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Description: L.J. Brodd and Mrs. Robert [Lorraine] Rasche, both of Glendale, sweep ahead of the stone during a match as part of the 21st Annual Milwaukee Mixed Bonspiel...
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Covered bridge over Cedar Creek in Ozaukee County on highway, about one mile north of Cedarburg. The last remaining covered bridge in Wisconsin.
Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."
Date: 1989-03-13 ca.
Description: A smiling man is petting a dog held by a woman. Caption reads: "Art Borowiak patted Buttons, a toy poodle owned by Ann Turney."
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking down Main Street. Text reads: "Main Street, Cedarburg, Wis."
Description: Button factory at the Wetzel residence. At one time, bone buttons were manufactured in this building.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Martin H. Meyer's birthplace. Reproduced from a lead pencil sketch made in 1870.
Description: A traffic crossing guard reads while she waits for a Grafton elementary school to dismiss its students for the day.
Description: Civil War Union Army recruitment handbill.
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: 1906 ca.
Description: Power house during construction.
Description: Detail of a Sanborn map of Grafton including the Sheboygan Knitting Company.
Description: H.C. Wuesthoof places a milk canister into a 10 can McCormick-Deering Milk Cooler.
Description: This blueprint map shows additions, sections, and streets. The upper left of the map reads: "Plan for 6ʺ watermain, hydrants & appurtenances." The up...
Description: Farmer George Kopp gives a ride on his horse-drawn harrow to a young friend as he cultivates his field.
Description: "Lynn was our waitress at Lake Church Inn. John & Buddy surprised Jim & Shirley with plaques stating: 'Fish Fry Photographer of the Years' & 'Fish Fry Driv...
Description: Harold Gauer, wearing a suit and bow tie, and holding an ice cream cone, stands smiling next to a sign on the shoulder of a road that reads "Mequon / Uninc...
Description: Young men, workers for the Carson & Barnes Circus, carry heavy circus tent poles through a field.
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...
Description: House on Grand Avenue, built about 1836. "Few people who drive by this house on Port Washington's Grand Avenue daily realize that it is possibly the city's...
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