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Haertel Brewery

Date: 1880 

Description: Exterior view of the Haertel Brewery which later became the Eulberg Brewery.

Postcard

Portage Canal

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the Portage Canal and the canal docks.

Photograph

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...

Photograph

Portage Canal

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Portage Canal, dug by hand in 1849 and completed in 1851. It was renovated by the Army Corps of Engineers after the Civil War.

Photograph

Portage Canal

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The Portage canal looking east from the Canal Bridge.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereographic view of Bennett's crew hauling a portable darkroom through a pond of water. They are on their way to Stand Rock.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The steamboat "Winnebago" with passengers in front of the Dells Boat Landing.

Date: 1885 

Description: Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul engine #689 on the turn table, surrounded by railroad employees. The pump house is in the background.

Photograph

Diamond Grotto

Date: 1881-03-21 ca.

Description: Four women gather in the Diamond Grotto, a notable land form in the Wisconsin Dells. There is a rustic bridge in the foreground.

Postcard

Canal Locks

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The government canal locks.

Date: 1927 

Description: Group portrait of family sitting on a bench in the foreground in front of a guest cottage. One boy sits on a porch railing behind the group. There is an au...

Photograph

Fox House

Date: 1925 

Description: The brick, Italianate style Fox House hotel in Columbus. There are brackets under the overhang and a large belvidere. A sign on the building advertises Coc...

Photograph

House near Canal

Date: 1962 

Description: A view of a house beside the canal, from the south side.

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Description: A woman in an Indian dress and headband sits at High Rock in the Upper Dells looking over the Wisconsin River at a tour boat.

Photograph

Portage Canal

Date: 1928-02-05 ca.

Description: A view of the Portage Canal, looking east from the canal bridge.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Sheriff John MacKenzie poses in front of the Portage jail with his staff.

Photograph

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.

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: 1927 

Description: The grounds at Springhill Cottages, with four cottages on the hill in the background. There is a person sitting on a chair inside an open-sided building in...

Date: 1854 

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...

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