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Description: Railroad employees pose with locomotive engine no. 925 of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway. The engine has a long pilot, a large oil headlight, sm...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Aerial view of downtown Green Bay, with the old Court House.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Albert Weise's residence, with wooden sidewalk, and two kids standing on the front porch posing for the photographer.
Date: 1898 after
Description: A view of the facade and side of the brick gymnasium at St. Norbert College. Stone is used for the basement floor and in decorative elements. This buildi...
Description: Long Tail lighthouse. Built in 1847-1848 and abandoned in 1859 when a new frame lighthouse was built nearby.
Description: View of the H.E. Eastmen residence. The house was located on the southwest corner of Porlier and Monroe Streets, and later the residence of Mrs. George G....
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a bridge and logging debris around residential homes.
Description: John Meade's residence. The family is standing on the front porch for a group portrait, while an individual pushes a bicycle.
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: Elevated view of South Jefferson and Doty Streets, showing the Albert Weiss and Platt Greene residences and the present location of the Columbus Club, Kell...
Description: Aerial view of downtown Green Bay with old Court House and the surrounding buildings.
Description: Congregational Church at corner of Broadway and Cass Street, with stained glass windows.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: "Lawton's Folly," the home of Joseph Lawton, built in 1851, between De Pere and Ft. Howard. Joseph Lawton came from Pennsylvannia. This building no longe...
Description: This map shows a plat of town, local streets, and parts of East and Fox Rivers.
Description: This map shows land ownership by name, lots, roads, railroads, and part of the Fox River. The map includes an explanation and table of witnesses to the cor...
Description: Elevated view of bridge crossing the wide Fox River, with the paper mill on the far side of the river, and a horse-drawn cart approaching the near side.
Date: 1867 ca.
Description: Randall Wilcox's home, with fence and people standing on the front porch.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: This map shows the location of planned blocks and lot numbers, street names, and docks along the Fox River and canal.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: At the De Pere depot, the first train operated by the Milwaukee & Northern Railway. This train made its first run to Green Bay on June 25, 1873, and this p...
Description: Long Tail lighthouse, built in 1859.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: View over town looking east from the railroad station.
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