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Date: 1929 

Description: View from pier of a Native American man wearing a headdress kneeling on a tourist boat called "Black Hawk" docked under a bridge in the Wisconsin River. He...

Photograph

Portage Canal

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Portage Canal, dug by hand in 1849 and completed in 1851. It was renovated by the Army Corps of Engineers after the Civil War.

Photograph

Marker, Oshaukuta

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A marker at the site of the former village of Oshaukuta on highway 51, north of Portage. The marker states: "This tablet marks the site where the village o...

Postcard

Canal Locks

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The government canal locks.

Photograph

Walmar Lodge

Date: 1926 

Description: View from below of Walmar Lodge. A hammock is in the foreground.

Date: 1930 

Description: A smiling woman with a toddler looks out of the entrance to a birch wigwam. In the foreground is a campfire with cooking pots and pails. There is tent in t...

Postcard

James Street

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: James Street looking with horse-drawn wagons.

Date: 1952-01-04 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Deane Woody and Mr. and Mrs. D. B. Sanford, members of the Deane Woody curling rink of Madison, pose at the second annual mixed bonspiel spons...

Photograph

Portage Canal

Date: 1928-02-05 ca.

Description: A view of the Portage Canal, looking east from the canal bridge.

Photograph

Portage Canal

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: The Portage Canal between the Wisconsin and Fox Rivers, from the highway 51 crossing near the center of the city.

Photograph

Walmar Lodge

Date: 1926 

Description: Screened-in porch side of Walmar Lodge. A bench is under the trees, and an automobile is parked on the left.

Date: 1932 

Description: Eight Native American men pose around the two-story stucco sided Pueblo Home. They are all wearing traditional dress, with four wearing headdresses, and on...

Date: 1970-04-25 

Description: Larry Wiegand and Dave Wagner, bassist and lead singer (respectively) of Minneapolis rock band Crow, on stage at Sound Storm.

Photograph

Navy Yard

Date: 1903 date unknown

Description: View of the Navy Yard located on the Wisconsin River.

Date: 1905 after

Description: Ludington Street, looking south.

Date: 1925 

Description: Three-quarter view of a small cottage at Mirror Lake Bathing Beach, with a screened-in porch and small trees in the yard.

Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: Ron "Pigpen" McKernan, keyboardist and percussionist for the Grateful Dead, sitting at his keyboard mid-performance, playing a tambourine. His t-shirt read...

Date: 1926 

Description: Elevated view of the Pine Grove Hotel and Resort from the opposite shore of the Wisconsin River. An excursion boat is passing by. Rock formations are along...

Photograph

Full Parking Lot

Date: 1956-08 

Description: Cars in the parking lot at Stand Rock Ceremonial.

Date: 1944-03-13 

Description: Gordon Gunderson, State Supervisor, Office of Distribution, War Food Administration, watches as Corp. David Moul, Lodi, pins a citation on the lapel of Gor...

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