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Date: 1900 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...

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1935 ca.

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

Date: 1868 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Portage, with insets of the Court House and the Public School.

Photograph

Marker, Oshaukuta

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A marker at the site of the former village of Oshaukuta on highway 51, north of Portage. The marker states: "This tablet marks the site where the village o...

Photograph

Fort Winnebago

Date: 1952 

Description: A view of the surgeon's quarters at Fort Winnebago. Partially restored by the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Date: 1944-12-29 

Description: Reverend C.O. and Mrs. Grobber and two daughters at WIBU radio station studio. Reverend Grobber is seated in front of a microphone, Mrs. Grobber at the pia...

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

Indian Agency House

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House in Portage, Wisconsin. Built in 1832 by the United States Government for the Indian Agent to the Ho-Chunk Nation, John Ha...

Painting

Portage

Date: 1855 

Description: Portage.

Photograph

Fort Winnebago

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Old Fort Winnebago military cemetery.

Photograph

Canal at Portage

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View down the canal, with buildings on right-hand shore and a boat coming down the canal.

Postcard

Cook Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A view of Cook Street, looking west.

Photograph

Guppey Guard

Date: 1877-06 

Description: The Guppey Guard, a Wisconsin state militia unit, in formation on a street in Portage.

Photograph

Fort Winnebago

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Fort Winnebago surgeon's quarters before restoration. Plans used in the remodeling of 1834 (furnished by the War department) were employed to determine the...

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Indian Agency House, before restoration. This house built in 1832 by the United States Government. Restored by Colonial Dames between 1929-1932.

Photograph

Fort Winnebago

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of the commissary warehouse at Fort Winnebago.

Photograph

Portage Canal

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View down Portage Canal, with trees and open land on either side.

Photograph

Fort Winnebago

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Detail of the second floor rear window from the interior of the Fort Winnebago hospital.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Old Fort Winnebago military cemetery.

Date: 1831 

Description: Drawing of Fort Winnebago (near present-day Portage) that illustrated "Wau-Bun", Juliette Kinzie's memoir of her experiences on the early Wisconsin fronti...

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