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Description: Bonnie Butler, 4525 Winnequah Road, is looking at old Indian bones uncovered by road digging machinery that cut into the edge of a mound in Frost Woods whe...
Date: date unknown
Description: "Genius of Wisconsin" statue, originally sculpted by Helen Mears for the Columbian Exposition of 1893. It was later recreated in marble by the Piccirilli B...
Description: Exterior view of the Spring Green Restaurant.
Date: 1922 after
Description: Outdoor view of an Air-Lec automatic door opener for swinging doors set up on a wood plank on a rooftop. Probably the top of Schoelkopf's manufacturing pla...
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: The Jarvis-Ward-Atwood octagonal house, 121 West Wilson Street, built for Mr. Jarvis from red brick made at a kiln, owned by W.A.P. Morris, at the turn of...
Description: An uphill view of a street in the main business district. The right side is lined with buildings. A drug store, a chiropractor and signs for tires and gas....
Description: View down the main street of town, lined with small shops. A horse leads a wagon past Lewis Abramowitz' store at right.
Description: Panoramic view of Fergus Falls after a cyclone ravaged it. Grand Hotel (middle), and Catholic Church (right), have been labeled. Red River Milling Company...
Description: A fleet of trucks owned by the Tri-State Ice Cream Company lined up in front of the company building. A sign in the shape of a milk bottle stands on top of...
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: An exterior view of the new Trinity Lutheran Church, 1904 Winnebago Street.
Description: View of street including bank and people standing on sidewalks.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: This map shows piers, streets, the Manitowoc River and shore lines of 1856, 1869, 1873 and 1874. The top margin reads; "Soundings taken 1974." Written in i...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the Rock County Court House.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Court Street in Sparta.
Date: 1900-06 ca.
Description: Cyanotype of the Fairchild Residence, home of Lucius Fairchild. The older woman is Mrs. Lucius Fairchild and the other is possibly Mrs. Sarah Fairchild De...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the stone-walled headquarters building of the Water Regulatory Board located within a grove of trees. According to text included with the...
Description: Illustration by N.A. Greenback of ice-skaters and iceboats featuring the new Poughkeepsie design of pivoting runners. A key at the bottom of the image iden...
Description: Finish line of the Soap Box Derby on Midvale Boulevard. Two cars are about to cross the line with crowds of people watching from behind fences along the si...
Description: "Newly poured cement is covered up as a protection for the very cold nights."
Description: A group of school-age children with a few adults playing band instruments outdoors at a Civilian Defense Rally.
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