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Date: 1856-09-08 ca.

Description: A watercolor painting of the cathedral in Milwaukee, with well-dressed pedestrians strolling on the street.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: This map of southeastern Wisconsin depicts the Rock and Milwaukee rivers and the Kettle Moraine area. Cities and villages are identified. Stamp stating "Po...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sitting on large log (left to right): Ruth Bennett, Evelina Bennett, and Miriam Bennett. The Larks Hotel is in the background.

Date: 1916 

Description: Shows streetlights, streets improvements, and sewer districts in red. Points of interest are labelled. Map reads: "Map of Tenth Ward Showing Improvements S...

Date: 1956-07-08 ca.

Description: View from an interior of a car looking out. A woman is sitting on the passenger side of the car. A boy is looking into the car from outside, and in the bac...

Photograph

Kremer Homestead

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Located on 4th Street; only the first floor is visible through the trees. The house sits on a small hill above the street. Two chairs sit in the lawn on...

Date:  ca.

Description: William F. Vilas house, 12 East Gilman Street, before its remodeling in 1902.

Photograph

Odd Fellows Hall

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: The Odd Fellows Hall, built in 1838, was the first to be built west of the Allegheny Mountains. The cornerstones were laid by P.G. Sire Thomas Widley, foun...

Date: 1951-10-31 

Description: Elevated view of the 125 vehicles which were used in Wisconsin's first civil defense support battalion test in Madison. The vehicles were parked on Monona...

Photograph

Edward Dodge House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A view of the Pebble house, also called Edward Dodge House. Built in 1848 and constructed of cobblestone.

Photograph

General Store

Date:  

Description: The General Store Co. building and snow-covered streets of Black River Falls.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Business section of downtown.

Date: 1874 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Racine, with an inset of Racine College.

Date: 1978-02-02 

Description: "View from the water tower looking north up Milwaukee (Main) Street."

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Main Street. An automobile drives past stores, cafes, and First National Bank; the bank was organized in 1905 and erected in 1911. In the backgr...

Photograph

County Trunk F

Date: 1925 

Description: View from road of bridge along County Trunk F. There is an automobile parked on the other side of the bridge. Houses and tree-lined hills are in the backgr...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Soldiers' Monument in Fountain Park.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: View of Mineral Point Opera House auditorium and stage from rear balcony including painted stage curtain.

Photograph

Ho-Chunk Group

Date:  

Description: Group of Ho-Chunk men, women, and children huddled in a circle, and in smaller groups outside the circle. They are near several summer lodges. Probably a m...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: 1000 Block of Spaight Street, Marquette neighborhood. In the background, houses line the north side of Spaight Street, 1008 Spaight (the Snell House) and 1...

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