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: View from shoreline of a crane lifting machinery to workers at the top of the bridge during construction. Words on the crane reads, "Stevens Brothers and S...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view across the Wisconsin River. Men and boys stand on the railing of the covered bridge. A sign warns, "look out for the cars."
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of horses and wagons on the road at Stock Day. There is a cattle pen in the foreground.
Description: Photographic postcard of the bridge over the Wisconsin River.
Description: The entrance to the bridge during construction. A worker works on the side of the bridge on the right. Other workers in the middle of the bridge lay boards...
Date: 1961-08-13 ca.
Description: A pasture along Highway 60 on a foggy morning. In the middle of the pasture near a fence is a sign for "WIS 60" underneath a caricatured Native American fi...
Description: A covered bridge across the Wisconsin River.
Historic Name: Bridgeport Town Hall
Reference Number: 125478
Description: View over fence of a family posing on the porch of a stone house. Text on photograph says: "Old Stone House Erected About 1800 for an Indian School."
Description: Photographic postcard of the toll bridge that spans the Wisconsin River. Part of the bridge is covered. Several men stand along the railing. A sign warns "...
Description: The exterior of the Bridgeport Hotel. A man, boy, dog, and two women stand on the porch.
Description: The exterior of the Bridgeport Hotel.
Historic Name: Reed, Alfred, Mound Group (47Cr311)
Reference Number: 82000646
Description: A class of children and a teacher pose outside the school building in the winter.
Historic Name: Bridgeport Cemetery
Reference Number: 125479
Description: Group portrait of quarrymen posing with their implements. There are carts on tracks that lead to the cliffs of the quarry behind the group.
Description: Two cranes and a car at the bridge construction site. Several workers work on carving out the road at the edge of the river.
Description: View from shoreline of bridge during construction over the icy river.
Description: View from street of storefronts, Post Office and group of bystanders.
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:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706