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Description: Norwegian family posing with their household possessions, in front of their home. The man dressed in military uniform is a Civil War veteran. Madison, Wisc...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: A very formal family is seated around a table ornamented with glassware. Men strike poses in the yard. Behind them is a large wood frame Victorian house wi...
Description: Partially cleared stump land on the farm of Gustave Voight, two miles south of Merrill, Lincoln county. Logs for burning are in the foreground. In the far...
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Stereograph of a raftsman holding a rope as a second man runs towards the edge of the raft.
Description: Everetta Bass, sitting in a child's chair, holds a goblet and spoon in the company of her dolls and other toys on the porch of the Bass house.
Description: An ambrotype of Wonewoc.
Description: Two men sit in a horse-drawn wagon mired in the mud on a dirt road. Several houses are in the background, with two women standing on a porch on the left, i...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Full-length portrait of a Sioux man at the Rosebud Agency in full dress, ready for war.
Description: Reverend H.A. Preus and his family pose seated outdoors in front of the Spring Prairie parsonage.
Description: An exterior view across water of Robert Stephenson & Company Mill, which was a steam mill.
Description: Several men fishing along the edge of the water. One of them is sitting on a big tree trunk.
Description: View of heavily damaged house and felled trees after General Sherman's army passed through.
Description: View of a ferry with the name Liberty from the Ohio River. A row of buildings in the background along a street near the river include a hotel.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Herling Saw Mill and Dam Southeast elevation.
Description: View of first house built in Dodge City. The sod building has a lumpy roof, window openings and a door. The surrounding landscape is barren.
Description: A twenty-five foot high round silo featured on the farm of F.D. Parish, 4.5 miles southeast of Waupaca. The silo is twenty feet in diameter. Two men are ge...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: Spectators watching a rowing shells race on Devil's Lake.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: First Norwegian Lutheran Church with congregation posed outside the front entrance, part of a set of stereographs entitled "The Synod at Decorah, 1876" fro...
Description: View of a Lutheran church.
Description: A cyanotype view of Cairo Street on the midway of the World's Columbian Exposition. An Egyptian with a large drum rides a camel as men and boys watch. The...
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