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Main Street

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereoview of the south side of Main Street.

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Morgan House

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Morgan home, residence of John R. Morgan.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Looking across Winneconne towards the bridge from the east side of town.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereoview of Main Street bridge, looking toward a section of the city known locally as Brooklyn.

Date: 1891 

Description: Sanborn-Perris fire insurance maps for city of Menasha.

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Ferry Street

Date: 1856 

Description: View from bridge on river. Storefronts and homes line the road that stretches to the horizon.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: The corner of Main Street and Tayco Street looking south towards Doty Island. The slanting timbers controlled the primitive draw bridge across the canal.

Date: 1880 

Description: An illustration depicting the cheese factory and dry goods store of J.G. Pickett at Pickett's Station.

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Industry

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereograph view of the flour mill district. The Cedar Street Bridge is in the background, and the mills are, right to left going back, the Winnebago Flour...

Date: 1895 

Description: Sanborn-Perris fire insurance maps for city of Menasha.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereograph view of the industrial section along the Fox River in Menasha. During this period the millers in Menasha were beginning to invest in the paper...

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Oshkosh from River

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: A view of Oshkosh from a river.

Date: 1888-08-24 

Description: The George A. Whiting Paper Mill after a fire on August 24, 1888. Sixteen men were killed by the explosion of a bleacher; the bleacher exploded as the nigh...

Date: 1855 

Description: This 1855 map of Winnebago County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, cities, villages, and post offices, roads, and lakes and streams.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: A stereograph of the Menasha Wooden Ware factory.

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View of Town

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: A view of Oshkosh.

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: Construction workers at the site of the new city hall. William Waters, architect.

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Fox River

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereograph view of the Fox River.

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Stereoview. In the right background is the building of the Trade Reporter newspaper at the corner of Main and High Streets; across the street from it is J....

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Sawyer House

Date: 1863 ca.

Description: A view of Senator Philetus Sawyer's residence. Sawyer was elected to the U.S. Senate in 1881.

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