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Railroad Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: Train on railroad bridge with several men on the track.

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Description: Two small guest cabins with a vegetable garden in the foreground. A dog is lying in the yard.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of bow of "Apollo No. 1" steamboat with passengers posing near a dock on the shoreline.

Date: 1855 ca.

Description: Fox-Wisconsin portage and canal map, when the canal was not yet built. From a map in the office of the city clerk at Portage. "The old trail, the location...

Date: 1927 

Description: The entrance archway to Riverview Free Campground, with signs advertising amenities and boat trips. The information and ticket desk are on the right of the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The filling station and main office at Drew's Tourist Home. There are flags on the gas pumps. A man and his dog are standing next to the building.

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Oak Grave Camp

Date: 1929 

Description: A man, woman, and child pose by a car near a tourist camping stop.

Date: 1931 

Description: View from street of private home in a residential neighborhood with rooms available to tourists. There are flower boxes on the railing of the porch.

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Description: Sign for Lost Canyon, with car in foreground.

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Portage Canal

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: The Portage Canal between the Wisconsin and Fox Rivers, from the highway 51 crossing near the center of the city.

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Breezy Hill Cottage

Date:  date unknown

Description: Duplex cottage with automobiles parked in the back and on the left. Flowers are in window boxes.

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Description: Two men stand by the fountain on Broadway, which is topped by a statue. A horse and carriage are parked next to the fountain and a dog relaxes in the foreg...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Northern locomotive passing diesel.

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Ravenswood Hotel

Date: 1924 

Description: Three-quarter view of the Ravenswood Hotel surrounded by pine trees. There is a screened porch and a balcony above. An automobile is parked on the side in...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline at Devil's Lake of a boy standing in the shallow water leaning against a sailboat. A young girl wearing a hat sits on the sandy beach n...

Date: 1968 

Description: Large mouse being lifted by crane onto Bennett's Table Talk at 211-213 Broadway.

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Lone Rock

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View across Wisconsin River of men and women in canoes at the base of Lone Rock at the Dells.

Date: 1856 ca.

Description: This map shows plat of town, local streets, railroads, projected railroads, residential buildings, mills, and part of the Crawfish River. The map includes...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline of a man rowing a boat on the Wisconsin River.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across lawn and driveway of cottages at the Schofield Hotel. "Idleawyle" is on the left, and "Hummingbird" is on the right. Flowers are planted next t...

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