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Date: 1967 

Description: A group of young migrant farm laborers leaving a cucumber field in a Chevy station wagon for a union rally in Portage. Three children are looking at the ca...

Date: 1929 

Description: View across street towards three women standing on the front steps of Winnes Inn, a converted dwelling in a residential neighborhood.

Date: 1942-07 

Description: Page from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with images from an archery tournament at a summer camp for boys at Camp America Williams: a group of fin...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: View from street of a sign hanging at 211 Broadway, advertising the Winnebago Indian Village, which was managed by Pipe Dyer.

Date: 1931 

Description: View from side of road towards main building of Nettland's Roll Inn, with a service station, restaurant and registration office for their campsites. A grou...

Date:  

Description: Caption on stereoview reads, "In and about the Dells of the Wisconsin River. Sugar Bowl."

Photograph

Portage Canal

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Portage Canal at the Wisconsin River, showing the upper lock.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: View from side of stage of Rich Keane, wearing a felt bucket hat and a tie-dyed shirt, performing with Strophe band at the Sound Storm music festival. Stew...

Date:  date unknown

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

Date:  

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...

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1929-07-07 

Description: Supreme Court Justice Fowler at a meeting of Women's Club representatives and other citizens in relation to the proposed purchase of the Agency house.

Postcard

Public School

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Public school building.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A sketch of the Indian Agency House, located near the site of Fort Winnebago.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man sitting on the ledge on Stand Rock.

Photograph

Portage Canal

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View down Portage Canal, with trees and open land on either side.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A bridge over the Wisconsin River.

Photograph

Swallow's Nest

Date:  

Description: Exterior of a cabin (#1, "Eleanor") at Bowden's Swallow's Nest, at the end of Illinois Avenue.

Date: 1911 

Description: View down shady Lodi Street. The shops further along the street include: a laundry service, People's Clothing Store, E.N. Davis Furniture, Gates Brother's...

Date: 1926 

Description: View from shoreline, with tree stumps sticking above the waterline, of the Wisconsin River and Louis Bluff from Oakes Cottages.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Main house for Colburn's Modern Cottages on the Wisconsin River. A curb is in the foreground, and a dirt road leads to a garage and a cottage. An automobil...

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