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Date:  

Description: Elevated view of the town, probably from the west bank of the Rock River. Pedestrians walk through a park in the foreground.

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Watertown

Date: 1842 

Description: A view across the river of several residences.

Date: 1950-08-22 

Description: View of Main Street showing stores, people and vehicles.

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: A hand colored Map of Jefferson County, Wisconsin, shows township and section divisions, towns, villages and post offices, rural residents, railroads, road...

Map or Atlas

Map of Watertown

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Watertown.

Postcard

Sherman Avenue

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Sherman Avenue looking west.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View of Habheger's Bowling Park at the North Fourth Street bridge.

Postcard

Newton Avenue

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: View across field of Newton Avenue. A group of people are posed in the field near trees, and houses are line the avenue on the left and right.

Date: 1948-03-05 

Description: Harold E. Stassen (left), in Fort Atkinson, shaking hands with Ernest Marsh of Palmyra. Other men are lined up behind to shake hands.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A view of Main Street. On the right, Tutton Bros. repair shop and service station can be seen.

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Date: 1908-06 

Description: Members of the Lake Mills fire company pull the hose cart during a firemen's competition.

Photograph

Palmyra Spring

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Palmyra Spring, called variously "Blue Spring" and "Aurelian Spring".

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the veranda at Lawsonia Country Club, which opened to the public in 1930.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Free Public Library, dedicated on June 14, 1907. The library was built, in part, with Andrew Carnegie funding.

Photograph

Sullivan, Wisconsin

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the southwest road heading into Sullivan.

Photograph

The Jefferson House

Date: 1962-07-21 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Jefferson House, in business as a hotel since 1837. Several advertisements are posted on the hotel, along with a poster portrait of th...

Photograph

View of Rock River

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Rock River featuring a shoreline across the river with several buildings (possibly industrial plants), two towers, and many trees.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The public school in Sullivan, Wisconsin.

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