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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: A view of the Pebble house, also called Edward Dodge House. Built in 1848 and constructed of cobblestone.
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.
Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."
Description: Bundled-up boys ride their tubes down an icy slope in Mee-Kwon Park.
Description: A view of the Blake house showing the detail of the side porch. The house was razed prior to 1952.
Description: Farmer George Kopp gives a ride on his horse-drawn harrow to a young friend as he cultivates his field.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: The Thiensville Mill as seen from the water front.
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...
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: View of the school surrounded by trees, out in an overgrown field during a warm season. Stony Hill School house where first Flag Day was celebrated on June...
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: 1907 ca.
Description: A view of Franklin street.
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: Wind powered stone grist mill. Two men stand on a wood balcony near the open doorway of the windmill.
Description: "Today we traveled nearly to Lake Michigan, and dined in the small community of Lake Church at the Lake Church Inn, 69 Hwy D. Belgium, WI."
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: Exterior of Concordia Mills, once a grain/grist mill.
Description: An exterior view of the last covered bridge in Wisconsin.
Description: H.C. Wuesthoof places a milk canister into a 10 can McCormick-Deering Milk Cooler.
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