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Date: date unknown
Description: View from shoreline of three people, probably children, on a rowboat near the north side of Sugar Bowl.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A view of the Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago. View of Portage Canal in forground. The canal was dug in 1849 as part of the Fox-Wiscons...
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: View from road of row of cabins with chairs on the lawn in front. There is an automobile parked behind the first cabin.
Description: Apollo No. 1 Steamboat at Dells Landing, Kilbourn. Second steamboat beyond. Canoe at edge of river in foreground. Also visible is a bridge, and Munger's Mi...
Description: View from shoreline of George and Nellie Crandall with two men on their boat "Bessie" at Sugar Bowl.
Description: Front entrance to the Black Oaks resort. A man is driving an automobile down the drive near two stone walls with columns framing the entrance to the drivew...
Description: Texaco station, with an automobile parked next to the a stone building which has two pumps, at Restwood Cabins. Cabins surround the station, and there is a...
Description: A close view of the canal locks.
Description: Filling station and office at Brady's Lodge. An attendant is standing by the gas pump. There is a truck parked on the right. Signs on the left read: "Sandw...
Description: Guest cottages at Fitzgerald's along a sidewalk. Benches are next to the doors. Laundry is drying in the back on a clothesline. The main building is in the...
Description: View from street of the Shell Station at Wee Hoose.
Description: Rear view of flagman standing at the narrows in the Wisconsin River as a steamboat approaches.
Description: Street scene featuring the Ford Garage and the Bowman Bank. Several cars are parked in front of the buildings.
Description: Workers gathering at a cucumber receiving station after striking.
Description: Night view of gift shops, restaurants, and other attractions in a two-story shopping plaza. Several cars are parked along the curb beneath a streetlight in...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Steamboats docked in the Portage Canal, which was hand dug beginning in 1849 and completed in 1851. There are industrial buildings on either side of the ca...
Description: A distant view of the canal locks.
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: A group of young men crowd around a campfire in the Sound Stage campground. In the background is a truck and a station wagon near men who appear to be sett...
Description: View down a cobblestone brick road. Stores on the street include: the Columbus Hotel, Tremont Hotel, and a drug store.
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