Garyton

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1964 PHS Graduation and Sports Banquet

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Duck Farm

In the 1930’s, many local boys and men found employment at a duck farm located in Portage in the Garyton area off of Duck Farm Road, now known today as Evergreen Road. The owner of the farm was Mr. Adams of Chicago, Illinois--his first name is unknown. The manager’s name was Hugo Lindner and his […]

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2018 Summer Festival Pictures

Pictures from the 2018 Summer Festival

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Learning and Sharing at Portage, in High School

Presentation by Eva Kjennerud/Brady June 21, 2017 at bimonthly meeting Sixty years of my life have been involved with the 122-year-old Portage Township School system and I would like to share my experiences and relationships to it with you. I attended Garyton, grades 1-6 and Crisman/Portage High, grades 7-12. By the 1840’s all the Indians […]

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