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Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Shows post offices, railroads, country clubs, and land ownership by name. Also shows the cities of Lake Geneva and Delavan and Lake Como. "Suggestions for...

Photograph

Catholic Church

Date: 1911 

Description: View down street towards the exterior of the Catholic Church, where a horse is tied to a tree nearby.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: A view of the Columbia County Court House and Post Office.

Photograph

Ice and Coal Wagon

Date: 1926-09-15 

Description: Oshkosh Pure Ice and Coal Co. horse-drawn wagon as seen from the back. Two blocks of ice are visible in the wagon. Note on back: Sept. 15, 1926-4:30 pm. Ne...

Postcard

Glidden Sawmill

Date: 1906 

Description: View of a sawmill and the distant town in the background. Stacks of logs are in the lumberyard. The postcard bears a New Year's greeting in German.

Photograph

Depot and Yards

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down middle of two railroad tracks towards the railroad depot. Freight cars are on another set of railroad tracks on the left, and in the far backgrou...

Date: 1939-09 

Description: Watercolor painting of the Hawley house, also called "The Evergreens" located on Route 4 (junction of Oregon Road and County Trunk D).

Date: 1943 

Description: View down line of indigenous men, from a village near the airstrip, helping soldiers carry equipment to a camp area along a trail. Two soldiers stand off t...

Date: 1889 ca.

Description: Elevated view of industrial waterfront and the Fox River.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Frederick, Donna, and Ellen Taylor dressed in winter clothes outside in winter time. The two girls are wearing muffs to warm their hands.

Photograph

Senior Bus

Date: 1979-01 

Description: Bus operated by the Portage County Commission on Aging and its driver. The bus took senior citizens to lunch at the Senior Center and provided other servic...

Date: 1925-03-17 

Description: An International Model 43 truck owned by Whitmier & Ferris Company parked along the bank of a river where men are constructing the framework to a billboard...

Photograph

Street Carnival

Date: 1902 

Description: A street carnival on the Capitol Square in which two individuals perform together while suspended in the air.

Date: 1935-12-26 

Description: Worker on an International I-30 industrial tractor used for "spotting" freight cars around the Miller Brewing Company. Two refrigerated rail cars are parke...

Date:  date unknown

Description: "Genius of Wisconsin" statue, originally sculpted by Helen Mears for the Columbian Exposition of 1893. It was later recreated in marble by the Piccirilli B...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, restored by the United States Government about 1905.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Elevated view of village with snow on the ground. A tennis court, flag pole, and pedestrians are visible in the foreground. Behind the tennis court are roa...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Elevated view of bridge over Wisconsin River built in 1921 to take the place of the old wooden bridge when it became condemned.

Date: 1948-11-06 

Description: Blooming Grove neighbors of John Speranza digging a basement for a new Speranza shop which will replace the one lost to a fire that also destroyed the Sper...

Photograph

Beer Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Beer Hotel. Guests stand outside of Horton's Pharmacy next door. Vehicles are parked along side the frontage road.

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