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Main Street

Date: 1870 ca.

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

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Opera House

Date: 1883 

Description: Oshkosh Grand Opera House. The building was started in 1882 and finished in the following year at a cost of $36,000. It measures 60 x 120 feet. This photog...

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First Ward School

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: Exterior of the First Ward School.

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Main Street

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereoview of the south side of Main Street.

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Fox River

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereograph view of the Fox River.

Date: 1877 

Description: This map shows the Fox River, Lake Winnebago, city wards, lot and block numbers, landownership, selected buildings, railroads, and roads. There are three i...

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Morgan House

Date: 1890 ca.

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

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereoview of the town.

Date: 1856 

Description: View along bridge of paddle boats and ships in the harbor, pedestrians, and the town in the background on the other side of the river.

Date: 1846 ca.

Description: This plat map, which features the very early spelling of Wisconsin as "Wiskonsin", was created sometime between 1846 and 1854 and shows a canal and dam on...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereoview of the lumbering industry on the Fox River. Lake Winnebago is in the background.

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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.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Mound known as the Hill of the Dead.

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: A stereograph of the town square and Main Street. The three-story building visible in the center of the photograph was operated as the National Hotel. It w...

Date: 1875 

Description: Bird's-eye map after a fire destroyed a large area of the town. In memory of the Great Conflagration on April 28th, 1875. Taken from the North-Side.

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High School

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: A small group of children sits on the front stairs of a high school.

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Reed Residence

Date: 1867 

Description: The home of Curtis Reed.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereograph of business district.

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Fox River

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View along the Fox River.

Date: 1867 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Oshkosh, "drawn from nature."

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