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Main Street

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Main Street with superimposed streetcar.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Keith Anderson, bass player for Illinois Speed Press, wearing a furry hat and a leather jacket, playing on stage at night at the Sound Storm music festival...

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Description: Spearing sturgeon at the dam in Kilbourn. Man with a sturgeon on spear in foreground, another man with a spear in the background, and a third man sitting i...

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: 1955 ca.

Description: Portrait of farmer seated beside barn.

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Red Bird Monument

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Red Bird monument, erected on the site of Ft. Winnebago and Red Bird's surrender.

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Portage Canal

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A view of the Portage Canal and lock. The Indian Agency House in the center background. The canal was dug in 1849 as part of the Fox-Wisconsin waterway pro...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Miriam Bennett wearing a white notched collar. Possibly taken by Evaline Bennett or Ruth Bennett Dyer.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Sound Storm music festival audience near the crowded stage.

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Purdy House

Date: 1959 ca.

Description: A view of the Purdy house, Portage, Wisconsin.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereoview of the steamboat the "Dell Queen" at Chapel Gorge. A woman and a young child sit on the shoreline.

Date: 1935-11 

Description: Marionettes made by Miriam Bennett used in the production of "Ocean Treasure", a puppet show written and produced by Miriam Bennett.

Date: 1971-05 

Description: Educational display of the Alcohol Problems Council of Wisconsin, a descendant of the Wisconsin Anti-Saloon League, at a conference of the Wisconsin Parent...

Date: 1856 

Description: This map is ink and pencil on paper and shows plat of the town, local streets, and blocks and lots by number. The map includes explanatory text.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Large group passing between serving tables at a picnic in honor of Dr. Jones, for fifty years the town's physician.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Paul Cotton, guitar player and vocalist for Illinois Speed Press, playing a Gibson guitar on stage at night at the Sound Storm music festival. Paul Cotton...

Date: 1967 

Description: Farm worker Conrado Lopez, on strike against Libby, McNeill & Libby, displays his "Huelga! — NFWA" union button with its trademark black eagle symbol in a...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Keith Anderson, bass player for Illinois Speed Press, wearing a furry hat and a leather jacket while playing on stage at night at the Sound Storm music fes...

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Guppey Guard

Date: 1877-06 

Description: The Guppey Guard, a Wisconsin state militia unit, in formation on a street in Portage.

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Living Room

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: The living room in the home of William Llewellyn and Zona Gale Breese, with a fire in the fireplace. There is a spinning wheel near the hearth and bookcase...

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