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RCHS Photo Archives

A.F. Hall & Co. Reliable JewelersBring history to your home when you purchase a photographic reproduction from the Rock County Historical Society’s visual image collection!

Browse through the photos below to find the right one for you. Can’t find what you’re looking for? Email the RCHS Archives Manager to further explore our collection of over 12,000 images.

Terms & conditions

Prints purchased from our online store must be intended for non-commercial (personal or home) use.

Non-commercial use includes:

  • Personal research or interest
  • Use by government, schools, students, teachers, and nonprofit groups
  • Historic preservation projects
  • PowerPoint presentation for educational purposes, if no admission fee is charged

Commercial use includes, but is not limited to:

  • Books and publications
  • Advertising/promotion
  • Internet usage
  • Display in a business or workplace

If you are interested in purchasing a print or digital scan for commercial use, please contact the Archives Manager.

For more information on commercial use of RCHS visual images, download our Photo & Document Reproduction Guide (PDF):

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The Rock County Historical Society enriches and engages the communities in Rock County, Wisconsin through preservation and dissemination of the unique history and heritage of our area.


Gathering here today in the Rock River Valley, the Rock County Historical Society (RCHS) acknowledges the Indigenous People whose ancestors thrived for thousands of years in this region. RCHS welcomes all the First Nations as the nations pass along their native language and traditions to younger generations.

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