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Description: Madison Soap Box Derby champion, 15-year-old Roddy Botts (second from left), with his family mapping the route they will take on their motor trip to the na...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Still Rock Spa with a group of people gathered on its front porch.
Description: Glenn M. Wise (Mrs. John Wise), Wisconsin's first woman Secretary of State, posed in the kitchen cooking.
Description: Emerson Brothers Sawmill with large piles of cut trees in the foreground.
Date: 1915 after
Description: Winter view of the Coast Guard Life Saving Station at Baileys Harbor. Snow has drifted on the shore, where a small boat rests.
Date: date unknown
Description: A view from the street of homes set above the street on an incline. Horses and carriages line the street below, and utility lines run the length of the str...
Description: A view of the interior of a Pima Agency dining hall. The wall reads, "There is no excellence without great labor."
Description: Ornate exterior of the Hanks house at 525 Wisconsin Avenue, built by Colonel William F. Vilas for his daughter Mary Vilas Hanks. The window detail shows ve...
Description: The dining room at the lodge with a view of the Wisconsin River. The tables are set with white tablecloths, sugar bowls and salt and pepper shakers.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: View down slope towards the new dairy barn, with a silo on the left. There is a tree stump with sawdust on the ground in the foreground.
Description: Exterior view of the Advent Church, featuring the church building situated next to a dwelling on the right.
Description: View of Nemours, one of the palatial estates of the Alfred I. du Pont (1864-1935) family built between 1909-1910 by Smyth and Son. A staircase leads throug...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Esther Peterson, a student at Mud Branch School, District No. 2, poses leaning against a tree on a hill while holding a baseball bat. There is a road and f...
Description: The dining room at Syd's Resort of the Woods, which shows tables set for a meal. Large picture windows have views of the lake and woods surrounding the res...
Description: Photographic postcard of the cities of Adams and Friendship. Elevated view of the downtown area, including tree-lined streets, city businesses and homes.
Description: Early morning at a railroad crossing on County Highway A, with houses and a barn in the distance.
Description: View looking out from one of the Confederate defenses around the outside of the city. Wooden palisades surround the earthworks. Houses and other buildings...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Members of the Krueger family standing in the fenced-in yard of Alexander Krueger's home. The home and several farm buildings stand behind the family. Fres...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: A general view of the Lane residence, which is the birthplace of Carrie Lane, later Carrie Chapman Catt, noted woman suffrage leader.
Description: Lois Wason displays her painted saying about grandmothers, with flowers, on a board at Becker Plaza. She is wearing a light blue work shirt over a t-shirt....
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