Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Interior of a lead mine showing two miners kneeling with candles in hand.
Date: date unknown
Description: View down Wisconsin Avenue. There are shops on both sides of the street. Businesses include: W.J. Griff watch and jewelry store, a hotel, and a grocery and...
Description: Poster calling for the recruitment of volunteers from Grant County for the Union Army during the Civil War.
Description: Sherwin Gillett's son Lorin playing an organ. He is posed in front of a painted backdrop. On the organ is written: "Beethoven Organ Co., Washington, N.J. U...
Description: Large group of children and adults posing outside a brick building. Some students are posing in open windows.
Description: Announcement from the Educational Department of the Big Badger Fair, held September 3-6, 1912 in Platteville.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the ruins of the Nelson Dewey home. The house burned in 1873. A man is standing near a door or window on the bottom left.
Date: 1962-05-16 ca.
Description: Two metal fences with wooden posts in a pasture on a hill.
Description: A group of men standing outside the Potosi Brewing Company bottling house. Next to the brick building is a barn that served as the brewery's stables.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: The main entrance to the Hillside Cemetery in Lancaster.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of the extended Elston family, including sons-in-law and grandchildren.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Bridge over river from shoreline through trees in the spring or summer. Part of the bridge is covered.
Description: View down railroad tracks of a busy scene at the train depot. A train is arriving at the crowded platform. On the side of the depot a man sits on a cart, n...
Description: Jeffie Duncan, winner of first prize in corn contest, and calf, Lawn Mower, stand before tent exhibiting the Boys Corn Club Contest.
Description: Exterior of Central House, later known as the Boscobel Hotel, with cars parked outside. The Order of the Gideons was founded at the hotel.
Description: View down middle of tree-lined road of a carriage approaching from a distance.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: The sternwheel excursion boat, J.S., at a landing at Cassville. People with umbrellas wait on shore. Inscribed Souvenir J.S. The J.S....
Description: A map of Grant County, Wisconsin showing the locations of townships, towns, cities, villages, roads, railroads, schools, cemeteries, churches, rivers, and...
Date: 1900 after
Description: A view of the village of Bloomington.
Description: "The First Civil War Monument" outside the Grant County Courthouse. The monument is dedicated "to the memory of the brave soldiers of Grant County who fell...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706