Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Purdy house.
Description: A view of the Indian Agency House, before restoration. Built in 1832.
Date: 1880 ca.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A sketch of the surgeon's quarters at Fort Winnebago.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Old Fort Winnebago military cemetery.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A view of the Portage Canal. In the immediate foreground is the Fox River, then the lower locks and the canal itself. The Indian Agency House may be seen t...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Sheriff John MacKenzie poses in front of the Portage jail with his staff.
Description: The Indian Agency House, built in 1832 for John Harris Kinzie (the Indian Agent to the Ho-Chunk Nation) and his wife.
Description: Mr. and Mrs. Deane Woody and Mr. and Mrs. D. B. Sanford, members of the Deane Woody curling rink of Madison, pose at the second annual mixed bonspiel spons...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The Pierre Pauquette monument located at the easterm terminus of the Wauona Trail. Erected by the Wau-bun Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revoluti...
Description: View across yard of a house beside the Portage Canal. It was unoccupied at the time of this photograph.
Description: Front elevation of the Fort Winnebago hospital.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Front gate view of the Old Fort Winnebago military cemetery.
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...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Steamboats docked in the Portage Canal, which was hand dug beginning in 1849 and completed in 1851. There are industrial buildings on either side of the ca...
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior view of the E.S. Purdy Drugstore, including four employees.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A view of the Henry Merrell house, built about 1833.
Description: Studio portrait of Yellow thunder, a Winnebago Chief.
Description: Portrait of Cornelius Wheeler of Portage, who served in Company I, 2nd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War.
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...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706