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Date: 1868 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Portage, with insets of the Court House and the Public School.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Paul Cotton, guitar player and vocalist for Illinois Speed Press, playing a Gibson guitar on stage at night at the Sound Storm music festival. Paul Cotton...

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Dumping Grounds

Date: 1968 

Description: Solid waste, some of it burned, scattered on the ground in a landfill next to a road along the left side. In the background are trees and a hill.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Two bikers with parked motorcycles. The biker on the left is wearing a large ring through his nose, a headband in his hair, a large swastika necklace, and...

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Practical Joke

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Mounted on a ladder, a man is poised to empty a bucket onto the open umbrella of a man sitting on a sidewalk bench.

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago. Built in 1832 for the Indian Agent to the Ho-Chunk Nation (Winnebago) John Harris Kinzie...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Passengers pose on the New Dell Queen steamboat. Steamboat Alexander Mitchell in background.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A crowd of four African American men play conga drums at the Sound Storm music festival for a gathering audience.

Date: 1931 

Description: Exterior view of the Pine Grove Hotel with sandy yard. A screened porch wraps around three sides.

Date: 1954-12-18 

Description: Group portrait of the Lodi High School boys basketball team in uniform with their two coaches, Bob Weber, upper left, and Wayne Nelson, upper right.

Date: 1945-07-13 

Description: Three German prisoners of war are scrub their clothes on the cement floor of their barracks at a prisoner of war camp. The prisoners are engaged in agricul...

Date: 1929 

Description: View across road of cottage with a screened porch in a wooded area. Picnic tables are on the left. A bench is in front of the cottage. A row of planters in...

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Description: Two men stand by the fountain on Broadway, which is topped by a statue. A horse and carriage are parked next to the fountain and a dog relaxes in the foreg...

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Rocky Arbor #123

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man at the bottom of a canyon at Rocky Arbor park.

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Portage Railroad

Date: 1884 

Description: A group of men and boys posed around Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway locomotive # 313, a switch engine. The Fox House is in the background.

Date: 1931 

Description: View of a beach with a group of sunbathers posing around a large billboard that reads: "The only safe clean sandy beach in the Dells."

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Mirror Lake

Date: 1908 

Description: View from shoreline of woman with two children in a rowboat. Probably Harriet with Miriam and Ruth Bennett.

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Skipping Stones

Date:  date unknown

Description: An unidentified man skipping stones across the Wisconsin River.

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: The Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago. The house was restored and furnished by the Colonial Dames in Wisconsin between 1929-1932 acting u...

Date: 1970-04-25 

Description: Kink Middlemist, keyboardist for Minneapolis rock band Crow, on stage at Sound Storm.

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