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Fox River

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Boat "Thistle" with riders on Fox River. People standing on shore.

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High School

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Exterior of Neenah High School.

Date: 1912 ca.

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

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: High School and Manual Training School. Crowd of people gathered on lawn in front of building.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Statue of Chief Oshkosh of the Menominee Tribe. Sculpted by Trentanove and located in Menominee Park. The statue honors the man who gave his name to the...

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Doty Loggery

Date: 1910 ca.

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

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view of street and some buildings.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of the Diamond Match Company.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: A view of the Oshkosh Public Library, located on Washinton Avenue. The cornerstone was laid in May of 1899 and the library was finally complete in Septembe...

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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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Hotel Athearn

Date: 1910 

Description: A view of the Athearn Hotel, located across the street from the Grand Opera House. Designed by the same man who designed the opera house, William Waters.

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Hull House

Date: 1907-10-29 

Description: Black and white postcard of Hull House. The house was built in the Italianate style around 1850. Farm outbuildings are visible in the background. The house...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Island Paper Mill and dam in Menasha.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Looking down Washington Street.

Date: 1911 

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

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High School

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Oshkosh High School.

Date: 1905 ca.

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

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Post Office

Date: 1920 ca.

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

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Old Ladies Home

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Old Ladies Home.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Panoramic view showing lake in distance.

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