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Description: Family of five standing in front of a small guest cottage with porch. There is an automobile parked on the left.
Description: View from side of road towards main building of Nettland's Roll Inn, with a service station, restaurant and registration office for their campsites. A grou...
Date: 1928-02-05 ca.
Description: A view of the Portage Canal, looking east from the canal bridge.
Description: View across street towards three women standing on the front steps of Winnes Inn, a converted dwelling in a residential neighborhood.
Description: Street scene featuring the Ford Garage and the Bowman Bank. Several cars are parked in front of the buildings.
Date: date unknown
Description: Group portrait of eight men seated on a locomotive.
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: A couple stand near a group of parked cars away from the audience, including a Pontiac and a Plymouth. Behind them is a crowd of men standing in front of a...
Description: Chicago R&B singer Baby Huey leaning against a car with his trumpeter, (likely Rick Marcotte) and conga player, (possibly Plato Jones) who is wearing an Am...
Description: View across road towards the stone steps leading up a hill to the main building of the Birchcliff Hotel. A lawn swing is on top of the hill to the left of...
Description: Three-quarter view from road of a guest house with a large porch. A large sign on the lawn in front advertises running water in the rooms and a rate of $1...
Description: Elevated view from hill of Meadow Brook Resort. The main building is on the left and the annex is on the right. There is an automobile parked in the drivew...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Steamboats docked in the Portage Canal, which was hand dug beginning in 1849 and completed in 1851. There are industrial buildings on either side of the ca...
Description: Apollo No. 1 Steamboat at Dells Landing, Kilbourn. Second steamboat beyond. Canoe at edge of river in foreground. Also visible is a bridge, and Munger's Mi...
Description: Dogs in a car being fed ice cream cones by a man standing on the sidewalk and a woman sitting inside the car. The car is a Rambler Custom. Across the stree...
Description: View from above and behind the stage of Chicago R&B act Baby Huey & the Babysitters mid-performance, while the large festival audience stands around the st...
Description: Evaline Bennett, Ruth Bennett, and Miriam Bennett at the shore. The mother and one daughter sit in a rowboat while the other daughter stands on the shore h...
Description: The general store and boat tour ticket selling counter. A man and a dog are posing in the foreground.
Description: Aerial view of Cambria Cannery.
Description: View down a cobblestone brick road. Stores on the street include: the Columbus Hotel, Tremont Hotel, and a drug store.
Description: This map is pen-and-ink on paper and is a plat of a paper city on the Wisconsin River, in what is now the Town of Dekorra. The map shows lot and block numb...
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