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Description: Far out

The last report on peace to reach us here
was neither a promise nor easy Faith

but the hardest of all, the waiting for never
an...

Photograph

Ole Bull Residence

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Ole Bull Residence, 130 East Gilman Street. The family is playing croquet on the lawn. Later, the house was known as the Thorp House. It became the state's...

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the east side of Main Street, featuring a book and stationery store and a pool hall.

Map or Atlas

De Pere, Wis.

Date: 1871 

Description: Bird's-eye map of De Pere.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: This map shows plat of the town, city limits, numbered blocks and lots, wards, local streets, roads, railroads, capitol square, Vilas Park, Edgewood Academ...

Date: 1950 

Description: For a 1950 election, the United Packinghouse Workers Union sponsored a free bus to transport people to the voter registration site.

Photograph

Crowded Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a street crowded with people, automobiles, and horses and wagons. Many of the wagons are loaded with cotton. Text on the photograph reads, "Publ...

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: View of the Wisconsin Building, which was built in 1901. Located at the intersection of State and Carroll Streets, at 102 State Street. When this photograp...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Hotel Myers, in downtown Janesville. Richard Lloyd Jones was born in Janesville in 1873 and lived there until his father, Rev. Jenkin Lloyd Jones moved th...

Date: 1987-02-28 

Description: Stephanie Johnson (from left), 16, Chanell Biami, 15, and Letesa Evans, 16, played a childhood game Friday after seeing their little sisters playing a rope...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Green Bay's commercial district on the Fox River.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: View of East Washington Avenue at Union Corners (Milwaukee Street & North Street) when first opened after its expansion.

Photograph

City View

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the city from across the water, where a boat can be seen. Mountains rise in the background.

Photograph

Warehouse

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of warehouse, which was formerly a five storied grain elevator. This building stood downstream from the Diamond Jo warehouse. The Mississippi Rive...

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: Bridge over the Wisconsin River.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Main Street.

Photograph

Skavlem Monument

Date: 1925 

Description: The Skavlem monument, dedicated to the "oldest Norwegian immigrant", born 1760, died 1841.

Date: 1945-09-11 

Description: Kober's Root Beer and Ice Cream Bar, 2237 Sherman Avenue, with menu displayed on exterior and Coca-Cola, Borden's Ice Cream and Hires Root Beer signs.

Date: 1969 

Description: Detail of the framework of the World Trade Center during construction.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: The Holy Redeemer Catholic Church Parish House, 124 West Johnson Street.

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