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Date: 1880 ca.

Description: The State Register newspaper office. This paper was published by Andrew Jackson Turner, father of Frederick Jackson Turner noted historian. Andrew Jackson...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of St. Mary's Church and school in Portage, Wisconsin.

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.

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Red Bird Monument

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Red Bird monument, erected on the site of Ft. Winnebago and Red Bird's surrender.

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House, before restoration. Built in 1832.

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Purdy House

Date: 1959 ca.

Description: A view of the Purdy house, Portage, Wisconsin.

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Fort Winnebago

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: A view of the surgeon's quarters at Fort Winnebago.

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1945-09 

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

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a fisherman with his lure, spear, and catch.

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Purdy House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Stereoview of the Purdy house.

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Fort Winnebago

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: A view of the hospital at Fort Winnebago.

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Henry Merrell House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A view of the Henry Merrell house, built about 1833.

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago. View of Portage Canal in forground. The canal was dug in 1849 as part of the Fox-Wiscons...

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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...

Date: 1855 ca.

Description: Church built in 1855 for First Presbyterian congregation. In May 1892, fire destroyed the interior. The congregation sold the damaged building to the Bapti...

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: The Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago. Interior view of one of the bedrooms.

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Entrance Hall

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: The entrance hall and stairway in the home of William Llewellyn and Zona Gale Breese. There is a grandfather clock and antique rush seat chair in the hall,...

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Purdy House

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereoview of the Purdy house.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the railroad yards and station.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A bridge over the Wisconsin River.

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