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Photograph

Chief Red Bird

Date: 1963 

Description: Statue of Winnebago Indian Chief Red Bird with Lake Winnebago in the background.

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Side view of Wilmer Schulz near High Cliff State Park checking the syrup in a modern evaporator. Large piles of wood are visible in the background.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Stockbridge Indian Mission with men standing near its entrance.

Postcard

Rock Formation

Date: 1907-12-10 

Description: Photographic postcard of a rock formation with two tree stumps and plants on top. Gravel and scrub vegetation are in the background. Text below reads "Scen...

Date: 1899 

Description: View of the Stockbridge Indian Mission.

Photograph

St. Mary's School

Date: 1906 

Description: View of St. Mary's School.

Date: 1907-06-20 

Description: Black and white postcard of the German Methodist Episcopal Church.

Photograph

Edith Grignon

Date:  date unknown

Description: Hand-colored carte-de-visite portrait of Edith Acker with hat and parasol. She married Rossiter Grignon.

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: View of the Stockbridge Indian Mission, built in about 1834.

Date: 1878 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Chilton with insets of points of interest, including P.H. Becker's Brewery, Chilton House, and Gutheil's Block.

Date: 1836 ca.

Description: This negative photostat map shows the "oak tree, place of beginning" on the division line between Stockbridge and Brothertown Indians, and Governor Porter'...

Photograph

Cemetery Visit

Date: 1958 

Description: Local historian William F. Wolf visiting the Native American cemetery. In the background is a barn and a silo and other farm buildings.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the First Congregational Church.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of Wilmer Schulz checking the syrup in a modern evaporator near High Cliff State Park. Schulz stands with an testing tool in front of one of the...

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Description: Memohead of a newspaper originally published in Stockbridge as the "Union", but known as the "Wisconsin Demokrat" after its editor moved production to Chil...

Date: 1907-06-20 

Description: Postcard of North Main Street. Buildings line the right side of the street and there are several large trees along the sidewalk. Text below reads "N. Main...

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Description: Letterhead of the Chilton Branch of the Falk Jung & Borchert Brewing Company, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It includes, on the left, an elevated...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: This map shows landownership circa 1848 in the old Stockbridge Indian reservation on Lake Winnebago in Calumet County. It is oriented with north to the lef...

Photograph

Stephen Nicholas

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Stephen Nicholas (1840-1901) of Chilton, Wisconsin. Stephen was a member of the Narragansett tribe. He served with Co. D, 1st...

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