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Photograph

Purdy House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Stereoview of the Purdy house.

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House, before restoration. Built in 1832.

Photograph

Purdy House

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereoview of the Purdy house.

Drawing

Fort Winnebago

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A sketch of the surgeon's quarters at Fort Winnebago.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Old Fort Winnebago military cemetery.

Photograph

Portage Canal

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A view of the Portage Canal. In the immediate foreground is the Fox River, then the lower locks and the canal itself. The Indian Agency House may be seen t...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Sheriff John MacKenzie poses in front of the Portage jail with his staff.

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1945-09 

Description: The Indian Agency House, built in 1832 for John Harris Kinzie (the Indian Agent to the Ho-Chunk Nation) and his wife.

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

Pauqette Monument

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Pierre Pauquette monument located at the easterm terminus of the Wauona Trail. Erected by the Wau-bun Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revoluti...

Date: 1962-09 

Description: View across yard of a house beside the Portage Canal. It was unoccupied at the time of this photograph.

Photograph

Fort Winnebago

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Front elevation of the Fort Winnebago hospital.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Front gate view of the Old Fort Winnebago military cemetery.

Date: 1967 

Description: A group of young migrant farm laborers leaving a cucumber field in a Chevy station wagon for a union rally in Portage. Three children are looking at the ca...

Photograph

Portage Canal

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the E.S. Purdy Drugstore, including four employees.

Photograph

Henry Merrell House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A view of the Henry Merrell house, built about 1833.

Photograph

Yellow Thunder

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Yellow thunder, a Winnebago Chief.

Photograph

Cornelius Wheeler

Date:  

Description: Portrait of Cornelius Wheeler of Portage, who served in Company I, 2nd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War.

Date: 1944-12-29 

Description: Reverend C.O. and Mrs. Grobber and two daughters at WIBU radio station studio. Reverend Grobber is seated in front of a microphone, Mrs. Grobber at the pia...

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