Depot and Yards

Date: 1911 

Description: A view of the depot and yards. A windmill and water tower in the distance. Carts with sacks of flour and milk cans next to the depot. Signs for Western Uni...


Evergreen Resort

Date: 1929 

Description: The entrance way to the Evergreen Resort. The sign advertises rooms, hot and cold water baths, meals, camp sites, and tourist kitchens.

Date: 1949-04-27 

Description: Aerial view of New Lisbon.


Description: Letterhead of the Ocean Spray brand of cranberries, with a can of jellied cranberry sauce and a serving dish with the sauce retaining the shape of its can...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: The Hustler Harvest Festival featured the giveaway of a 1922 Packard touring automobile donated by Morg Rider, a dealer for Studebaker, Reo, Nash, Chevrole...

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Camp Douglas.

Date: 1979 ca.

Description: A specimen of Betula nigra judged in 1963 to be the largest example of the species in Wisconsin. The tree has a low fork with three major branches....

Date: 1968 

Description: Standard Oil station with road work taking place in the foreground. Included in the view is a telephone booth.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of cabins in front of a bluff, perhaps Castle Rock. A larger building is visible to the right. Text on bottom reads, "Castle Rock...


Main Street

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Panoramic view looking down Main Street, with horses and carriages parked outside the storefronts on the street.

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: Members of the Wisconsin National Guard Light Horse Squadron, Troop A standing in a row. Three women and one man, visitors to Camp Douglas, stand facing th...

Date: 1900-07 

Description: View across field of a deserted cabin at Camp Douglas. Another group of cabins are behind a fence on the right. Trees and foliage are in the background.


Description: Five men from the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Petenwell stand together and smile for the camera. They are posed in front of a truck which is parked ne...

Date: 1947 

Description: Map includes a legend identifying four types of runway lights for aircraft, and a building index. The map includes an inset of the site and location plan....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Four soldiers in uniform, four casually dressed women and a small child pose together on a blanket.


Castle Rock

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of Castle Rock with trees all around the base. Text in upper right corner, "Castle Rock, Camp Douglas, Wis."

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Description: Interior view of the Elroy Public Library. The library opened in 1908 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie with $10,000. On the lower right the cardboard back...


Aerial View of Town

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Aerial view of town and city streets.

Date: 1988 

Description: Cattail Valley Creek Bridge on County K in Juneau County. The view is south toward a farmhouse.

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