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Description: View down railroad tracks of a locomotive arriving at the Barnum Depot.
Description: A large crowd at the Milwaukee Road depot, perhaps to greet William Jennings Bryan on the incoming train. The malthouse can be seen in the distance.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of the Lafayette County courthouse with the jail in the background.
Description: Boy Scouts plant a Norway spruce tree on "George Washington Drive," a stretch of road a mile long on Highway 51, extending north from the intersection with...
Description: "Main Street on a cold winter night."
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Family in garden with wood walkway visible in foreground, two people standing on porch of brick house behind; house has shutters around windows and front d...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Man working the gate of a split-rail fence.
Date: date unknown
Description: Group posed in yard in front of a frame house, with a porch and a hand-pump. There are three women posed sitting on the left, and a small boy sitting in a...
Description: View from street of the caffolding and cranes on the Wisconsin State Capitol used to construct the building. Men and women walk on the sidewalk in the fore...
Description: Girls of a visiting ballet company, in costume, posed in a rocky wooded glen along a stream.
Description: Parade drill of the Waukesha County unit of the Civil Air Patrol. Because World War II ended general aviation, male and female pilots who were either too o...
Description: Two men in suits crossing a rickety floating bridge on Squash Pond near Hotel Glennmore.
Description: Two men work at running sap from maple trees. Buckets hang beneath the sap spouts or "spiles" inserted into holes drilled in the trees. A team of horses pu...
Description: Photographic postcard of workmen posing with a partially built shed or corn crib. One man in sitting on the roof timbers. Two wagons with lumber are parked...
Description: View of a large residence surrounded by trees. The mansion sits on a large piece of property with a pond, and mountainous countryside is visible in the dis...
Date: 1910 after
Description: The Lynch residence, a castle like home alongside a road.
Description: Full-length outdoor portrait of Anna McConnell standing in the shade in a field, with trees in the background.
Description: "On Groundhog Day, Andrew J. Mueller went out early with his camera and set up a crystal ball to aid the groundhog in his predictions. He set up the camera...
Description: Waist-up studio portrait of an unidentified European American woman posed sitting in a chair with fringe on the back. She is wearing a light-colored dress...
Description: A carousel, aeroplane, penny arcade, and other rides stand inside an amusement park. There is a lawn at the center of the image and people surround the amu...
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