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Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A crowd of four African American men play conga drums at the Sound Storm music festival for a gathering audience.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A crowd of audience members dancing and standing at the foot of the stage at the Sound Storm music festival.

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: A dirt road leads to Dr. Blake's (probably Samuel M.) frame house in Lodi or Prairie du Sac. A family is under a tree near a wooden fence. On the right is...

Date: 1962-09 

Description: View across yard of a house beside the Portage Canal. It was unoccupied at the time of this photograph.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of five riders on horses posing on the road in front of two guest cottages. A young girl is standing on the left.

Date: 1970-04-24 ca.

Description: The guitarist for Baby Huey & the Babysitters, possibly Danny O'Neil, stands on stage playing a Gibson Les Paul guitar, wearing a wide brimmed hat and larg...

Photograph

Man Dancing

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A man wearing a hat, shorts, and fringed vest, with a pipe strung onto hit belt loop, dances among a crowd of other audience members at the Sound Storm mus...

Photograph

House near Canal

Date: 1962 

Description: A view of a house beside the canal, from the south side.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: View of the Spring Prairie Lutheran Church, built in 1853 and replaced in 1886.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: View from below of Paul Rabbit, guitarist for the band Tongue, performing near the edge of stage at the Sound Storm music festival.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men sit near Periwinkle Falls. The falls are surrounded by ferns and other foliage.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Overhead view of a young couple dancing in the crowded audience during the Sound Storm music festival. The man is shirtless and the woman wears a dark blue...

Date: 1970-04-24 

Description: Chicago R&B singer Baby Huey standing barefoot on stage wearing an open green shirt on top of coveralls. A conga player, possibly Plato Jones, is visible o...

Photograph

Portage Canal

Date: 1928-02-05 ca.

Description: A view of the Portage Canal, looking east from the canal bridge.

Date: 1854 

Description: Register of the Deed Office filed by the land surveyor and lawyer Alfred Topliff. The document includes detailed listings of city blocks. In the right hand...

Photograph

Stage Scaffolding

Date: 1970-04-23 

Description: Two people sit on construction scaffolding on a stage. The scaffolding is littered with electronic equipment to be used with the Sound Storm music festival...

Postcard

High School

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of the High School at Portage, Wisconsin.

Date: 1948-01-11 

Description: The remains of the boiler tank of the Milwaukee Road railroad engine of the Portage to Madison passenger train, which exploded and derailed south of Arling...

Photograph

Fort Winnebago

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Detail of the interior construction of the loft at the Fort Winnebago hospital.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Bassist Bob Collins (with a peace symbol on his instrument) from the band Tongue performs at the Sound Storm music festival with drummer Dick Weber visible...

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