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Description: View from hill looking down at a man and a woman standing on a hillside above the Mississippi River opposite Prairie du Chien. They are looking down at two...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of a proposed war memorial.
Date: date unknown
Description: Statue of Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette(1757-1834) atop a drinking fountain. Boys drink from the base of the fountain. Published by Kimmel & He...
Description: "On this evening we travel to American Legion, Bonau Whereatt, Post 69 in Mayville, WI. Carl "Bear" Bandle is the manager." Note the fish fry signboard.
Description: Lewis Arms, who is wearing his Marine Corps uniform, poses outdoors with his sister Nedra.
Description: Waves create a turbulent lake, with water spraying in the air. Part of the city skyline with three smokestacks appears in the far distance.
Date: 1973 ca.
Description: A sketch of the Pierce Residence at 424 North Pinckney Street. The house is sometimes referred to by the surnames of its other owners: McDonnell, Garnhardt...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Strong Avenue, looking south.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of Washington Avenue, looking north.
Description: Drawing depicting the Milwaukee Bank Riot of June 24, 1861. A large crowd is gathered outside the State Bank and Mitchell's Bank. A fire burns in the stree...
Description: Deep Rock gasoline service station located at the intersection of Scott Street and Oxford Street (STH 21&73) in Wautoma, Wisconsin.
Description: Boathouses on the shore of Lake Monona.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: On June 20, 1856 Hölzlhuber took a two-wheeled horse cart from the Lake Shore Railroad depot in Milwaukee to East Water Street and the home of his hosts, t...
Description: View from snowy ground of men working on the roof. In the foreground are stacks of wood on sawhorses.
Description: An elevated view town.
Date: 1962-07 ca.
Description: View from the Wisconsin State Capitol looking west down State Street. A man and woman walk up the stairs leading to the capitol building.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the large hotel at Kayes Park on the south shore of Geneva Lake. There are two girls in the foreground with well-dressed women in the formal...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Lower Ward School (also called Second Ward School) built in 1867 and used through 1923. It was torn down in 1931.
Description: The John Deere farm machinery manufacturing plant. "Bascule" passage between buildings which is raised to let freight cars pass on railroad tracks.
Description: View down center of Main Street which is unpaved. A young girl wearing a bonnet is standing in the road on the right, near another child standing at the co...
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