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Date: 1928 ca.
Description: A view of the living room in the home of William Llewellyn and Zona Gale Breese, looking toward the front entry hall. There is a grand piano in the front o...
Date: 1950 before
Description: Residence in Portage that was the birthplace of Frederick Jackson Turner.
Description: View of the parlor with a Nunns and Clark piano, identical to the one owned by Juliette Kinzie when she resided in the house between 1830-1833.
Description: View across field towards the Indian Agency House, built in 1832.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A view of Cook Street, looking west.
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.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: An aerial view of the Portage Canal, Fox and Wisconsin Rivers.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Purdy house.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: The Wisconsin River looking downstream. The Wisconsin River end of the canal may be seen at the left.
Description: A group of men and boys posed around Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway locomotive # 313, a switch engine. The Fox House is in the background.
Description: A view of the Indian Agency house after restoration.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A view of the Indian Agency House.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The Portage canal looking east from the Canal Bridge.
Description: Stereograph of the Purdy house.
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: 1929 ca.
Description: A view of the canal locks on the Fox River. A view of the Indian Agency House is in the background.
Date: 1880 ca.
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior view of the E.S. Purdy Drugstore, including four employees.
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: Bud Leonhard, Mrs. Mildred Solheim, Rag Onstad, and Mrs. Esther Onstad, members of the Rag Onstad curling rink of Madison, posing at the second annual mixe...
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