Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Barn located at County PD west of Verona.
Description: Tim Finch and Kay Finch of the Perry Creek Cranberry Company. In the background men work in the cranberry marsh to harvest the berries.
Description: Badger Radiator Service, 2305 Winnebago Street. Owned by Donald Felland from 1960-2005. Demolished in 2008.
Description: People working on the Mifflin Street Co-op mural.
Date: 1985 ca.
Description: As part of resurfacing work on the Interstate pieces of concrete and rebar are loaded into an International dump truck.
Description: "Chuck Berhard gives instructions to runners at the American Legion Run."
Description: A Ford Truck cement mixer delivers concrete for a pour during construction on one of the Wisconsin Interstate Highways.
Date: 1986 ca.
Description: Pictorial map showing businesses with phone numbers, roads, railroads, and parks. Includes text titled "History of Portage County."
Description: "Runners turned the corner at the intersection of McArthur Road & Bancroft Road."
Description: Grain storage building located near the railroad tracks. The wrecker service truck parked near the warehouse bears the slogan, "the happy hooker."
Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for the 1981 limited edition International Transtar 4300 Eagle Brougham semi-truck featuring color illustration and...
Description: A cement finisher corrects surface imperfections left by the mechanical finisher during a resurfacing project on I90/94.
Description: "Memorial Day at the River Church Cemetery."
Description: "Andy Schnitzler holds the plans for the 'River View Mobile Home Park' which will be developed in the fields behind."
Description: Panoramic view of the bridge over the frozen Eau Claire River.
Description: An elderly man sitting in the grass by a Windsor Canadian Whiskey billboard.
Description: "Chuck Trauba releases pheasants on Warner Road."
Description: Pastors John Berg and Bob Hoepner greet parishioners outside Saint Peters Lutheran Church.
Description: As part of a construction job on one of Wisconsin's interstate highways, concrete travels down a series of chutes from the cement mixer to the pour site.
Description: "Have another beer!"
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706