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Date:  

Description: Pavilion in the park is on left, with a fence along the right.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: At the Aztalan Indian Mounds a group of people are standing on a hillside in the background. In the foreground are corn shocks.

Postcard

Built — 1852

Date: 1910 

Description: Photographic postcard of a three-quarter view of the exterior of an abandoned church. There are broken shutters in the belfry and a broken window in front.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Field with contours, and two mounds.

Map or Atlas

Map of Aztalan

Date: 1845 ca.

Description: Map of Aztalan drawn by Increase Lapham.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: This map of Aztalan is pencil and ink on paper. The map shows streets, local businesses, churches, houses, and the Crawfish River. The map reads: "Informat...

Date: 1850-06-28 

Description: Letter from Increase Lapham to his wife, Ann Maria Alcott, in Milwaukee. Lapham was at Aztalan and wrote to Anna regarding the geology of the region. He in...

Postcard

Old Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline of an old bridge over the Rock River.

Photograph

Aztalan Museum

Date:  ca.

Description: Aztalan Museum, exterior of building. The original building was used as a church and constructed was concluded in 1852.

Photograph

Aztalan State Park

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Field prior to the park's reconstruction, with a fence in the foreground.

Photograph

Waterbury Mansion

Date:  

Description: Distant view of Waterbury mansion, with field and fencing in the foreground.

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: This manuscript map shows the surveyed areas of the Town of Aztalan, Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Acreage of the surveyed parcels is given and lakes and st...

Photograph

Ruins

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of an old home or inn. Two figures appear in the window and two men are standing outside.

Photograph

Aztalan Museum

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Front view of the Aztalan museum.

Date:  

Description: Elevated view of Indian village, along a river, (in a painted reconstruction) during an Indian ceremony.

Drawing

Map of Aztalan

Date: 1837 

Description: Copy of N.F. Hyer's original map of Aztalan as published in the Milwaukee Advertiser, February 25, 1837.

Postcard

Ancient Aztalan

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of one of the Indian mounds at Aztalan State Park. Steps lead up to the top of the mound from the right, and a tall fence is behind i...

Photograph

Aztalan State Park

Date:  

Description: View of Aztalan State Park site when it was called Aztalan Mound Park.

Photograph

Aztalan Church

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Aztalan church, built in 1852.

Photograph

Aztalan State Park

Date:  

Description: Little girl under the "Aztalan Mound Park" sign, in a field. Another person stands in the background on one of the mounds.

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