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Holbrook, Bertha A. "The Old Indian Agency House at Portage"


An Old Indian Agency House at Portage: An account of why the Indian Agency House in Portage was originally built for Agent John Harris Kinzie (c.1803-) and his wife, Juliette Wolcott of Boston, and the efforts in the late 1920s by the Colonial Dames Society of Wisconsin to restore the home. The home served as a museum, and was one of a few historic homes owned by the Colonial Dames and the furthest west. (11 pages)

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Citation: Holbrook, Bertha A. "The Old Indian Agency House at Portage" Wisconsin Magazine Of History. Volume: 29 /Issue: 1 (1945-1946)

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