• Pleasant Street, West - Number 220 - Residence of James E. Jones - E.W. Farrington House

    This photographic print, taken by a Portage photographer around the turn of the twentieth century, is mounted on matboard and features the residence of then-owner, J.E. Jones. The Italianate style dwe…

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  • Untitled (Railing)

    Side one is a photograph of a curved staircase railing. “THE ORNAMENTAL IRON SHOP” is stamped lightly on the left edge. “Milwaukee Wi” is written in pencil below. “Jos. Brown & Son” written in ink in…

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  • Carroll Street, East - Number 118 - Residence of Louis F. Schulze

    This photographic print, taken by a Portage photographer around the turn of the twentieth century, is mounted on matboard and features the residence of then-owner, Louis F. Schulze. The residence is a…

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  • Franklin Street, East - Residence of William Holden

    This photographic print, taken by a Portage photographer around the turn of the twentieth century, is mounted on matboard and features the home of then-owner, William Holden. It is likely that the res…

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  • Franklin Street, West - Number 305 - Residence of Andrew Jackson Turner

    This photographic print, is likely a re-print from a negative, dated between 1900 and 1905. The photograph features the residence of then-owner, A.J. Turner. The Queen Anne dwelling on West Franklin S…

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  • Franklin Street, West - Number 314 - Residence of Edward J.S. Wright - McDuffie House

    This photographic print, taken by a Portage photographer around the turn of the twentieth century, is mounted on matboard and features the residence of then-owner, E.J.S. Wright. The dwelling is an un…

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  • Untitled (Arched Gate)

    Colnik, Cyril, 1871-1958

    Side one is a pencil drawing for an arched gate. The drawing is unsigned. Side two has sketches for a sign bracket. The lower right shows "JAMES BLA" erased within the sign. The drawing is in pencil a…

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  • Untitled (Grilles)

    Colnik, Cyril, 1871-1958

    Side one is a drawing, on red paper, of two different grilles with different decorative motifs. The drawing is in pencil and is unsigned. Side two Side two is a flyer from Milwaukee Drama League, wher…

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  • Franklin Street, West - Number 217 - Residence of Mrs. Rodney O. Loomis

    This photographic print, taken by a Portage photographer around the turn of the twentieth century, is mounted on matboard and features the residence of then-owner, Mrs. R.O. Loomis, the widow of Rodne…

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  • Untitled (Grille)

    Colnik, Cyril, 1871-1958

    Side one is a pencil drawing with multiple grille designs. Written under the middle design on the top row is,"see plate 118" Below the left design in the middle row is the roman numeral CLXXV. The dra…

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  • Untitled (Gates, Main Entrance)

    Colnik, Cyril, 1871-1958

    Drawing for a main entrance gate in a scale of 1" to 1'.

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  • Dunn Street - Number 611 - Residence of John Von Gonten

    This photographic print, taken by a Portage photographer around the turn of the twentieth century, is mounted on matboard and features the residence of then-owner, John von Gonten. This understated Qu…

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  • Untitled

    Colnik, Cyril, 1871-1958

    Side one is a pencil drawing for a gate, no dimensions are given and the drawing is unsigned. Side two is a letter from Transmittal Blank, The T.L. Smith Company for transmitting gold notes for deposi…

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  • Untitled (Grilles)

    Colnik, Cyril, 1871-1958

    Drawing showing vertical bars with diamond detail at center. Top detail has small quatrefoils and scrolling cap. Bottom has plain horizontal bar with scrolling detail. Dimensions given. Done in pencil…

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  • Prospect Avenue - Number 729 - Residence of F.W. Menkey - Harding House

    This photographic print, taken by a Portage photographer around the turn of the twentieth century, is mounted on matboard and features the home of then-owner, F.W. Menkey. According to the Wisconsin A…

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  • Conant Street, West - Number 501 - Residence of Mrs. Henry Bolting

    Memhard, Edward, 1861-1944

    This photographic print is mounted on matboard, was taken by local Portage photographer, Edward L. Memhard, sometime between 1900 and 1910, and features the residence of then-owner, Mrs. Henry Bolting…

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  • Conant Street, East - Number 302 - Baptist Parsonage

    This photographic print, taken by a local Portage photographer in 1905, is mounted on matboard and it features the gathering of individuals at the Baptist Parsonage at 302 East Conant Street. The Pars…

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  • Conant Street, West - Number 420 - Residence of Captain Charles C. Dow

    This photographic print, taken by a Portage photographer around the turn of the twentieth century, is mounted on matboard and features the residence of then-owner, Captain C.C. Dow. This residence was…

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  • Untitled

    Colnik, Cyril, 1871-1958

    Side one is a drawing of a gate on the lower half, above is written,"Ebling & Plunkett Arch./ 739 N. Broadway/ 1-bronze grille 5' x 3' with wicket to open/ 15 @ 10.00 150.00/ Alternate design on side…

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  • DeWitt Street - Number 513 - Residence of James Baird - C.D. Maine House

    This photographic print, taken by a Portage photographer around the turn of the twentieth century, is mounted on matboard and features the residence of then-owner, James Baird. This dwelling on DeWitt…

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