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Date: 1858 ca.
Description: In August 1858, Hölzlhuber traveled up the St. Croix River to Stillwater, Minnesota, on the steamship Winona. He noted the upper Mississippi's tribu...
Description: "The famous Blue Angel Drill Team visits Milwaukee."
Date: 1870 before
Description: North of Huron Street Bridge looking toward point near Grand Avenue crossing. A ship with several masts is docked on the river, and several large building...
Date: 1904 after
Description: Looking west from Washington Monument. Monument is on the right, with the view down the street on the left. A church, two other monuments, and several ot...
Description: A retail street at the intersection of East Oat Avenue. Cars are parked in the middle of the street. The shops are: a restaurant, Guernsey's Bakery, a drug...
Description: Three patriotically dressed women on horseback in town. The large flags have 45 stars, and the small flags have 46 stars.
Description: Two men stand on the steps leading into the Houck & Cherrington hardware store while an International sales and service truck is parked alongside the curb...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: James Street looking with horse-drawn wagons.
Date: 2012 ca.
Description: Gundersen Tri-State ambulance and fire truck personnel rescue a man who may have had a seizure at the Bimbo Bakery. The vehicles are parked in the street,...
Description: People walking on the street, some wearing costumes, at the Willy Street Fair. Behind them are booths along the curb.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Wickets Island, a small island in a bay with dense foliage. A large tower is visible on the island and boats can be seen in the bay.
Description: A group of men pose in front of Capital Airlines airplane at Madison Municipal Airport - Truax Field.
Description: Two workmen use a McCormick-Deering I-12 industrial tractor to a pull Boeing U.S. mail and express airplane from a Municipal Airport hangar during the Amer...
Description: View down C Street. Two boys stand outside a store on the right as a man bikes down the street. Published by Pioneer Drug Store.
Description: Driver of the week, Elmer L. Nordness of 2406 Gregory Street in his car. Nordness was chosen as the Wisconsin State Journal's "Courteous Driver of the Wee...
Description: Elevated view of International Harvester's Osborne Works factory (later known as "Auburn Works") and the surrounding neighborhood.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The corner of Main Street and Tayco Street looking south towards Doty Island. The slanting timbers controlled the primitive draw bridge across the canal.
Description: Tinted photographic postcard of Cable's High and Grade School building. A flag flies on the right, and a group of children are looking out of a second stor...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Bascom Hill and lower campus vicinity from the roof of the Wisconsin Historical Society, which was then under construction. A large group...
Description: Aerial view of the city and rolling hills in the background. A bridge crossing the Trempealeau River is also visible.
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