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Description: View of the Narrows, a channel of the Wisconsin River that is 52 feet wide and 100 feet deep. The first bridge spanning the river was built across the Nar...

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago.

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1929-07-07 

Description: The Indian Agency House, near the site of Fort Winnebago. A meeting was called to arouse interest in the purchase of the Agency house.

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Statue in Field

Date:  date unknown

Description: Statue of St. Francis is in a field beyond a lawn and small vine-covered building on the right.

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Grave of Belle Boyd

Date: 1921 

Description: A small granite stone and American Flag mark the grave of Belle Boyd, actress and Confederate spy. The grave is inscribed with: "Belle Boyd, Confederate sp...

Date: 1969 

Description: Close-up of Miriam Bennett working on a photographic print at the Bennett studio. Possibly taken by Ruth Bennett Dyer or Oliver Reese.

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Grotto

Date:  date unknown

Description: Roman Catholic grotto with a cross under a peaked arch surrounded by trees and shrubs.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Rustic log footbridge over a creek in the woods.

Date: 1926 

Description: View from street of a large brick house with an arched entrance and wrap-around columned porch. There are benches on the lawn along the side of the house o...

Date: 1927 

Description: View of the main building at the Grandview Hotel. There are women posed on the porch and on the lawn near the front walk.

Date: 1949 

Description: Architectural details of the Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, designed by Louis Sullivan.

Photograph

Black Hawk Lookout

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Distant view of Black Hawk Lookout near the Wisconsin River. Open field with single tree and fence in foreground.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Henry Hamilton Bennett stands with his camera on a platform. He built the platform in order to take photographs of passengers in the boats that toured the...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a fisherman with his lure, spear, and catch.

Photograph

Staudenmayer Graves

Date: 1910 

Description: The Staudenmayer grave marker set amid the lush vegetation of Durwards Glen.

Date: 1879 

Description: Stereograph of "Old Abe", eagle mascot of the 8th Wisconsin Regiment. Rear view of Old Abe perched on a cannon, with his head turned to the right. Include...

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Bride on Stage

Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: A high point of the weekend was the marriage on Sunday of Robert Leslie and Barbara Swenson of the band Northern Comfort. The bride wore flowers in her hai...

Date: 1926 

Description: Side view from sidewalk of "The Maples," a large brick house with arched windows and a columned porch.

Date: 1868 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Portage, with insets of the Court House and the Public School.

Date: 1927 

Description: Exterior view of a small cottage at the Grandview Hotel. Flowers are in a window box and an automobile is parked in back.

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