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Date: 1873 ca.

Description: A split-rail fence borders a prosperous farm. The low building in the center is the kind of cattle shed settlers built as their first buildings. Circular h...

Date: 1900 after

Description: Exterior view of Northwestern College. Young men pose in many of the windows. The building features a neoclassical style, with a columned porch and decora...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Three farmers remove large chunks of earth from the side of an irrigation canal in Vietnam to widen it. One man stands with a tool on the bank to dislodge...

Postcard

High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Boscobel High School seen through the trees. Text below reads: "High School, Boscobel, Wis."

Photograph

Richard Northey

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Richard Northey, 11, a student at the Northey School, poses on a pony. There is a barn in the background. On the reverse of the photograph is written "He h...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper" showing the front steps of the McCormick family home. The film was produced by Internati...

Date: 1941 

Description: Farmall H and M tractors driven in a parade through a downtown street. The tractors are driven by two women and two men. One of the men has a small child o...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Singer Minnie Ripperton performing with psychedelic soul band Rotary Connection on stage at the Sound Storm music festival.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A one-story building is situated amongst young evergreens and surrounded by stone walls containing river raceways for spawning fish. A group of people are...

Date: 2001 ca.

Description: The barn and chicken house of the Quinney farm.

Photograph

Memorial Day Parade

Date: 1902 

Description: Grand Army of the Republic in Memorial Day Parade. During the 1890s and 1900s, most of the 45 to 65 age group of men were Civil War veterans, and belonged...

Photograph

Wychmere Harbor

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Wychmere Harbor, surrounded by hotels. Docks, boats, and the bay can be seen in the distance.

Date: 1946-08-08 

Description: Singer Donalda La Grandeur, left, and collector Helene Stratman-Thomas on the porch at the home of La Grandeur.

Date: 1926-11-18 

Description: A man operates a grader marked "Russell Motor Patrol No.3" on a rural road.

Photograph

Red Currant Garden

Date: 1895-09-07 

Description: A garden of red currant bushes, owned by Jas. S. Ritchie, are featured on his fruit farm.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Children play outside New Salem Academy, incorporated in 1795. The steeple of North Congregational Church, built in 1807, is visible beyond the school. P...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Exterior view from street of the A.C. Larson house at 1006 Grant Street.

Photograph

Business Section

Date: 1921 

Description: Elevated view of the central business district. The Avoca Cooperative Company is on the street corner on the left. Three men congregate near a car parked a...

Date: 1885-05-18 

Description: Elevated view of the first passenger train to arrive at Merrill, a Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway train. The passengers are waiting on a platform an...

Date: 1988-07 

Description: "Suzanne Erdman of Theresa State Bank and Fireman Chuck Trauba hold a sign showing progress of Theresa Fire Department's Jaws of Life Fund Raiser."

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