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Photograph

Harrison House

Date: 1915 ca.

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

Photograph

Blake House

Date: 1935 

Description: A view of the Blake house showing the detail of the side porch. The house was razed prior to 1952.

Date: 1909 

Description: Elevated view of town.

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:  

Description: Letterhead of the West Side Fuel Company of Port Washington, Wisconsin, with cartoon-style drawings, printed in black ink, of workers mining coal with a pi...

Date: 1861-11-28 

Description: Civil War recruiting poster for the 5th Wisconsin Regiment written in German.

Date: 1909 

Description: Elevated view of town.

Photograph

Edward Dodge House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A view of the Pebble house, also called Edward Dodge House. Built in 1848 and constructed of cobblestone.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Winter view of the lighthouse at Port Washington from the icy shore of Lake Michigan. Two people can be seen standing on a pier in the distance.

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1950 

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.

Photograph

Franklin Street

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A view of Franklin street.

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...

Photograph

Power House

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Power house during construction.

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: 1998-02-06 

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...

Photograph

Government Pier

Date: 1909 

Description: Government Pier.

Photograph

St. Mary's Church

Date: 1952 

Description: St. Mary's Church on the occasion of Donald Schleuter's wedding.

Photograph

Blake House

Date: 1935 

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

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: An elevated view of the downtown section.

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