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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of La Salle Street, looking east.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the Narrows Bridge with a group of people beside it in a boat.
Description: Man sharpening a scythe blade in a field of timothy hay. Another man stands near him in the field, and in the far background a man sits in a buggy with a t...
Description: View of several buildings in Prairie Farm.
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of the dam and cottages at Long Lake. The structures are made of wood, with outbuildings visible in the foreground. Tree-covered hills stand in th...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the city of Rice Lake with a lumber yard in the foreground, a railroad and Rice Lake at left.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Chromolithograph postcard of three boys, two with fishing poles, at Lightning Creek.
Date: 1967 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Bear Lake, with surrounding forests and farms.
Description: Black and white postcard of a railroad station across from the Hotel Wells. Railroad tracks run between them, disappearing into the distance. There are tre...
Description: Like many early settlements of southeastern Wisconsin, Clinton was founded in 1836 by Yankees--imigrants from New England and New York.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior view of The Cumberland Hotel. The hotel opened in March of 1891 and was demolished in 1965.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Island City surrounded by the waters of Beaver Dam Lake, and by a vacation and recreation area that includes some fifty lakes within a r...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: View of Carnegie Library on the corner of South Main Street and West Messenger, Rice Lake.
Description: Photograph of fish altered to create an imaginary new species of fish, the Owl-eyed Ripple Skipper. Its apparent features include short fangs, a rounded b...
Description: Barron Co. Bank is on the corner on the left, with storefronts lining the street going off to the right. Most of the buildings have awnings over the entran...
Description: View from street of St. Mary's Catholic Church, located three blocks north of the business district.
Description: A ribes eradication crew that was part of the white pine blister rust effort in a Barron County forest. The caption indicates that the crew, which was com...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of the Park House Hotel (called the Commercial House before 1888), which burned down in 1892.
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: This 1901 map of Barron County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, cities and villages, roads, railroads, and lakes and streams.
Description: Knapp Stout and Co. flour mill. The mill was built in 1880 and was destroyed by a fire in 1911.
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