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Description: "Deb, our waitress, posed with us at The Port Hotel, in Port Washington, WI." From left to right; John Bodden, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, Deb, Ralph Widmer, an...
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: Wind powered stone grist mill. Two men stand on a wood balcony near the open doorway of the windmill.
Description: Letterhead of the Dayton Pump Products Company of Belgium, Wisconsin, distributor of Dayton Water Systems, with six vignettes of water systems in use: wate...
Description: H.C. Wuesthoof places a milk canister into a 10 can McCormick-Deering Milk Cooler.
Description: Cowgirl and cowboys riding horses at the Cedarburg Horse Show. In the background are two more men on horses carrying flags.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: North view down Washington Avenue.
Description: The William T. Bonniwell house, viewed from the southwest.
Description: A traffic crossing guard reads while she waits for a Grafton elementary school to dismiss its students for the day.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A view of the Pebble house, also called Edward Dodge House. Built in 1848 and constructed of cobblestone.
Date: date unknown
Description: View down center of downtown street in Port Washington. Night view showing electric lights, neon signs and falling snowflakes.
Date: 1989 ca.
Description: This pictorial map shows Lake Michigan, businesses with phone numbers, schools, parks, other points of interest, and includes a brief history of the town....
Description: Stony Hill School house where first Flag Day was celebrated on June 14, 1885.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: "Gen." Wooster Harrison house. Sign in front reads, "Lincolns Abode/West Wing/1835".
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: An elevated view of the downtown section.
Description: A detail of a Sanborn map of Grafton including the New York Recording Laboratory.
Description: A view of the Blake House (north elevation, front). The house was razed prior to 1952.
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: View across water of the Old Mill surrounded by trees and water. Water is coming out of an opening in an archway of the mill. On the left automobiles are p...
Description: Young men, workers for the Carson & Barnes Circus, carry heavy circus tent poles through a field.
Description: View of Cedarburg across water.
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...
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