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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of pasture land, with a bit of the Lake Koshkonong in the foreground, a wooden dock that is little more than planks, and several kayaks docked.

Photograph

Watertown Kitchen

Date: 2007-04-27 

Description: "Watertown Kitchen and Catering is at 108 South Third Street in Watertown. Our guest is Eiko Olson, former caregiver of Ralph Widmer."

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Watertown Public Library.

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View looking down Main Street with carriages and people.

Photograph

Willow Basket

Date: 1899-05 

Description: View of William Krueger sitting on a bench next to the house, weaving a willow basket and smoking a pipe. In the background is a pedal grinding/sharpening...

Date: 1900-04-29 

Description: View of the Globe Milling Company, built in 1848, and the Lewis Factory on the Rock River. In the distance is a dam, bridge, and barbershop.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several men stand and sit beside a building at Meadow Springs Golf Club. The building features an elevated porch and an American flag flies from the roof.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: The Lorenzo Dow Fargo Public Library building is partially obscured by trees in this photographic postcard. The stone, Gothic revival building has a centra...

Date:  

Description: A brochure and map of Jefferson County, Wisconsin, which includes color illustrations, a highway map of the county, a location map, and descriptions of poi...

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Photograph

Carton House Hotel

Date:  

Description: Exterior of Carton House Hotel at corner of First and Market Streets. A man stands on the sidewalk in front of the hotel.

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Wendorf family monument located within Oak Hill cemetery.

Photograph

Aunt Nellie

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Group portrait, with Stuart, center, and Frank B. Fargo Jr. posing with their "Aunt Nellie," Helen Farnsworth Mears. The boys are wearing jackets and neckt...

Photograph

View of Rock River

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a dam on Rock River. Commercial buildings are visible in the background.

Photograph

Dam

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the dam across the Rock River near the Empire Mills.

Photograph

Rough and Ready Dam

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Rough and Ready Dam, a concrete electrical dam built in 1907. Men accompany a group of boys on the far bank of the river. One boy swims near...

Photograph

Selma Krueger

Date: 1900-06 

Description: Selma Krueger sits in a rocker on the porch, holding a doll. Beside her is a buggy filled with dolls and other toys.

Photograph

Ixonia School

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A one-story frame country school with a single door. There is a row of trees and a fence on the right.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down South Main Street. Houses stand on the left, surrounded by trees.

Date: 1900-12-26 

Description: Jennie, in rocking chair, and Edgar Krueger, on a rocking horse, with small Christmas tree and toys, including wagon, blocks, and doll, displayed outside o...

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