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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: 1932 ca.
Description: Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Fairgrounds. In the foreground is a fence and dwellings.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A small child stands by a rustic wooden gate in a brick archway at the home of William Llewellyn and Zona Gale Breese. The child may be Leslyn, the adopted...
Description: Stereoview of the Portage Canal.
Description: View across yard of a house beside the Portage Canal. It was unoccupied at the time of this photograph.
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of St. Mary's Church and school in Portage, Wisconsin.
Description: The Indian Agency House, near the site of Fort Winnebago. A meeting was called to arouse interest in the purchase of the Agency house.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of the commissary warehouse at Fort Winnebago.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Indian Agency House before restoration.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Purdy house.
Date: 1928 after
Description: This room in the home of William Llewellyn and Zone Gale Breese, with desk, wood paneled walls, fireplace, and tile floor served as Ms. Gale's study.
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...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A view of the Columbia County Court House.
Description: Indian Agency House, near the site of Fort Winnebago. This is an interior view of the parlor.
Date: 1800 after
Description: This map shows the land claim owned by the Portage Canal Company and includes an index of landownership and landmarks. The Wisconsin and Portage River, the...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: The Portage Canal between the Wisconsin and Fox Rivers, from the highway 51 crossing near the center of the city.
Description: A portrait of the bride, Juliette, seated, with her father, William Llewellyn Breese, and step-mother Zona Gale Breese, standing behind her. There is an ar...
Description: A view of the Fort Winnebago hospital. Detail showing the front door. All but the screen door is original.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: A view of the office of the Wisconsin State Resister.
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