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Description: Inside spread of catalog, featuring a color illustration of a portable engine. Text reads: "Gilson 100% Service Portable Engine 4, 5, 6 and 8 H.P." Inset...
Description: Alexander C. Eschweiler, a well-known architect in Milwaukee, designed this exotic station for the Wadhams Oil and Grease Company of Milwaukee in 1926.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Postcard view of three men on an elevated walk on an icy pier near the shoreline. A women and young boy stand on the pier below the walk. There is a lighth...
Date: date unknown
Description: Postcard view along icy shoreline of the pier and lighthouse on Lake Michigan at Port Washington in winter.
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: Outdoor view of crowd gathered behind the newly unveiled Birthplace of Flag Day historical marker. The historical marker was dedicated on the 77th annivers...
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: Director Rupert Wainwright holding a "Dillinger Shot-in-Wisconsin" t-shirt. With him is Dick Matty, secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Tourism, of w...
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: 1940 ca.
Description: Last covered bridge to remain standing in Wisconsin.
Description: Photographic postcard view of Turn Halle, a three-story stone building.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking down Main Street. Text reads: "Main Street, Cedarburg, Wis."
Description: Detail of a Sanborn map of Grafton including the Sheboygan Knitting Company.
Description: A traffic crossing guard reads while she waits for a Grafton elementary school to dismiss its students for the day.
Description: One of the last covered bridges in Wisconsin, located in Cedarburg, received an official state historical marker. The Last Covered Bridge historical marker...
Description: This map of Cedarburg is a bird's-eye map with an inset of Cedarburg Brewery. Relief is shown pictorially and the map includes an index to buildings.
Description: Detail of a Sanborn Map of Grafton including the Northern Chair Company.
Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."
Description: The William T. Bonniwell house, viewed from the southwest.
Description: "Tello's Grille and Cafe, 200 West Grand Avenue, Port Washington."
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