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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...
Date: 1986 ca.
Description: Pictorial map showing businesses with phone numbers, roads, railroads, and parks. Includes text titled "History of Portage County."
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Exterior of River Pine Sanitarium, which opened in 1906. A path surrounded by trees leads past benches to the sanitarium porch. Copyright by Taylor's Dru...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View down street, with shops and an unpaved road.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of Whiting-Plover Paper Company, founded in 1892. The view features a three-story brick building with automobiles parked in front. Copyright by...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Main Street, looking east.
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...
Description: The Carnegie Public Library.
Date: 1990 ca.
Description: This map, in addition to the Fort ground and buildings, shows owners of outbuildings, heights of buildings in stories, fences, roads, gardens, and cemetery...
Description: View of Main Street, looking eastward. A drugstore and the Stevens Point Journal offices are on the right.
Description: Clark Street in Stevens Point.
Description: View of Strong Avenue, looking south.
Description: Standard Oil station.
Description: Exterior of Portage County Courthouse, built in 1868. Stairs lead to the main entrance of the stone building and a monument and cannon stand on the lawn....
Description: View down Main Street at Prentice. A man walks down the sidewalk across the street from residences. Copyright by Taylor's Drug Store.
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...
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...
Description: Exterior of Hotel Jacobs. Stairs lead to the porch of the three-story house. A sign above windows reads, "Jacobs House." A shoe polishing station can be...
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...
Description: Elevated view down Main Street. Horse-drawn wagons line both sides of the road which is covered with puddles, mud and snow.
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