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Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the Fargo Public Library in Lake Mills. Visible above the main entrance are the words: "Public Library." Reverse of cardboard backing read...

Date: 1911 

Description: Map shows in blue roads, railroads, post offices, schools, houses, churches, and routes. The map includes a chart of "Explanation" that acts as a legend. T...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Old Toll Bridge with buildings standing on the opposite shore.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: This map of Aztalan is pencil and ink on paper. The map shows streets, local businesses, churches, houses, and the Crawfish River. The map reads: "Informat...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Lorenzo Dow Fargo Library.

Date:  

Description: Memohead of the Banner Printing Company of Jefferson, Wisconsin, which printed "The Jefferson Banner" newspaper. On the left is a banner hanging from a pos...

Postcard

Octagon House

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House.

Photograph

Hotel

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the front facade and side of a hotel building. Two doors appear on the facade; the one at the left corner enters into a buffet. The door in the...

Photograph

Masonic Temple

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Front view of a Masonic Temple.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Fire hose cart racing team hitched to a fire hose cart and crouching in set position as if to begin a race. The men were probably firefighters.

Photograph

Boys with Their Dog

Date: 1905 

Description: Stuart, left, and Frank Fargo posing with their dog, Mark, in front of a folding screen. There is a calendar on the screen behind them.

Date: 1902 

Description: Portrait of Mrs. Henry Scholz draped with black fabric, surrounded by several floral arrangements. The portrait is propped up on a staircase covered in a b...

Date: 1906 

Description: Stuart, left, and Frank Fargo, both dressed in bib overalls, posing in front of the open door of a carriage house. Stuart is wearing a broad brimmed hat. T...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Rock River and Mill Race with bridge.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from train platform looking back toward Johnson Creek businesses and houses.

Historical Object

Christmas Album Page

Date: 1899 

Description: An album page titled Christmas 1899 is decorated with watercolor painted figures. These include a sprig of mistletoe with two berries and the Fargo...

Photograph

Bear Effigy Mound

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of bear effigy mound outlined in chalk at Lake Koshkonong.

Date:  

Description: Memohead of the Geo. (George) C. Mansfield Company, a manufacturer and dealer in butter, eggs, cheese, poultry and country produce from Johnsons Creek, Wis...

Date: 1879 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Lake Mills.

Date: 1926 

Description: A cottage with a "Hill-Side" sign. An outhouse is to the right of the cottage. There is a path up the hill on the left.

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