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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: State Normal School. A distant view of the campus.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Lakeside Sanitarium located on Washington Street.
Date: date unknown
Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof. A boat is near the pier on the right.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Campus of the State Normal School.
Description: Exterior view of St. Mary's Hospital.
Description: Diamond Match Company. At the time of its building it was the largest such factory in America.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof, and a large wrap-around porch.
Description: Exterior view of the front of St. Mary's Church.
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...
Description: Diamond Match Factory. At the time it was built, it was the largest factory of its kind in America.
Description: Washington Street, near the Chicago and Northwestern train depot.
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.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: A building on the campus of Wisconsin State College (State Normal School).
Description: A view of the residence of Philetus Sawyer, mayor of Oshkosh from 1863-1864. Sawyer was also a U.S. Senator in 1881, and died in 1900. This residence is lo...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof.
Description: The Carl Schurz Monument, presented to the city by John Hicks in 1914. Sculpted by Karl Bitter.
Description: A view of Stein's Shop, "The World's Unique Shop". A colored postcard of the women's clothing store.
Description: A view of Main Street.
Description: Exterior view of the Old Ladies Home.
Description: Looking down Washington Street.
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