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Date: 1956 

Description: Two-story, brick Ballantine residence, with very tall grass in the foreground, and trees in the background.

Grant County Rural Schools

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view of "Patriotism in Stone" on the grounds of the Dickeyville Grotto. The sculpture, which was created by Father Matthias Wernerus...

Photograph

General Store

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across street of the General Store. A group of five men, two women, and three children are standing in front. with a windmill is in the back and a sta...

Photograph

Parochial School

Date: 1925 

Description: View across road towards the parochial school, which is a two-story brick building with a cross on the steeple. Arched windows are above the entrance. Tree...

Photograph

New State Bank

Date: 1913 

Description: Interior of the newly constructed state bank. Featured is a safe, which is open to display the metal gate which has the words: "State Bank of Fennimore" en...

Photograph

Boy Scouts

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of Boy Scout Troop No. 1 of Boscobel. Three rows of boys and their scout masters are sitting on a hill in the tall grass in front of a log b...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Wisconsin Avenue. There are shops on both sides of the street. Businesses include: W.J. Griff watch and jewelry store, a hotel, and a grocery and...

Date: 1956 

Description: Church basement decorated for Sherwin and Emma Gillett's 50th Wedding Anniversary.

Photograph

Maria Schmitt

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Maria Schmitt (b.1842), mother-in-law of Sherwin Gillett.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of a female telephone operator at an 1890s era switchboard.

Date:  

Description: View up slope of students posing in the grass with a teacher outside of a clapboard one-room school building. There is a wood fence behind the building lin...

Photograph

Empire Mine

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Empire zinc and lead mine. Very litle lead is now produced.

Date: 1930-10-24 ca.

Description: Celebrating the first "Cheese Day" with a parade. A group of spectators gather on the sidewalk near a truck displaying a banner and stove in the back.

Date: 2008 

Description: The brick building at 340 South Chestnut Street, was built around 1930. It resembled the house-with-canopy-type station commonly constructed throughout the...

Date: 1910-12-06 

Description: Elevated view of stock day at the railroad yards, showing pens of sheep and other livestock ready for loading into railroad cars. All of the cars are deco...

Date: 1956 

Description: House with typical extension in rear.

Photograph

River Street

Date: 1924 

Description: View down street. On the right is a sign for "The Consumers Lumber," among other small shops. A carriage is traveling along the street. A briefcase has bee...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: This family decided to make a family portrait with a number of the members doing an activity. On the right a man wields an ax, while in front of him a man...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: View of fountain with a statue of a bird on top. There is a memorial to Christopher Columbus behind the fountain, and a church with a steeple in the backg...

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