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Photograph

Train Time

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Passengers at the depot, awaiting the arrival of the train.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Steam crane loading lumber onto a railroad car for use at an International Harvester sawmill.

Date: 1931-07-19 

Description: The crowd at a free air show sponsored by the recently organized Waukesha Aviation Club in order to dedicate their new airport. In actuality, the club's ai...

Date: 1902-09 

Description: Elevated view of farmers with horse-drawn wagons waiting to ship their harvest goods, probably potatoes, at an unidentified town. There are railroad tracks...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: View over parked cars towards a law enforcement vehicle driving along on the other side of the street. A group of people, mostly African American, are gath...

Photograph

Gazebo

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of an ornate gazebo set in a pond. The pond has a fountain spray and tree-lined paved paths of the park are visible in the background while a flowe...

Date: 1967-06 

Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 500 block of State Street. Businesses include: (on Gilman Street) Wolf Kubley and Hirsig Toys, Hair House...

Date: 1929 

Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the house at 1835 Helena Street, and the garage behind it on the left, both built by Willard Droster.

Date: 1950 

Description: A man drives an International LM-122 truck owned by the Cottage Baking Company past several houses on a residential street. The text on the truck reads, "H...

Photograph

Furnace Complex

Date: 1925-02-11 

Description: View of the large abandoned furnace complex, left, company store, far right, and blacksmith shop behind the company store, on the site of the Jackson Iron...

Date: 1935 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for road construction equipment. Includes illustrations of a crawler tractor and a road grader. The road grader is likely e...

Photograph

Business District

Date: 1921 

Description: View across street of the row of businesses along the sidewalk. Includes, from the right, a man in an apron, and three young girls standing in front of a g...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A raftsman at work raising an oar (possibly rowing) with another man standing in the background. A second raft is in the distance.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Ravenswood Hotel set amongst the pines, with a large screened porch and balcony above. Benches are along a stone wall in front of a st...

Photograph

Old Covered Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a wooden covered bridge.

Photograph

Scenic View

Date:  date unknown

Description: View over river with a small bridge in front of the Carnation Factory with tree-covered hills in the background. Dwellings and fields are in the far right...

Photograph

Ruins of Cyclone

Date: 1924-08-07 

Description: A view of the ruins of a cyclone, showing a roofless house and an overturned automobile in the yard. Several people are standing in the yard, and two child...

Photograph

Minnesota Loggers

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Description: A group portrait of Minnesota loggers posing in the woods with two teams of horses.

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Description: View from shoreline of three steam-powered passenger boats approaching a dock with a flag on it.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of an old Indian trail marker, a twisted tree, as seen on top of Blue Mounds. Text below reads "Old Indian Trail Marker, Top of Blue...

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