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Date: 1891 

Description: This map shows soft marshland, water channels, solid ground, club boundary and shooting boxes. Big Lake, First Channel, Second Channel, Fout Mile Pond, Mal...

Photograph

High School

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of Horicon High School.

Date: 2008-03-14 

Description: "This is the American Legion Post #157 at 732 South Hubbard Street in Horicon." The signboard boldly advertises their Friday fish fry.

Postcard

Horicon Depot

Date: 1915 

Description: A C.M. & St. Paul train at the depot. A few men on the platform.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Van Brunt & Davis Company of Horicon, Wisconsin, manufacturers of agricultural implements, including the Monitor Forge-Feed Seeder and Gr...

Date: 1891 

Description: This map shows soft marshland, water channels, solid ground, club boundary and shooting boxes. Big Lake, First Channel, Second Channel, Fout Mile Pond, Mal...

Date: 1962-05-05 

Description: The John Deere farm machinery manufacturing plant. "Bascule" passage between buildings which is raised to let freight cars pass on railroad tracks.

Date: 1892 

Description: This bird's eye view map is oriented looking north-east and includes index of points of interest and businesses. The map is a photocopy.

Date: 1997-11-21 

Description: "Ruth Emery waits on us at the Marshland Cafe. Perch dinners for senior citizens are $7.15." From left to right; Shirley Widmer, Rudy Heinecke, Ralph Widme...

Photograph

Octagon House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Exterior of octagon house.

Date:  

Description: Image of Clausen for his campaign booklet. It was titled: "Clausen Looks Ahead" or "Clausen Looks to the Future." Gauer noted that it had to be retaken bec...

Date: 1980-01-17 ca.

Description: Vel Phillips standing outdoors wearing a coat holding binoculars.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vel Phillips, wearing a coat and a hat, stands on a gravel road with her husband, W. Dale Phillips, who is wearing a coat and eyeglasses. The marsh is in t...

Jim Widmer's "Spirit of Rural Wisconsin," Part II

Explore Jim Widmer's photographs of the Friday fish fry dinner tradition in Wisconsin.

Postcard

Main Street

Date:  

Description: Colorized view of Main Street, East in downtown.

Date: 2008-03-14 

Description: "Nick was our waiter at the American Legion in Horicon." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, Carl Bernhard, Nick, and Shirley Widmer. An album of th...

Date:  

Description: The major players in the Clausen campaign posed outdoors at his home. Harold Gauer is on the far left.

Photograph

Fred Clausen

Date:  

Description: Campaign photograph of Clausen in his office at his implement factory.

Date: 1997-11-21 

Description: "The day before deer hunting begins, we visit the Marshland Cafe in Horicon, Wisconsin." From left to right; Rudy Heinecke, Ralph Widmer, and Shirley Widme...

Postcard

Van Brunt Plant

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Van Brunt plant. The Van Brunt Manufacturing Company began in 1860 when brothers George and Daniel Van Brunt patented a design for a combinatio...

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