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Description: This 1911 map from the U.S. Post Office Dept. shows rural delivery routes, active and discontinued post offices, collection boxes, selected rural landowner...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Side view of "the loggery," the home of James Duane Doty.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Equitable Fraternal Union, home office building.
Description: An elevated view of the city.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the city. Caption reads, "The finest aerial view of Oshkosh, Wis. ever made. Practically the entire town is included in this comprehensive p...
Description: Front view of a public school.
Description: Class A sailboats race in the Inland Lake Yachting Association Regatta on Lake Winnebago just before a storm breaks. There are threatening clouds overhead.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Five men standing on the far left survey fire damage on Main Street between N. 2nd and N. 3rd St in Winneconne. The area is completely destroyed. Surroundi...
Description: Intersection of US Highway 41 and Wisconsin Highway 26 near Oshkosh.
Description: Drawing submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. The red, black, and cream label features an original Indian head design, with tipis...
Description: "The British Airways Concorde drew large crowds at the EAA Convention in Oshkosh. The giant jet, making thunderous, low-level passes, thrilled thousands o...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Hand-colored postcard view of Oshkosh High School in early spring. Several bare trees are the lawn in front of the school.
Description: Public Library, established in 1882, was erected at a cost of $30,000, of which Andrew Carnegie contributed $12,500. The balance was raised by public subsc...
Description: A description of this photograph written by Ernst Schmidt reads: "The 'Senta' with the anchor out shortly after the storm had hit. I am on the after deck —...
Description: View of the Fox River with power plants and paper mills.
Description: Stereoview of a business street. Caption states: "Clean, wide, business streets greet you in Oshkosh." On the left hand side, "Hay Hardware Co." appears an...
Description: Lighthouse built by State Senator William Bray of Oshkosh, on a point where the Fox River empties into Lake Winnebago.
Date: 1963-09-29 ca.
Description: View of Gilbert Paper Company from a railroad bridge on the Fox River. Three rail cars are stopped in front of the factory.
Description: An illustration of Uncle Sam points to a U.S. Tractor & Machinery Company Uncle Sam tractor beneath a headline reading, "Speed when you want it. Power all...
Description: Sanborn-Perris fire insurance maps for city of Menasha.
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