Feb 11

They Called Him Rube

By Dennis Wilson


Feb 07

James Hibbard Publishes a New Article

12698652_1305084599508781_3133642462037715539_o“University Archivist James Hibbard has recently been published in the Wisconsin Magazine of History for his research on Francis Van de Wall. “The Civil War Photography of Francis Van de Wall” is an account of the late photographer from 1860-1867. Hibbard illustrates how Van de Wall improved his photography as well as how photos were taken during the Civil War.” — Taken from https://goo.gl/C0mFph

To read the article, visit the Wisconsin State Historical Society.



Feb 03

Madison Street, Lancaster, WI

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A very clear 1930’s image of North Madison Street in Lancaster, Wisconsin. Is the little guy walking on the right Lancaster’s favorite short person, Col. Sammy Draper?


Jan 14

a Wintery Day in Lancaster, WI

A winter day in downtown Lancaster in days past. On the right is the old Mansion House hotel.

Winter Day in Lancaster, WI