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Harrison House

Date: 1915
Description: "Gen." Wooster Harrison house. Sign in front reads, "Lincolns Abode/West Wing/1835".
Photograph

Franklin Street in Port Washington

Date: 1950
Description: View of the central business area on Franklin Street. On the right corner is the "Fish Shanty" Restaurant and on the left is the Rexall Drugstore.
Photograph

Edward Dodge House

Date: 1940
Description: A view of the Pebble house, also called Edward Dodge House. Built in 1848 and constructed of cobblestone.
Poster

Recruitment Poster in German

Date: November 28 1861
Description: Civil War recruiting poster for the 5th Wisconsin Regiment written in German.
Print

Notice. The Drafting Will Be Continued...

Date: 1862
Description: Civil War Union Army recruitment handbill.
Photograph

Spraying Elms with DDT

Date: 1967
Description: Worker spraying Elm trees with DDT pumped from a tank hitched to the back of a vehicle equipped with a snow plow.
Photograph

Smith Brothers — Exterior

Date: February 06 1998
Description: "We are at Smith Bros. in Port Washington. Original plans were to eat at No No's in Newburg but when they told us it would be a two hour wait, we continued...
Photograph

Smith Brothers — Interior

Date: February 06 1998
Description: "Our waitress at Smith Bros. is Debbie, who tells us she is a grandma with four grandchildren. Surprise! Perch dinners are 16.95. Cod goes for $8.95." ...
Photograph

Port Hotel — Exterior

Date: February 08 2002
Description: "Today, we are at The Port Hotel Restaurant, 101 E. Main Street, Port Washington, WI."
Photograph

Port Hotel — Interior

Date: February 08 2002
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...
Photograph

Tello's Grille and Cafe — Exterior

Date: July 24 2009
Description: "Tello's Grille and Cafe, 200 West Grand Avenue, Port Washington."
Photograph

Tello's Grille and Cafe — Interior

Date: July 24 2009
Description: "Sarah was our waitress when we visited Tello's in Port Washington." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, John P. Widmer, Shirley Widmer, and Sarah."...
Print

Wisconsin Chair Co. Memohead

Date: 
Description: Memohead of the Wisconsin Chair Company of Port Washington, Wisconsin, with its McLean patented swing rocking chair set against a circular background with...
Print

West Side Fuel Co. Letterhead

Date: 
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...
Print

Turner Manufacturing Company Guarantee

Date: 1920
Description: Advertisement for the Turner Manufacturing Company describing repair services for Turner tractors. The top of the advertisement features testimonials from...
Photograph

Polar Bear Club

Date: January 01 1997
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...
Photograph

Polar Bear Club

Date: January 01 1997
Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."
Photograph

Polar Bear Club

Date: January 01 1997
Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."
Photograph

Polar Bear Club

Date: January 01 1997
Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."
Postcard

Light House, Port Washington, Wis.

Date: 1911
Description: Tinted postcard view of the lighthouse at Port Washington. A U.S. flag flies at the upper left.

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