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Description: Letterhead of the Kewaskum Mutual Fire Insurance Company of Washington County, Wisconsin, with a Native American man wearing buckskin clothes and leggings...
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard view of the Milwaukee River from the road. There are buildings in the background on the right.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Washington County highway worker filling a Kissel-built truck with gravel and crushed rock.
Description: A man stands near scrap metal piled beside a dealership building. The metal was collected for a war time scrap drive.
Description: "The Slinger House is at 100 W. Washington St. in Slinger, WI, at the intersection of Highway's 175 & 144."
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Workers leaving the Kissell Motor Car Company have their identification badges checked. The Hartford company was then building trucks of the Four Wheel Dr...
Description: Several young people pause behind the fence to look at a midway ride in action at the Washington County Junior Fair.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View over water towards a railroad bridge over a river. Trees and shrubs are along the banks of the river. There are buildings in the distance behind the b...
Description: Kissel truck owned by Washington County entering a gravel pit.
Description: "Timmer's is on the southeast shore of Big Cedar Lake in Washington County. In the past it served as a hotel dating back to 1864." From left to right; Ralp...
Description: "This historic building houses Amici's Italian Restorante Inc. at 1872 Highway 175, Richfield, WI 53076."
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking down at a large crowd of people gathered at the depot to see off Company D of the 5th Wisconsin Infantry leaving Hartford for Camp Do...
Description: This Barton dam is the subject of a photo study. Anna Williams acts as a model.
Description: Trucks of the Four Wheel Drive Company of Clintonville manufactured at the Kissel Motor Car Company plant in Hartford during World War I, thus uniting in o...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Central Railway locomotive No# 207 and train No# 6 and the depot. The locomotive was built by the Brooks Locomotive Works in 1890 in 1890 and scr...
Description: Site of Libby McNeil and Libby canning company. In 1968, workers in Hartford staged a walkout to support Obreros Unidos (United Workers) to show dissatisfa...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Kissel Motor Car Company. The elevated view shows the factory buildings, water towers, railroad cars and track. A dirigible an...
Description: An advertisement for the Kissel Custom Built Car published in the June, 1927 issue of the "Wisconsin Motorist" magazine, page 13. The company was the Kisse...
Description: Photographic postcard view towards Main Street. Sheds and dwellings are along both sides. A man is standing on the right corner and a dog is in the middle...
Description: "Hammerin' Hank's is at 11 S. Main Street in Hartford, WI."
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