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Date: 1925 

Description: View of an intersection with the State Bank and another business on the left. A water pump is across the street from the bank. A hardware store and another...

Date:  

Description: No one will tell

No one would dare to put in print
the Secret Knowledge.

That word of mouth is frozen deep
and all Report is still

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Men, women, and children stand in long rows along the beach, with fingers touching their shoulders, caught in the middle of an exercise movement. A crowd o...

Date: 1931-06 

Description: This map is a photocopy of a map that has been hand-colored and shows streets, the Wisconsin River, Mill Pond, and points of interest that include a school...

Postcard

Catholic Church

Date: 1909-07-29 

Description: Exterior view of the front entrance to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. A bare tree can be seen on the left and a fence lines the walkway to the...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: The Holy Redeemer Catholic Church Parish House, 124 West Johnson Street.

Date:  

Description: Memohead of the Bank of the Commonwealth, with a view of the dome of the Wisconsin state capitol building in Madison, Wisconsin, and names of bank officers...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View down a dirt road bordered by several buildings. Pedestrians are standing on wooden sidewalks on both sides of the street. There is also a horse-drawn...

Date: 1880 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Eau Claire.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The F. Dohmen Company Wholesale Druggists. A salesman's catalog with removable screwed bindings and pages of note paper bound between catalog pages. (One o...

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: 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...

Photograph

Decorative Shingles

Date: 1975-08-10 

Description: Scalloped design shingles decorate the roof, gable and pediment over the porch of this house at 305 North Livingston Street.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: The Badger Pharmacy, 1320 University Avenue, at the corner of Randall about the time that Oscar Rennebohm took over the bankrupt operation.

Photograph

Layton House

Date: 1925 

Description: A front view of the Layton House, which was originally an inn. Signs on the building indicate that at the time of the photograph it was the business of Car...

Date: 1940-07-18 

Description: R & W Root Beer stand, at East Washington Avenue and Thornton Avenue.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Reverend F.F. Ford house, at 1033 Spaight Street, was built by Mr. Harris prior to 1875 when it was purchased by Storer.

Photograph

Thad Wasilewsky

Date:  

Description: Gauer maintains this photograph was taken because of the man's interesting look. Man talked repeatedly with Vail and Vonier about running for office, but n...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Man drives Model M motor truck through town. In the background is a large building surrounded by a fence.

Postcard

Brick Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of the Brick Hotel (possibly the Mlakar Hotel). A large porch wraps the first floor and trees and shrubs can be seen. Text in red...

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