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Description: An illustration depicting the cheese factory and dry goods store of J.G. Pickett at Pickett's Station.
Description: Carte-de-visite of a studio portrait of two girls posed in a small "boat" in front of a painted backdrop. They are wearing fancy dresses, and one girl hold...
Description: This map is of the towns of Neenah and Menasha and shows exisiting and proposed canals. Water depths shown by soundings. Little Butte des Morts Lake, Doty...
Description: This map shows building use, railroads, tramways, lumber yards, roads, watchman’s stations, and steam pipes. Also included is text about buildings, Clapp a...
Description: Sanborn-Perris fire insurance map for city of Menasha.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of Cedar Street Bridge(?). The construction of this bridge is the same as the Cedar Street bridge, but as other landmarks are not visible,...
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: 1887 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Third Ward School.
Description: Stereoview of Main Street bridge, looking toward a section of the city known locally as Brooklyn.
Description: View from bridge on river. Storefronts and homes line the road that stretches to the horizon.
Description: Sanborn-Perris fire insurance maps for city of Menasha.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Mears residence, located at 71 North Park Avenue. The woodshed of this home was Helem Mear's first studio. Mary Mears wrote her first novel "Emma Lou--Her...
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: This map shows a line of proposed construction for defending the north side of the canal against inundation from the Wisconsin River and location of Fort W...
Description: Bird's-eye view of Omro.
Description: This 1897 map of Winnebago County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, landownership and acreages, rural re...
Description: These manuscript drawings show the profile of the Neenah Dam, between Lake Winnebago and Little Lake Butte des Morts on the Fox River in Winnebago County,...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Looking across Winneconne towards the bridge from the east side of town.
Description: "....The upper Grand Chute was the last of the 'improvements' paintings signed by Brookes and Stevenson. Yet there were two more vital links in the Fox Riv...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: The Whiting Paper Mills before it was ruined by fire.
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...
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