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Description: An aerial view, looking east. Highway 49 is at center.
Description: This 1870 map of Waupaca County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, cities and villages, and lakes and streams.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Couple canoeing under partly cloudy skies with sun dappling the water on Rainbow Lake, Chain O' Lakes.
Description: This service station, located at 301 South Bridge Street, was built in Manawa during the late 1930s as new, more efficient station designs were constructed...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A telephone operator sits at the switchboard.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Colorized photographic view from street towards the State Bank building on a corner.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Log house with lean-to addition. There is another building in the background on the left. A road or path is in the foreground. Carl and Christine Peterson...
Description: King's Koffee Kup, a restaurant located on STH 22.
Description: Letterhead of Wolf River Lines, a telephone company in Weyauwega, Wisconsin, with telephone poles and wires spanning a river with silhouettes of buildings...
Description: Several men in safety harnesses pose on and around a utility pole. One of them is holding a small child.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Muriel and Laurie singing as their mother, Christine Peterson, plays the organ at Christmas. On the right is a decorated Christmas tree. A large area rug c...
Description: Three men from the Frank Otto threshing crew. Seated in foreground is Richarrd Krenke. In the background is Ed Fink of Antigo, and to his left is Bill Henc...
Description: Three men loading a trailer near an International Harvester dealership during the "MacArthur Week" scrap drive. There is a large pile of scrap on the groun...
Date: date unknown
Description: Carl Peterson relaxing in a rocking chair at his desk. He is smoking a pipe and gazing up at a pair of mounted deer horns holding a fishing pole and rifle....
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Bryant Hall at the Grand Army Home for Veterans.
Description: Laurie Peterson playing the violin while seated on the top step in front of a screen door. Flowers are growing on both sides of the steps.
Description: Portrait of Clifford Thompson, at one time the tallest man in America, in a jacket and top hat posing next to a chair.
Description: This map shows landownership and acreages, townships and sections, and selected buildings.
Description: Elevated view from back of stage of band playing at a rock festival at the "People's Fair." In the background is a crowd watching from a lawn. Tents are on...
Description: Nineteenth century storefronts and angle parking in downtown Iola, Wisconsin.
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