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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A group of five young women sit at tables in the Hawksworth Ice Cream Parlor. The woman in the center has been identified as Josephine Edith McEvoy (later...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Signs on building read: "Old Partner Tobacco"; "Wisconsin Bag & Burlap Co."; "M. Burstein [ ] and Associates Paper Stock".

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of the Oshkosh Public Museum, formerly the Sawer Foundation and the residence of Edgar Sawyer. The home was built in 1908 and became a museum in 192...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view of street and some buildings.

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Description: Exterior of Oshkosh Public Library. The entrance has six columns and a pediment at the top of a set of steps, and there is a dome on the roof. Reverse of c...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of Paine Lumber Company from across the Fox River. Was founded in 1853 by Edward L. Paine, located on the east bank of the Fox River.

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Water Power

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of water power.

Date: 1857 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, streets, railroad depots, locks, bridges, dams, canals, U.S. light house, college grounds, a steam boat landing, and...

Date: 1888-08-24 

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...

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Business District

Date: 1910 ca.

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...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Otto G. Ansorge sits in his home on Lake Avenue and reads. Ansorge was a jeweler and band director in Winneconne.

Date: 1911 

Description: Diamond Match Company. At the time of its building it was the largest such factory in America.

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Osborn House

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: A distant view of the residence of J.H. Osborn. Osborn moved to Oshkosh in 1844 from New York City. He farmed, traded real estate, and was involved in loca...

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Noon Train

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Eight men and one dog lean their heads outside of the windows of a passenger car caboose of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railway for a group portra...

Date: 1949 

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: 1888 ca.

Description: Construction workers at the site of the new city hall. William Waters, architect.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Front view of East Wisconsin Avenue Methodist Church.

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Oshkosh Factories

Date: 1962 

Description: Factories on Custer Avenue. On the left is the Waite Carpet Co., and in the background is the CKL Machinery Co.

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Fire Ruins

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Stereoview of the ruins after the fire of April 28, 1875.

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Doty Loggery

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Side view of the home of James Duane Doty on Doty's Island, "the loggery."

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