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Description: People gather the morning after a fire that destroyed Dixon's store as well as $100,000 worth of goods and eleven other places of business. The flames were...
Description: Old Abe, the Wisconsin War eagle, is perched outdoors with his wings stretched a little, on a stars and stripes shield near a cannon with a flag in the bac...
Description: Register of the Deed Office filed by the land surveyor and lawyer Alfred Topliff. The document includes detailed listings of city blocks. In the right hand...
Description: Fort Winnebago, from original drawing by Jefferson Davis. Manuscript map.
Description: This map is pen-and-ink on paper and is a plat of a paper city on the Wisconsin River, in what is now the Town of Dekorra. The map shows lot and block numb...
Description: View of Portage including St. Mary's Church.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Columbia County Jail.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Purdy house.
Description: Postcard reproduction of an oil painting of Fort Winnebago, which was built in 1827 by Major William Whistler and a detachment of the First Infantry.
Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, streets, a proposed canal basin, Fort Winnebago, and the Wisconsin and Fox Rivers. Relief is shown by hachures and no...
Description: This 1868 birds-eye view depicts the buildings, streets, railroad, vegetation and topography of Columbus, Wisconsin. The high school, cemetery, railroad de...
Date: 1834 ca.
Description: A view of Fort Winnebago.
Description: Kilbourn Bridge at the Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: View of the Spring Prairie Lutheran Church, built in 1853 and replaced in 1886.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: Lodi School was a three-story brick Romanesque building with a small cupola, built in 1868. It burned on March 28, 1878. It was rebuilt by December 1878, b...
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Stereograph of men working on rafts.
Description: Panoramic view from shoreline of the Wisconsin River in the Wisconsin Dells. A sandy beach area is on the right, and rock formations are on both sides of t...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Studio double portrait of two “Wilson girls”.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Group of tourists and crew members on the bow deck of the DELL QUEEN, an excursion boat that operated on the Wisconsin River at Wisconsin Dells.
Description: S. Pettersen family around square "center" table with a checkered table cloth in a house yard. A child is seated on the ground with the family dog while an...
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