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Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men standing outside the Potosi Brewing Company bottling house. Next to the brick building is a barn that served as the brewery's stables.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: View down plowed road of a man in an automobile stuck in a snowbank. There is a snowplow in the background.

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: View of fountain with a statue of a bird on top. There is a memorial to Christopher Columbus behind the fountain, and a church with a steeple in the backg...

Photograph

Depot and Train

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View across road of travelers on platform exiting the Lancaster train depot. A man sits on a horse-drawn wagon in front of the depot.

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of snowy street. There are branches down in the road from the trees. In the background is a hill. This is part of Frank Feiker's 'Souvenir' series.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The stone quarry. There is a meadow in front of it.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1925 

Description: View down street of the central business district. There is a furniture store on the left, a general store and service garage on the right and a drugstore...

Photograph

Business District

Date: 1909 

Description: View of row of shops taken from the intersection. A public telephone station, post office, and a barbershop are on the street. Employees and pedestrians po...

Date: 1864 ca.

Description: A view of the Trinity Episcopal Church, built in 1864.

Photograph

Large Talus Rocks

Date: 1920 

Description: View towards hillside with an outcropping of large talus rocks surrounded by trees near Castle Rock village. In the foreground is what appears to be a dirt...

Date: 1912-05-05 

Description: Large group of children and adults pose on the lawn in front of brick building. Other people look out of open windows.

Photograph

Gus Klindt Home

Date: 1905 

Description: View from street of front and side of the Gus Klindt home. The house was owned by Noah Brinkman in 1951-1952. The yard is fenced and there are two children...

Date: 1951-09-15 

Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy greets admirers at a Dairy Day event in Platteville.

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A view looking down Main Street.

Date:  

Description: Teacher and students pose outside clapboard one-room schoolhouse. There appears to be a bell tower on the roof.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: High school graduation portrait of Lorin Gillett. He is wearing a graduation gown and mortarboard.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Saint Clara Academy, formerly known as Saint Clara College.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An exterior view of the old brewery at Potosi. A man is walking down the street toward the building.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: An elevated view of town. Caption reads: "Arrived here today 4 p.m. Will work at mines about 2 miles from here. Expect to go to Platteville the last of thi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Beehives in the woods. They appear to be covered with wrapping for cold weather. There is a wire fence in the foreground.

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