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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Black Hawk Tree in Prairie du Chien Wisconsin. It was rumored that Chief Black Hawk hid within this tree to escape soldiers from Fort Crawford.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a long mule freight team lined up in the street storefronts behind them. One stands at the front, and another stands on a wagon wheel in the back.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A view of the town hall, with storefronts on both sides and a street running in front of it.
Description: Everybody who lived should get a gold watchfor enduranceand a chain for hanging
Date: 1935 after
Description: Menu of Cornish pasties and desserts offered by Pendarvis House, a group of restored stone houses built by Cornish settlers in Mineral Point. The cover of...
Description: Front yard with shrubs and evergreens around foundation of suburban house.
Description: Located at 627 Main Street, Theo Bertin built this small house-and-canopy station hoping to transform travelers driving north along old Highway 51 into cus...
Description: Schoolhouse, probably the Waldrich/Waldrick School.
Description: Backyard of private residence located on Talmadge Street.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: View across open lawn towards the Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) on Langdon Street, with the YMCA (on the left), and Lake Mendota in the background on the Uni...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view down Main Street, with Lake Superior in the distance. There is a cafe on the left and bars on the right. Cars are parked along t...
Description: Stereograph view looking down North Hamilton Street from the State Capitol during the construction of the fourth capitol building. The image features the c...
Description: Built 1836-37, on the northwest corner of Florida and Greenbush. A manuscript note on the reverse of the photograph called it the "oldest school under dest...
Description: Japanese Tea Pavilion, multi-tiered pagoda and the torii gate in Sid's backyard. The Madison-Kipp factory building is in the background.
Description: Exterior view of the Racine Public Library. The building was funded with a donation from Andrew Carnegie. Reverse of the cardboard backing reads: "1904, co...
Description: View across lawn and sidewalks towards the main house which has a screened porch. Chairs are on the lawn. A woman is sitting on the porch of the house next...
Description: Color postcard of a view of factories and railway line along the Fox River.
Description: Photographic print of a sketch of a residential home titled, "Little Stone House."
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The villa at the Young Men's Christian Association Camp. A group of boys are sitting on the lawn on the left.
Description: Ruins of the Pinckney Mansion with rubble in the street after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War. Plate 59
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