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Description: "R Chalet Restaurant Coffee Haus is located at 84 N. Main St. in Fond du Lac. The famous Petrie's Bavarian Inn was formerly at this site."
Description: A man stands in front of an International Model F (or 31) truck advertising Standard Oil Company's Polarine, "Burn Perfect Oil." American flags are mounted...
Date: 1895 after
Description: View of a statue and fountain in a grassy park depicting a boy selling a newspaper. Installed in 1895 and funded by Colonel William L. Brown, the statue c...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Exterior view of International Harvester's Springfield branch building. A railroad car stands beside the building and several automobiles are parked nearby...
Date: date unknown
Description: Two visible steamboats, looking up the Milwaukee River from the north bank, near the foot of the N. Milwaukee Street. Both steamboats are of the Goodrich T...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Children passengers transported on wagon pulled by dog team belonging to Thomas Stahl. Wagon and dog team are on the boardwalk in La Pointe.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Unidentified small girl holding a parasol, posed beside railroad tracks.
Description: View of locomotive engine no. 518 on the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul railroad. Two men pose on the train.
Description: A girl pushes a rowboat named "Lily" away from the shore that has two women and two men seated inside.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A fleet of four pickup trucks of various makes and a larger truck, all advertising L.C. Welch Plumbing and Heating on the door. They are parked on a reside...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Esther Peterson, a student at Mud Branch School, District No. 2, poses leaning against a tree on a hill while holding a baseball bat. There is a road and f...
Description: A girl and a boy, both wearing crowns, pose on the back of a convertible top automobile. They are the queen and king of the Bicycle Safety Week parade, Jea...
Description: "This is Golf Central. They are located North of Oshkosh, at 5850 Highway 45." The signboard notes their Friday night fish fry.
Description: View down middle of Main Street paved with cobblestones. There is a railroad crossing at the far end, and the ridge of a hill in the far background. A barb...
Description: "Bob Klink, Shirley's cousin, was our guest when we visited Trip's on 151 at Pipe."
Description: "Erhard Luhn, Richard Sigler, & Howard Greiner are bringing milk to Widmer Cheese Factory in a horse-drawn sleigh."
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A man and a child pose on the dock of a paddle ferry boat named "Dewey." An American flag is affixed to the boat, there is a bell attached on a platform ne...
Description: Elevated view of men and women lined up on sidewalk to enter an International bus owned by Winnipeg Electric Company. The bus is marked "Fort Garry." A lar...
Description: Three men wearing hats sit on top of baled cotton loaded in a wagon. The wagon is led by two horses and travels down a dirt road in what appears to be a c...
Date: 1879 ca.
Description: Elevated view of ornate carriage and animal cage with tents and people looking on at the annual Wisconsin State Fair held at Camp Randall.
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