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Date: 1950 ca.
Description: University of Wisconsin-Whitewater students care for a patient at the Fort Atkinson Hospital.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: View of Fort Howard taken from Elmore and Kelly's Elevator with the dam and river. A tugboat is in the river above the dam.
Description: Helen Mears Fargo (1866-1925) posing while standing in a three-quarter length portrait in front of the porch of the Fargo family home on Mulberry Street. S...
Description: State Highway 19 in Jefferson County taken by the Portland Cement Company, probably to represent the modern concrete highway.
Description: One-room schoolhouse of clapboard with a front door gable roof and a bell tower.
Description: Aztalan Museum, exterior of building. The original building was used as a church and constructed was concluded in 1852.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Anti-woman suffrage poster that reads, "Danger! Women's Suffrage would double the irresponsible vote! It is a menace to the Home, Men's Employment and All...
Description: Edgar and Jennie Krueger sit on the front porch of the Krueger home with an Edison Standard phonograph sitting on a chair between them. Two Edison Gold Mou...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Field prior to the park's reconstruction, with a fence in the foreground.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The bridge over Crawfish River.
Description: Group of ladies at an outdoor tea during "homecoming." Behind the woman on the left is a large spinning wheel. An American Flag is standing on the lawn in...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Pupils of the Northey School, District No. 7, pose with their parents at a Halloween "Hard-time" party at the school. Many in the group wear ragged or outd...
Description: Outdoor portrait of the Gust Wendorf family posed in front of their home.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the school established by Mrs. Carl Schurz, which is often considered the first kindergarten in America.
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...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of business-lined Main Street. People walk and stand on both sidewalks. Horse-drawn carriages and streetcars share the road.
Description: Located at 109 North Center Avenue, this service station was built by Sylvester "Sal" Spangler.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Jefferson.
Description: The group poses outside The Elias Inn at 200 North Second Street in Watertown.
Description: The Rt. Rev. Msgr. Feider placing a missal on the candlelighted altar at the new chapel at St. Coletta school for exceptional children in Jefferson.
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