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Turner-Rusch House

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:  date unknown

Description: The residence of Frederick Jackson Turner.

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Henry Merrell House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A view of the Henry Merrell house, built about 1833.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of the Jacques Marquette and Louis Joliet marker. "This tablet marks the place near which Jacques Marquette and Louis Joliet entered the Wisconsin R...

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: A view of the Frederick Jackson Turner house, sold and much altered with portico added. The address of this home is 319 West Franklin Street.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: A view of the Marquette-Joliet historical marker. Erected by the Wau-bun Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: The State Register newspaper office. This paper was published by Andrew Jackson Turner, father of Frederick Jackson Turner noted historian. Andrew Jackson...

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1938-06 

Description: The Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago. This house was built in 1832 by the United States Government for the Indian Agent to the Ho-Chunk...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of St. Mary's Church and school in Portage, Wisconsin.

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago. Built in 1832 for the Indian Agent to the Ho-Chunk Nation (Winnebago) John Harris Kinzie...

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Portage Fairgrounds

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Fairgrounds. In the foreground is a fence and dwellings.

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House, before restoration. Built in 1832.

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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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Indian Agency House

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago. View of Portage Canal in forground. The canal was dug in 1849 as part of the Fox-Wiscons...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: A view of the office of the Wisconsin State Resister.

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House.

Date: 1967 

Description: A group of young migrant farm laborers leaving a cucumber field in a Chevy station wagon for a union rally in Portage. Three children are looking at the ca...

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1945-09 

Description: The Indian Agency House, built in 1832 for John Harris Kinzie (the Indian Agent to the Ho-Chunk Nation) and his wife.

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: The Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago. Interior view of one of the bedrooms.

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Purdy House

Date: 1959 ca.

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

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