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Water Power

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Industrial area with view of Kimberly Clark Mill and other unidentified mills.

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Paine Lumber Co.

Date: 1911 

Description: Log entrance of the Paine Lumber Co. Edward L. Paine founded the lumber mill in 1853 on the east bank of the Fox River.

Date: 1912 ca.

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

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view of street and some buildings.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of the Diamond Match Company.

Date: 1911 

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

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Hotel Athearn

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Hotel Athearn, which was built across the street from the Grand Opera House. Designed by William Waters.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Hicks Soldiers' Monument, located in Monument Square. Presented to the city by Col. John Hicks. The monument was unveiled on July 8, 1907.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Diamond Match Factory. At the time it was built, it was the largest factory of its kind in America.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Passenger station of the Chicago and Northwestern Railway.

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Post Office

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of post office. The first post office in Oshkosh was established in the 1840s, and the postmaster was Joseph Jackson.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Fox River in Menasha showing the mill area.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Governor Doty's log cabin. Two people sit/stand in front yard of log cabin.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the front of St. Mary's Church.

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Main Street

Date: 1946 

Description: A view of Main Street.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A view of the State Normal building (Dempsy Hall), at the State Normal School. This building was built in 1918, after a fire destroyed the main building in...

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Schurz Monument

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: The Carl Schurz Monument, presented to the city by John Hicks in 1914. Sculpted by Karl Bitter.

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Methodist Church

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Street scene featuring a Methodist church. In front of the church a young boy stands in the dirt road near a man sitting in a horse-drawn wagon with a dog.

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State College

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: A building on the campus of Wisconsin State College (State Normal School).

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Yacht Club

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof.

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