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Map or Atlas

Map of Darlington

Date: 1850 

Description: Ink on paper. Shows local streets and Pekatonika River. "John M. Keep, proprietor."Original plat of Darlington as surveyed by Richardson on June 14, 1850....

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Main street.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of the entrance sign to a Methodist Episcopal church.

Date: 1925 

Description: Pecatonica battlefield marker, Black Hawk Park (Lafayette County). The marker reads: "At this place on June 16,1832 between Wisconsin pioneers under Colon...

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: View of men standing on the lawn in front of the Wisconsin Territorial Capitol. They are standing near the monument of a shell of the Civil War period, rec...

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View at an intersection looking down snowy street across railroad tracks. There are storefronts on both sides. A streetlamp hangs from a utility line. At t...

Photograph

High School

Date: 1922 

Description: View of the high school. The building features an arched doorway, a hip roof with three dormers on the front and one on the side, a domed steeple with an A...

Date: 1981-05 

Description: Former Firestone Garage, Highland Street at Commercial Avenue.

Map or Atlas

Map of Darlington

Date: 1855 

Description: This map is ink, pen, and watercolor on paper and shows plat of the town, local streets, lots by number, U.S. subdivisions in red lines, Mineral Point Rail...

Photograph

Gratiot Homestead

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Gratiot homestead at Gratiot's Grove Site.

Date: 1882 

Description: Note from Albert Pool, surveyor for the village of Dunbarton in Lafayette County, as appears on the reverse of the Village of Dunbarton plat map. Pool cert...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of two women canoeing on the Pecatonica River. There are two more people in a boat in the background on the right.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Pecatonica River at the bridge. The river is flooding the town.

Painting

Rodolf Farm

Date: 1834 

Description: View of Rodolf farm.

Date:  

Description: The bi-plane constructed by Melvin Thompson during the years 1918-1920 on his farm near the former quarry in Lamont Township.

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Description: A vintage view and a modern view of downtown Shullsburg from the corner of Judgement Street, presented as a pair.

Photograph

Depot and Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down side of railroad tracks of locomotive pulling into the Belmont train station. A group of children stands at the platform.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Front view of the Lafayette County courthouse, built in 1861.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Building used as a lodging house for the First Territorial Legislature held in Belmont in 1836.

Photograph

Norman Peterson

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Norman Peterson, age 11, holds the reins of a team of horses hitched to a harrow. He is a student at the Mud Branch School, District No. 2. On the reverse...

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