Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Bridge carpenters and other workmen with a winch constructing a railroad trestle over a wooded valley.

Date: 1925-08-16 

Description: A chorus of men singing on stage with a crowd watching. A group of officials seated on the right. Rolling farmland in the background.

Date: 1942-10 ca.

Description: Robert Doyle poses outdoors with his gear, helmet and boots. He is standing in a field, with a tree on the left and woods in the background. A piece of she...

Date: 1902 

Description: The Alexander Krueger family seated on a porch in front of a decorated Christmas tree. Alexander and Edgar are seated on the left side of the porch steps,...



Date: 1958 ca.

Description: Falling objects smashing a structural framework.

Date: 2013 ca.

Description: A blind man with a white cane waits on the corner of 7th & Cass Streets. He is wearing jeans, a denim jacket, blaze orange hat and boots. Snow is piled on...


Ladies of Durand

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Posed group portrait of twenty-eight women, perhaps a meeting of some local women's organization.

Date: 1962-07-07 

Description: An old Ford automobile sitting in a farmyard, as viewed from the rear. There is a farmhouse in the background.


Algerians Praying

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: Algerian Muslims touch their foreheads to the ground in prayer outside of a mosque.


Hofseth Farm

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View down hill towards a barn on the Magnus Hofseth farm. Two cars are parked near the house. The barn has a gambrel roof and wooden ventilator. The loft d...


Tri City Airport

Date: 1928 after

Description: The Tri City Airport which served Wisconsin Rapids, Port Edwards, and Nekoosa, was organized in 1928 after the Nekoosa-Edwards Paper Company decided to pur...



Date: 1908 

Description: Colorized postcard of loggers posing with logs piled on horse-drawn sleds.

Date: 1982-08 

Description: Lomira High School Marching Band.

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Jennie and Edgar Krueger seated on a stacked pile of harvested sorghum stalks. Edgar holds a piece of the top of the plant in his hands. August, Sarah, a...

Date: 1893 

Description: Valley view of town buildings and hillside.

Historical Object

Wisconsin Thematic Panel 47-54


Description: The fast movement was a nervous reach for something west.
But along the way there was no hurry. Wait for noontime, turned round to a movement eastward,<...

Date:  date unknown

Description: European American man standing next to a homemade sleigh sitting on the snow at the base of front steps. Sitting in the sleigh is a small European American...


Monroe Street

Date: 1912 

Description: View from intersection of businesses along the left side of Monroe Street. A group of men are standing at the door of the drugstore on the corner, which ha...


Young Lumberjacks

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two timber sawyers standing posed with their tools in a forest. Both men wear heavy mittens, and the man on the left is carrying a saw across his left shou...

Date: 1921 

Description: Three-quarter view of front and side of the Methodist Evangelical Church, a wooden building with arched windows on the side and an arched entrance in the f...

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