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Historic Things
Title Date in History
Post World War II 1945
1860 Election in Jefferson County 1860
1904 - A Look Back 1904
1906 1906
Alice in Dairyland 20th Century
Early Automobiles Early 20th century
Bettersox and Princess Elizabeth 1947
Breweries in Fort Atkinson 1850 to 1950
Broom Brigade 1882
Broom Hockey 1931
Butter Moulds N/A
Chicago Northwestern Railroad 1856
Fort Atkinson City Manager 1929
City Manager System 1930
Class Mottoes 1893-1919
Colonel the Dog 1944
Creameries 1880 to 1938
Esterly Reaper 1844
FAHS Literary Society 1880s
Farmers and Merchants Bank Robbery 1929
Firemen Lost 12/17/1923
Fireside Dinner Theater 1964
Fireside Sculpture 1970
1939 Fish Removal 1939
Flying Saucers 1947
Fort Atkinson Electric Light & Power Co. 1889 to 1905
First City Golf Tournament 1931
Guernsey Breeders Association Picnic 1922
Mary Hoard Portrait 1974
Hoard's Dairyman Magazine 1885 -
Hollywood & Fort Atkinson 1931
The Home Town Folks World War II
Jefferson County 1836
Woman's Suffrage in Jefferson County 1920
Jefferson High School Eagle 1967
Senator John F. Kennedy Visits Fort Atkinson 02/16/1960
Main Street, Fort Atkinson 19th century
Marble Tournament 1927
Married Names N/A
Merci Train 1940s
Methodist Church Quilt 1885
Northwestern Manufacturing Co. Fire January 1906
Oleo Wars 1895 to 1967
Panther Intaglio 1850
Downtown Parking 1940s
Passenger Pigeon Late 1800's.
Passenger Pigeon 1500 - 1914
Pauline Pottery c. 1900
1945 Plowing Contest 1945
Polio 1955
Prohibition in Fort Atkinson 1917-1919
Prohibition Raid 9/26/1924
Museum Quilts 1830 to present
Riverwall 1930's
Rock Lake Sea Serpent  
Rural Schools 1840s to 1950s
First School in Fort Atkinson 1839
Second High School 1888 to 1926
First High School 1866 - 1888
The Settlement Cookbook 1900
Sunday Night Dances 1927
Tchogeerrah 1917
First Telephone  
Train Crash of 1859 October 1859
Trash Collection 1830s on
Uncle Sam on the Rock River 1898
Fort Atkinson Waterworks 1901
Women's Suffrage 1920
Jefferson County and World War I Pre 1920's
Hoard Historical Museum    401 Whitewater Ave    Fort Atkinson WI 53538  
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