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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of a river and Main Street bridge above the river.

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View looking down Main Street with carriages and people.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Interior view of the Fort Atkinson Public Library. The library was funded by H.E. Southwell with $10,000. War posters are prominently displayed and include...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View looking down South Main street with William D. Hoard's residence and trees.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view over the ox-bow of the Bark River in early morning. Buildings, dwellings and barns are in the foreground at the bottom of the hill, and a bri...

Photograph

Octagon House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of the octagon house. The caption below the photograph reads, "This house, built in 1849, is on Jefferson county trunk M, near Fort Atkinson. Its out...

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Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Dwight Foster public library.

Photograph

Model Dairy Farm

Date:  date unknown

Description: A model dairy farm maintained by Hoard's "Dairyman Magazine" for experimental purposes. Two women are walking in the driveway near the buildings on the rig...

Photograph

Mound Marker

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of the panther itaglio effigy mound marker, located on Highway 106 West. The text on the marker reads, "Panther Intaglio Effigy; Panther Type, Length...

Photograph

Ward School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Ward Public School. The sidewalk leads to an entrance where a sign reads, "Public School."

Photograph

Rufus Dodge Maples

Date: 1981 

Description: A row of mature maples standing along Highway 12. They were planted by Rufus Dodge, one of the early settlers of Fort Atkinson.

Photograph

Hospital Care

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Whitewater students care for a patient at the Fort Atkinson Hospital.

Photograph

City Park

Date: 1908 date unknown

Description: View of a Jones Fountain at Barrie Park, erected in 1905. The fountain stands among trees and a park bench and dwellings can be seen in the background. C...

Date: 1946 

Description: Women workers at Moe Brothers.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Home of the Jones' "Little Pig Sausages".

Date: 1953-07-17 

Description: John Crump of Lake Mills defeats defending champ Bruce Rodgers, 2 up, to advance to the finals of the 31st annual East-Central Wisconsin Golf Association T...

Date: 1953-07-18 

Description: Everett Robinson (left), Lake Ripley Country Club, Cambridge, and William Rhyme, Portage Country Club, examine the scoreboard before starting their senior...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of First Methodist Church, the third building.

Photograph

Mound Marker

Date: 1936 

Description: View of the panther intaglio effigy mound marker, located on Highway 106 West. The text on the marker reads, "Indian Intaglio Effigy; Panther Type, Length...

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