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Description: Southwest view of a covered bridge over Cedar Creek, with a man walking in the snow nearby.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: This blue line print map shows zone districts, lot and block numbers and dimensions, building setbacks, center lines of streets, and some landownership. Th...
Description: Detail of a Sanborn map of Grafton including the Sheboygan Knitting Company.
Description: Button factory at the Wetzel residence. At one time, bone buttons were manufactured in this building.
Description: Director Rupert Wainwright holding a "Dillinger Shot-in-Wisconsin" t-shirt. With him is Dick Matty, secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Tourism, of w...
Description: "We are at Smith Bros. in Port Washington. Original plans were to eat at No No's in Newburg but when they told us it would be a two hour wait, we continued...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: The Thiensville Mill as seen from the water front.
Description: "Our waitress at Smith Bros. is Debbie, who tells us she is a grandma with four grandchildren. Surprise! Perch dinners are 16.95. Cod goes for $8.95."
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: An exterior view of the last covered bridge in Wisconsin.
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: Front view of the octagon school house.
Description: St. Mary's Church on the occasion of Donald Schleuter's wedding.
Description: Men from George Schubert and Sons, an International Harvester dealership, examine old farm machines to identify candidates for a wartime scrap drive. The m...
Description: Farmer George Kopp gives a ride on his horse-drawn harrow to a young friend as he cultivates his field.
Description: Covered bridge over Cedar Creek, south approach.
Description: View of the central business area on Franklin Street. On the right corner is the "Fish Shanty" Restaurant and on the left is the Rexall Drugstore.
Description: Patricia Mallach of Waukesha demonstrating grape stomping to a crowd of onlookers during the Wine and Harvest Festival. She has a balloon tied around her n...
Description: Elevated view of H.C. Wuesthoof putting a milk canister into what a 10 can McCormick-Deering Milk Cooler.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of Washington Avenue, looking north.
Description: This map shows plat of town, boundary lines of assessors blocks, land ownership by name, local streets, railroads, wards, lots, and parts of Cedar Creek. T...
Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."
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