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Photograph

Lovers' Lane

Date: 1921 

Description: View down pathway in wooded area, which crosses over a wooden pedestrian bridge.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Wyalusing State Park in the Prairie du Chein vicinity. The Wisconsin River is in the foreground and the Mississippi river can be seen below with distant bl...

Photograph

Prize Winning Ears

Date:  

Description: Close-up of ten prize winning ears of corn on display at the Grant County Fair.

Date: 1916 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the six Schmitt brothers, Sherwin Gillett's brothers-in-law. In birth order they are: Charles (b. 1868), Alfred (b. 1870), Louis...

Photograph

Roany House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: House owned by Melvin Garthwaite of Bloomington, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Vine-Covered House

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Vine-covered home in the Potosi area.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young man holding a shotgun, and two dogs posing on a sheepskin rug.

Date: 1956 

Description: Two-story, brick Ballantine residence, with very tall grass in the foreground, and trees in the background.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Lorin Gillett at approximately 15 years of age.

Date: 1933 

Description: View of covered railroad bridge over a calm body of water, with some foothills in the background.

Date: 1952-02-06 

Description: Two store employees of a Kroger store stand by an Old Dutch cleanser promotion for gladiolus bulbs in a store in Lancaster. Other merchandise displays incl...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View over water of a three-decked sternwheeler loaded with passengers and flying two large flags. The one at the back is a United States flag. There is a s...

Photograph

Cemetery

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a cemetery with stone grave markers among pine trees. A barbed wire fence surrounds the perimeter. Wooden steps go over the fence next to the gat...

Postcard

City Hall

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A view of City Hall, erected in 1883.

Photograph

Date: 1916-06 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of Conrad and Mary Schmitt's (Emma Gillett's parents) Golden Wedding Anniversary.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View over town, including hotel and church, towards the Mississippi River. The far shoreline and bluffs are in the distance.

Date: 1949-02-17 

Description: One of five aerial views of Platteville and surrounding countryside covered in snow.

Date: 1944-07-02 

Description: Coon dogs treeing a raccoon with handler and spectators observing. Sign on spectators' fence says: "Elect Taylor G. Brown, Republican Candidate for Lieuten...

Photograph

Wright House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Wright House hotel located at 100 N Madison Street. Men pose near the entrance of the building. The Philipps House is located next door.

Date:  

Description: Small rural clapboard schoolhouse with class posing at entrance. There is a dog sitting on the right side of the building, and cows are in a field in the b...

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