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Date: 1921 

Description: View across street of the Sextonville General Store, a two-story brick building on a corner. A car is parked on the left, and two men are sitting in a hors...

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Main Street with automobiles lining either side. An ice cream parlor is visible on the right side, as are a dry cleaning and tailoring bu...

Photograph

Old Road

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Four children walk away from the photographer down a rutted one lane road. On the reverse is written, "One of the oldest roads in [Richland] county, leadin...

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Charles A. Parfrey Poultry Supplies company, with hens surrounding a double Sure Trip Trap poultry cage, a view of farm buildings in the...

Photograph

Lutheran Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of a church. The building features a steeple with a cross and arched windows.

Photograph

Mill Pond

Date: 1926 

Description: View from shoreline of mill pond. Industrial buildings are on the far shoreline.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View down a business-lined street featuring a barber shop in the left foreground.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Ruins of the old high school building in Richland Center.

Date: 1909 

Description: Six men, a young boy and a woman stand outside on the porch and road in front of the General Store. There is a sign for "Star Brand Shoes" posted on the ro...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Interior view of Robert K. Jones' hardware store.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1921 

Description: A street scene with a group of people in front of the corner store. A flag in the window. A row of houses with balconies behind that. A large stack of wood...

Photograph

Natural Rock Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: View looking down towards a natural rock bridge with water running beneath it.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: View of a street scene featuring a horse-drawn wagon in the foreground and a restaurant in the background.

Photograph

New High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: The exterior of the high school. The building features a bell tower, tall chimney, arched doorway and Dutch/Flemish gable. There is a hand-powered well nea...

Photograph

Woodman Log School

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: The Woodman log school, in the township of Westford, was in use from 1850 until 1902, when a new school was built "just a few rods away." It is noted on th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of church with tree in the foreground. One of the screen doors is fully opened. A dust pan hangs from a tree branch on the far left. There are hom...

Photograph

Improved Rural Road

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Panoramic view of the section of State Highway 115 in Richland County known as Muscoda-Richland Center Road. Grading and improvement of this hilly section...

Date: 1876-03 

Description: Side view of the locomotive purchased by the Pine River and Stevens Point Railroad, being hauled over land from Lone Rock to Richland Center. In the backgr...

Photograph

Coumbe Homestead

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Coumbe homestead, home of John Coumbe, the first white settler in Richland County, who came to the site in 1838. The original buildings were log struct...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A panoramic view of the Richland Center business district.

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