. The building features arched windows, greenery, and a steeple with bell. A streetlamp hangs from the utility line.
Description: A map of Grant County, Wisconsin showing the locations of townships, towns, cities, villages, roads, railroads, schools, cemeteries, churches, rivers, and...
Description: A group of seven men posing in front of a tree with their arms over each others shoulders. George Ortscheidt, President; L.G. Ward, Secretary.
Description: This store, which was originally built in 1840 (and rebuilt after an 1877 fire) was bought in 1891, by Samuel Kerr who continued to sell sugar, flour, mola...
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: "The First Civil War Monument" outside the Grant County Courthouse. The monument is dedicated "to the memory of the brave soldiers of Grant County who fell...
Description: Fair goers gather in front of Union High School.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Blockhouse lead mine with cows grazing.
Description: View from road of Brown School, a brick school building near Fennimore.
Description: Exterior of the three-story Farwell/Capital Hotel.
Description: An old log house in the woods at Nelson Dewey State Park surrounded by oak trees.
Description: Color postcard of the interior of the pharmacy, with a male druggist and two female customers.
Description: Country cemetery among tall, dark evergreen trees.
Description: View from road of students and teachers posing in front of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse. Some of the boys wear baseball gloves. A hill rises in the ba...
Description: Relief shown by hachures. "Lith. of Ed. Mendel, Chicago." Shows townships and sections, rivers, roads, railroads, houses, flour mills, saw mills, furnaces...
Description: Color postcard of the office the Dewey Home featuring the desk and bookshelves.
Description: This topographical map shows the Little Platte River, shafts, test-pits, old workings, contour lines of Galena limestone elevation, railroads, and building...
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