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Date: 1887 ca.
Description: Two lumber rafts with men aboard floating down the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: The State Register newspaper office. This paper was published by Andrew Jackson Turner, father of Frederick Jackson Turner noted historian. Andrew Jackson...
Date: 1881-03-21 ca.
Description: A man rows a small boat through Mouth Rood's Glen. Behind the boat a portable darkroom tent is set up.
Description: Evaline Helen Marshall and unidentified woman on a rock cliff over Devil's Lake.
Description: Carte-de-visite studio portrait of a small child sitting in a chair.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Kilbourn Bridge.
Description: Engraved view of Rood's Glen. A boy plays with a toy boat at bottom left while two men and a woman talk at bottom right. Two other figures can be seen in t...
Description: The Andrew Amundsen family is posed around a table adorned with a knit cloth. Andrew and his wife, Sarah, are in rocking chairs with cloths over the backs....
Description: Old Abe, the Wisconsin War eagle, is perched outdoors with his wings stretched a little, on a stars and stripes shield near a cannon with a flag in the bac...
Description: View of Portage including St. Mary's Church.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Students and teachers pose in front of Inch School.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: General store and post office. Hans Johsnon, Newport's founder, is shown on the porch. The post office was established on October 17, 1882, with Johnson...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: The Turner-Rusch house. Frederick Jackson Turner's family lived here until 1882 when it was purchased by the Rusch Family. Julia Rusch was later (1950) pri...
Description: Drawing of Fort Winnebago (near present-day Portage) that illustrated "Wau-Bun," Juliette Kinzie's memoir of her experiences on the early Wisconsin fronti...
Description: Studio portrait of Yellow thunder, a Winnebago Chief.
Description: This 1868 birds-eye view depicts the buildings, streets, railroad, vegetation and topography of Columbus, Wisconsin. The high school, cemetery, railroad de...
Description: View from riverbank of the Chicago Milwaukee and St. Paul railroad locomotive no. 142 on the Kilbourn bridge.
Description: Pencil sketch of a cross-section of the Dells of the Wisconsin River.
Description: Exterior view of the Haertel Brewery which later became the Eulberg Brewery.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: A fleet of rafts on the Wisconsin River below the Kilbourn dam.
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