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Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1910 

Description: Photographic postcard of Main Street. Several men and boys appear outside of a store with H.A. Olsen printed on the awning. One boy holds a ball. The store...

Date: 1900 

Description: Elizabeth Farnsworth Mears, seated in front of a folding screen, holding her grandson Frank Barber Fargo, age six months, on her lap. Stuart Fargo, age thr...

Photograph

Cement Highway

Date: 1923-07 

Description: State Highway 19 in Jefferson County taken by the Portland Cement Company, probably to represent the modern concrete highway.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: This map of Watertown pictorially shows historic buildings, locations, and events with dates. The map is printed in brown ink with the border printed in gr...

Date: 1900-03-18 

Description: Portrait of Jennie and Edgar Krueger at 11 months, 17 days. Edgar, wearing his father's baby clothes, wears the same waist his father wore when he was two...

Photograph

Clyman Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View down Clyman Street, lined with partially-visible houses.

Date: 1910 before

Description: View of the west side of Main Street. Stores pictured (right to left): Kypke's Dry Goods store, Heimstreet's Drugstore, and a saloon.

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Front view of a monument erected on the site of Mrs. Carl Schurz's first kindergarten in America.

Photograph

McKay Nursery Field

Date: 1940-09-25 

Description: McKay Nursery Company field of landscape plants and trees.

Date: 1884-09 

Description: Sanborn map of Fort Atkinson including South Water and Milwaukee Streets.

Date: 1934 

Description: Man wearing a hat and standing in shoulder-high field of Reed Canary Grass. A swatch of grass in the foreground has been cut.

Photograph

A Business Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Shops and businesses line a commercial street. Men congregate on the left sidewalk in the middle ground, while a trio of women walk on the right sidewalk....

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Fourth Street Bridge. Published by Bittner and Tetzlaff.

Photograph

Three Sisters

Date: 1903 

Description: An informal head and shoulders portrait of Helen Farnsworth Mears (1872-1916), left, and her sisters Louise Morilla Mears Fargo (1866-1925), center, and Ma...

Postcard

Fort Atkinson

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Fort Atkinson, including the North Western Manufacturing Company plant.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Jennie and Edgar Krueger (twins on right) and Effie Goetsch (Carr) playing with toys outdoors. Effie was the daughter of Ernest Samuel Goetsch and Anna Sch...

Photograph

Austrian Pine

Date: 1981 

Description: A tall pine shading the front of the two-story brick house built by Rufus White in 1864. The tree was probably planted around the same time. Frank Hoard wa...

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: 1953-07-18 

Description: Willard Wendt of Lake Mills defeats Phil Schoenbeck, 1 up, to advance to the finals of the 31st annual East-Central Wisconsin Golf Association Tournament h...

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...

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