The "Index" is a written narrative dating and interpreting photos and documents; it provides the accession number of the photo and document, which can be used to access the image.

 

The public is encouraged to help preserve history of greater Rib Lake.  Anyone having historical photos or documents is encouraged to loan them to the Society.  The Society will promptly scan the item, return the original item to the loaner, and give the loaner credit. 

 

 

FOLDER 14: Index to Rib Lake Photo and Document Collection


An important and ongoing goal of the Rib Lake Historical Society is photo and document preservation, collection and publication.  Each image has been assigned its accession number.  Documents, maps, books, etc. consisting of more than one page use the same accession number, but pages following the first are labeled A, B, C, etc.  The first accession number is 10000. 

Note: to search the document, please do either:

1) Hit "Ctrl-F" to open search box.  Then, type in the word, family name, city, etc. that you are looking for and hit enter.  Your search results will come up and you can scroll through the results by clicking on the appropriate arrow.

2) Click >Edit then, >Find to open search box.  Then, type in the word, family name, city, etc. that you are looking for and hit enter.  Your search results will come up and you can scroll through the results by clicking on the appropriate arrow.


"Rib Lake Photo and Document Collection"

Thousands of images!

One of the top features of this site is the "Index to Rib Lake Photo and Document collection".  By utilizing the "Index", you have access to thousands of images featuring the rich history of Rib Lake, Taylor County, Wisconsin.  The "Index" is word-searchable!  
 
To access the word-searchable images, you need to open the PDF document below.
Once it is open, just hold down the "ctrl" key and the "f" key to perform your search.
This allows you to "Find" names, places, etc.
"Index to Rib Lake Photo and Document collection"
click here:

or, view here: