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Date: 1980-01-17 ca.

Description: Group portrait at Horicon Marsh. Vel Phillips stands in the middle of the group wearing a coat and dark pants. The man on the far right is W. Dale Phillips...

Date: 2006-02-17 

Description: "This restaurant at 315 Washington Street in Horicon has had many different owners through the years. The latest owners call their place Barduccio's."

Date:  

Description: The major players in the Clausen campaign posed outdoors at his home. Harold Gauer is on the far left.

Postcard

Van Brunt Plant

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Van Brunt plant. The Van Brunt Manufacturing Company began in 1860 when brothers George and Daniel Van Brunt patented a design for a combinatio...

Date: 1962-05-05 

Description: The John Deere farm machinery manufacturing plant. "Bascule" passage between buildings which is raised to let freight cars pass on railroad tracks.

Photograph

Octagon House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Exterior of octagon house.

Date: 1891 

Description: This map shows soft marshland, water channels, solid ground, club boundary and shooting boxes. Big Lake, First Channel, Second Channel, Fout Mile Pond, Mal...

Date: 2008-03-14 

Description: "Nick was our waiter at the American Legion in Horicon." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, Carl Bernhard, Nick, and Shirley Widmer. An album of th...

Photograph

Fred Clausen

Date:  

Description: Campaign photograph of Clausen in his office at his implement factory.

Photograph

Geese

Date: 1972 

Description: View of Canadian geese on the ground and in flight in Horicon Marsh.

Date: 2006-02-17 

Description: "Unfortunately, Barduccio's were not serving fish fry at noon so we had omelet instead. Korin was our waitress."

Postcard

Main Street

Date:  

Description: Colorized view of Main Street, East in downtown.

Date: 1997-11-21 

Description: "Ruth Emery waits on us at the Marshland Cafe. Perch dinners for senior citizens are $7.15." From left to right; Shirley Widmer, Rudy Heinecke, Ralph Widme...

Jim Widmer's "Spirit of Rural Wisconsin," Part II

Explore Jim Widmer's photographs of the Friday fish fry dinner tradition in Wisconsin.

Photograph

John Deere Parade

Date: 1992 

Description: A John Deere company commercial being shot on the streets of Horicon, Wisconsin. The parade celebrated the 2,000,000 lawn and grounds care products to com...

Photograph

High School

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of Horicon High School.

Date: 1891 

Description: This map shows soft marshland, water channels, solid ground, club boundary and shooting boxes. Big Lake, First Channel, Second Channel, Fout Mile Pond, Mal...

Date: 1892 

Description: This bird's eye view map is oriented looking north-east and includes index of points of interest and businesses. The map is a photocopy.

Date: 1980-01-17 ca.

Description: Vel Phillips standing outdoors wearing a coat holding binoculars.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vel Phillips, wearing a coat and a hat, stands on a gravel road with her husband, W. Dale Phillips, who is wearing a coat and eyeglasses. The marsh is in t...

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