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Photograph

Opera House

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: The Opera House at the corner of Washington (now Main) and North Mill Streets.

Date: 1854 before

Description: Exterior view of a First Congregational Church.

Date: 1851 after

Description: A view of the Wright, Evans, and Shaler Halls at Ripon College. The building is made out of stone and a porch with columns protects each doorway.

Photograph

Simmons Residence

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Simmons residence, with people sitting on the porch and standing near the front entrance.

Date: 1861 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye map of Fond du Lac, "drawn after nature," with a parade of soldiers marching down the street.

Date: 1867 

Description: Birds eye drawing of Fond du Lac depicts street names and street layouts, houses, buildings, trees, and the Fond du Lac River. A reference key at the botto...

Date: 1870 after

Description: A view of the exterior of Immanuel's Kirche dur Evangelical German church. All the arched windows are decorated with stained glass, mostly with abstract p...

Date: 1851 after

Description: A pathway leads to Merriman Hall at Ripon College. The columned porch shelters a double door entrance and supports a second floor balcony. The middle thi...

Date: 1867 after

Description: A view of the commons building at Ripon College, partially obscured by trees.

Date: 1865 

Description: Elevated view of Ceresco taken from Seward's hill.

Photograph

Ripon College

Date: 1851 after

Description: A view of a campus green space at Ripon College. A commemorative stone marker stands in the foreground with text that reads, "Rendezvous 1st Wis. Cav. Aug...

Map or Atlas

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

Date: 1867 

Description: Bird’s-eye view map. Indexed for points of interest.

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: View of the Congregational church and surrounding buildings.

Photograph

Ceresco School

Date: 1880 after

Description: A sidewalk leads to Ceresco School. The tall arched windows, doorways, and the round decorative brickwork lend the building a Mediterranean feeling.

Photograph

Ripon College

Date: 1867 after

Description: A man walks down a sidewalk beside a row of buildings at Ripon College.

Date: 1867 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Ripon, with insets of points of interest.

Date: 1862 ca.

Description: Birds-eye view of a Wisconsin Civil War regiment on parade in Fond du Lac, as drawn by Louis Kurz from the Marr Street Methodist Church. The regiment canno...

Date: 1867 after

Description: A view of the facade of West Hall at Ripon College. The entrance doors are elevated above ground level, reached by a large porch with curved roof.

Photograph

Railroad Station

Date: 1870 after

Description: A view of the back side of a railroad station and outbuilding that face the creek. A hotel, garage, and homes are visible around the structure.

Date: 1837 

Description: Fond du Lac Company House, built in 1836 and operated as an inn by Colwert Pier and his wife. Groups of Indians are in the yard outside the inn, and severa...

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