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Description: Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul engine #689 on the turn table, surrounded by railroad employees. The pump house is in the background.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Portage Canal.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Purdy house.
Description: View of Portage including St. Mary's Church.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: A view of the office of the Wisconsin State Resister.
Description: Fairgrounds. In the foreground is a fence and dwellings.
Description: Postcard reproduction of an oil painting of Fort Winnebago, which was built in 1827 by Major William Whistler and a detachment of the First Infantry.
Description: Carte-de-visite studio portrait of a small child sitting in a chair.
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: Church built in 1855 for First Presbyterian congregation. In May 1892, fire destroyed the interior. The congregation sold the damaged building to the Bapti...
Description: The State Register newspaper office. This paper was published by Andrew Jackson Turner, father of Frederick Jackson Turner noted historian. Andrew Jackson...
Date: 1831 ca.
Description: Fort Winnebago, a print published in Mrs. John H. Kinzie's Wau-bun (1856).
Description: A group of men and boys posed around Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway locomotive # 313, a switch engine. The Fox House is in the background.
Description: Exterior view of the Haertel Brewery which later became the Eulberg Brewery.
Description: Studio portrait of a fisherman with his lure, spear, and catch.
Description: The commissary warehouse at Fort Winnebago.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: The Turner-Rusch house. Frederick Jackson Turner's family lived here until 1882 when it was purchased by the Rusch Family. Julia Rusch was later (1950) pri...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Portage, with insets of the Court House and the Public School.
Description: Stereoview of the Columbia County Jail.
Description: The Guppey Guard, a Wisconsin state militia unit, in formation on a street in Portage.
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