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Description: Interior view of the First Public Library. It was located over Pondee Grocery Store on College Avenue, Appleton, WI.
Date: 1890-06-17 ca.
Description: The Grignon house was built (at the later address of 1313 Augustine Street) in 1836 by Charles Grignon. Charles Grignon was the son of Augustin Grignon, on...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View of the Reeve residence on the corner of Lawrence and Onieda Streets.
Description: Map shows townships and sections, landownership and acreages, state and county lands, churches, schools, cemeteries, roads, and railroads. There is an ins...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: A view of College Avenue, looking east from Oneida Street.
Description: Lithograph view of river with a riverboat on the river, and a family on a hill above the river. There is a wagon or cart on the road below the hill.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: College Avenue looking west from the corner of Morrison Street. The building on the left is the Adkins Building, at the right is the Johnston House. This w...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Kaukauna.
Description: A painting of the Grignon house and surrounding land and water.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: The house built by Charles A. Grignon between 1837 and 1839 for Mary Meade, his Pennsylvania bride. Mrs. Grignon and her family are standing in front of th...
Description: Bird's-eye view map of Appleton, Wisconsin. Map reads: "NOTE.-Since the above cut was engraved, the Fox River Pulp & Paper Co.'s Mammoth Mills have been er...
Description: Stereograph of Methodist Church.
Description: Mary Meade Grignon (Mrs. Charles) surrounded by her family at the Grignon House in Kaukauna. Mrs. Grignon is in the center and Ross Grignon is thought to b...
Description: What is believed to be the oldest tavern in Little Chute, built in 1850's. It was later known as Mrs. Benoit's home.
Description: A drawing of the DuCharme/Grignon house and fur-trading post as it appeared shortly before being razed in about 1892.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: Lithographic view of the Grande Chute Falls on the Fox River. There is a tent on the shore on the right.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Young man sitting on a large rock called the “Devil's Chair” in Rattlesnake Hollow.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view of two men in the DuCharme house, later known as the Grignon house.
Date: 1882 ca.
Description: Cutaway view of the building that housed the first electrical station created to distribute incandescent light electricity.
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