Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: This contemporary station and convenience store was built in 2004 but harkens back to the early decades of the twentieth century when communities pressured...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: A view of the harbor.
Description: Cowgirl and cowboys riding horses at the Cedarburg Horse Show. In the background are two more men on horses carrying flags.
Description: A view of Franklin street.
Description: "Today, we are at The Port Hotel Restaurant, 101 E. Main Street, Port Washington, WI."
Date: date unknown
Description: View across field towards the railroad bridge, seen with the construction almost completed. A man is standing in the middle of the bridge, and two or three...
Description: Button factory at the Wetzel residence. At one time, bone buttons were manufactured in this building.
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...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Martin H. Meyer's birthplace. Reproduced from a lead pencil sketch made in 1870.
Description: Steel span railroad bridge under construction over Cedar Creek.
Description: Elevated view of town.
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: Wind powered stone grist mill. Two men stand on a wood balcony near the open doorway of the windmill.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Power house during construction.
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...
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: Exterior of Concordia Mills, once a grain/grist mill.
Description: A view of the Blake house showing the detail of the side porch. The house was razed prior to 1952.
Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: North view down Washington Avenue.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: An elevated view of the downtown section.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706