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Date: 1971 

Description: Spiritland Cafe, a restaurant located in a former church, with the cemetery in the background. The restaurant was located on CTH D in Portage County.

Photograph

Gas for Less

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: A gasoline station along US Highway 51 in Whiting, Portage County, attracted passing motorists with an attention-getting "gas for less" sign.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Strong's Avenue, taken from Clark Street. Automobiles park on either side of the street near storefronts. Perpendicular to Strongs Avenue is Ma...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View down Bancroft street, with shops and an unpaved road.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Consolidated Water Power and Paper Company, built in 1918. Outside the brick building stand railroad cars labeled, "Elgin, Joliet and Easte...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A wagon bridge across the Wisconsin River at Stevens Point.

Date: 1967-08-24 

Description: Elevated view of 150 workers rallying as a part of Obreros Unidos (United Workers) protest against poor working conditions of migrant farm workers in the S...

Photograph

Market Square

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Polish immigrants in Market Square wearing Polish national dress. The men are wearing suits, coats, and hats. The women are wearing dresses, shawls and hat...

Photograph

Grist Mill

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Grist mill. Two people with bicycles on bridge near mill.

Date: 1891 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Stevens Point, looking east, with an inset of the Water Works. Wisconsin River in foreground with fifty-three business locations identifi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View taken from the Paper Mill Road, across the Wisconsin River and toward the city. On the bank, small boats can be seen. The city's water tower and smo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Saint Michael's Hospital, founded in 1913 by the Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother. A baby carriage stands near the bottom of the steps at the h...

Date: 1967 

Description: Obreros Unidos (United Workers) migrant farm worker union members at a Bancroft baseball game. Children sit on top of a chicken coop to watch. Adult men ar...

Photograph

Brick Buildings

Date:  date unknown

Description: A path leads to brick buildings across a lawn crowded with trees, shrubs, and flowers. Copyright by Taylor's Drug Store.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A color postcard depicting the Wisconsin Central Railroad bridge at Stevens Point, with several men painting the structure.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Construction workers stand on the Soo Line Railroad Bridge over the Wisconsin River. Copyright by Taylor's Drug Store.

Date: 1971-07-28 

Description: The Fourth Street intersection in Stevens Point.

Photograph

Senior Bus

Date: 1979-01 

Description: Bus operated by the Portage County Commission on Aging and its driver. The bus took senior citizens to lunch at the Senior Center and provided other servic...

Postcard

Mill Street

Date: 1920-08-04 

Description: Photographic postcard of Mill Street. Town businesses, including a clothing and tailoring store, line the right side of the street looking towards a reside...

Photograph

Business Section

Date:  date unknown

Description: Automobiles can be seen parked on either side of the street in a business district and pedestrians stand on the sidewalks nearby. The Wisconsin Valley Ele...

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