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Photograph

Polar Bear Club

Date: 1997-01-01 

Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."

Date: 1909 

Description: Elevated view of town.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Tinted postcard view of the lighthouse at Port Washington. A U.S. flag flies at the upper left.

Date: 1910 

Description: Catalog cover for Gasoline Engines, Types T. Z. Y. W. "Goes like sixty."

Photograph

Government Pier

Date: 1909 

Description: Government Pier.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard view along icy shoreline of the pier and lighthouse on Lake Michigan at Port Washington in winter.

Photograph

Polar Bear Club

Date: 1997-01-01 

Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Advertisement for the Turner Manufacturing Company describing repair services for Turner tractors. The top of the advertisement features testimonials from...

Photograph

Harrison House

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: "Gen." Wooster Harrison house. Sign in front reads, "Lincolns Abode/West Wing/1835".

Date: 1967 ca.

Description: Worker spraying Elm trees with DDT pumped from a tank hitched to the back of a vehicle equipped with a snow plow.

Date: 1910 

Description: Inside spread of catalog, featuring a color illustration of a portable engine. Text reads: "Gilson 100% Service Portable Engine — 4, 5, 6 and 8 H.P." Inset...

Photograph

Blake House

Date: 1935 

Description: A view of the Blake House (north elevation, front). The house was razed prior to 1952.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A view of the harbor.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of ice coated pier and lighthouse along the shore of Lake Michigan.

Postcard

Lighthouse

Date:  date unknown

Description: Winter postcard view of the pier and lighthouse at Port Washington seen from the icy shore of Lake Michigan.

Photograph

Polar Bear Club

Date: 1997-01-01 

Description: "This and the following pages show the 'Polar Bear Club' ready for a swim at Port Washington on New Year's Day. Lucky for them, temperatures were in the lo...

Date: 2002-02-08 

Description: "Today, we are at The Port Hotel Restaurant, 101 E. Main Street, Port Washington, WI."

Book or Pamphlet

Gilson Harvester Attachment

Date: 1910 

Description: Front page of Gilson Manufacturing Company brochure, with the title: "The engine that saves the wheat." Features an image of two men using the attachment i...

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: A Main Street office building. "Here is the historic Port Washington building which once housed the law firm of Pierce & Stanford and now is the property o...

Date: 1862 

Description: Civil War Union Army recruitment handbill.

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