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Photograph

Octagon House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of the octagon house. The caption below the photograph reads, "This house, built in 1849, is on Jefferson county trunk M, near Fort Atkinson. Its out...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A young boy in overalls operates a machine, perhaps a pump for water, underneath a windmill. There are overturned buckets in the foreground. An elderly man...

Photograph

Costume Party

Date:  

Description: Group of Caucasian individuals dressed up as African Americans, in blackface and eating watermelon.

Date: 1900 

Description: Portrait of the twins, Jennie and Edgar Krueger. They are wearing matching outfits and sitting in chairs draped in fabric.

Photograph

Posing with Horses

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Gust Wendorf, standing in the center, is holding the halters of two horses while his wife, on the right, holds a baby. Mrs. Will stands on the far left, an...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of St. Mary's Hospital.

Date:  date unknown

Description: William R. "Bill" Kinney (1912-1978) stands in front of the White Front Tavern and Restaurant. Bill and his brother Howard Kinney owned the bar from 1948-1...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Chapel at Willerup Camp on Lake Ripley. The camp was named for the Danish immigrant minister, Christian B. Willerup, who established the "oldest Methodist...

Photograph

Killing Hogs

Date:  date unknown

Description: Rheinhardt Schmidt, August Krueger, Alex Goetsch, and Fred Hannaman stand in front of farm buildings, next to hogs hanging from a tree.

Photograph

View of Rock River

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Rock River featuring a shoreline across the river with several buildings (possibly industrial plants), two towers, and many trees.

Date: 1923 

Description: Floral funeral arrangements for August Krueger at Oak Hill Cemetery.

Date: 1901-05 

Description: Children stand along the shoreline watching young boys standing in boats fishing with dip nets in the Crawfish River. In the background is a bridge spannin...

Date: 1900 after

Description: Exterior view of Northwestern College. Young men pose in many of the windows. The building features a neoclassical style, with a columned porch and decora...

Date: 1900-03-18 

Description: Portrait of Edgar and Jennie Krueger at the age of 11 months, 17 days. Edgar, wearing his father's baby clothes, wears the waist that his father wore when...

Photograph

Stone Mill

Date: 1926-04 

Description: Old stone mill, with a smaller wooden addition on the left. Water is passing through the flume.

Date: 1950-08-22 

Description: View of Main Street showing stores, people and vehicles.

Date:  

Description: Interior of hat shop illuminated by skylight.

Date: 1900 

Description: Hattie Braemer stands between Edgar and Jennie Krueger, sitting in high chairs.

Date: 1900-04-29 

Description: View of the Globe Milling Company, built in 1848, and the Lewis Factory on the Rock River. In the distance is a dam, bridge, and barbershop.

Postcard

Lake Ripley

Date: 1915-07-26 

Description: Photographic postcard of Lake Ripley. Trees can be seen on the shoreline with sand on the lower right.

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