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Date: 1905 ca.

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

Photograph

Market Square

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Polish immigrant standing near a team of horses eating hay in Market Square. He is wearing work clothes. Large brick buildings are in the background.

Photograph

Public School

Date: 1926 

Description: Public school and grounds. There is a slide on the lawn on the right. A dirt path leads up to the stairs to the entrance.

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...

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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...

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: Flying A service station located on US Highway 51 in Whiting, Portage County.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Pedestrians and horse-drawn carriages use a wagon bridge to cross the Wisconsin River. A boat can be seen below the bridge on the river bank.

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Aerial view of town and Highway 66.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: View from across street of the Wisconsin Central railroad station, with multiple figures standing outside of it.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Saint Peter's Catholic Church, dedicated in 1897 and constructed by Joseph Hutter. The church is located on Fourth Avenue and features a centra...

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Description: Exterior view from road of the Stevens Point Public Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded by a $22,000 donation from Andrew Carnegie. Above th...

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Main Street

Date: 1926 

Description: View of Main Street with puddles along the side of the street. Trucks and automobiles are traveling down the street, and are parked on the left. A restaura...

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Market Square

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Polish immigrants, wearing Polish national dress, with a wagon in Market Square. Other men in the square are wearing suits, long coats, and hats. The women...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the depot at the Southside Railroad Complex, which began operation in 1871. Adults and children stand near the railroad tracks outside of the depo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard down Main Street. Horse-drawn wagons and people line the street next to local businesses, including the post office and hardware stor...

Date: 1986 ca.

Description: Pictorial map showing businesses with phone numbers, roads, railroads, and parks. Includes text titled "History of Portage County."

Postcard

Clark Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Clark Street in Stevens Point.

Date: 1967 

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

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Rosholt Panorama

Date: 1989-11-29 

Description: Panoramic view of the Union Street Bridge in the village of Rosholt created by taping three images together.

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