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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Sheriff John MacKenzie poses in front of the Portage jail with his staff.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: The Wisconsin River looking downstream. The Wisconsin River end of the canal may be seen at the left.
Date: 1928 after
Description: Two girls and a boy pose holding flowers in the garden of William Llewellyn and Zona Gale Breese. The boy grips the gnomon of the sundial. The girl on the...
Description: One of five aerial views of Portage, including the frozen Wisconsin River.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Purdy house.
Date: 1963 ca.
Description: A view of Fort Winnebago.
Description: A view of Franklin St., looking west.
Description: Covered bridge over river.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: The Turner-Rusch house. Frederick Jackson Turner's family lived here until 1882 when it was purchased by the Rusch Family. Julia Rusch was later (1950) pri...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The Pierre Pauquette monument located at the easterm terminus of the Wauona Trail. Erected by the Wau-bun Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revoluti...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Old Fort Winnebago military cemetery.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: The Portage Canal between the Wisconsin and Fox Rivers, from the highway 51 crossing near the center of the city.
Description: A view of the surgeon's quarters at Fort Winnebago. Partially restored by the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Description: An interior view of the Indian Agency House, including three chairs made by J. Davis.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the factories at the corner of Thompson and Hullett Streets. A large tree grows at the curb.
Date: 1834 ca.
Description: Group posing on lawn outside of the large brick building with a steep hip roof. Four men are identified (from left to right) as the turnkey, William MacKen...
Description: A view of the Pierre Pauquette monument located at the eastern terminus of the Wauona Trail. Erected by the Wau-bun Chapter of the Daughters of the America...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Front gate view of the Old Fort Winnebago military cemetery.
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