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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: Exterior view of the post office. The first post office in Oshkosh was established in the 1840s, and the postmaster was Joseph Jackson.
Description: Exterior view of post office. The first post office in Oshkosh was established in the 1840s, and the postmaster was Joseph Jackson.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Hand-colored postcard view of Oshkosh High School in early spring. Several bare trees are the lawn in front of the school.
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...
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...
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.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: State Normal School. A distant view of the campus.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof, and a large wrap-around porch.
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: 1914 ca.
Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof.
Description: Exterior view of the front of St. Mary's Church.
Description: Hotel Athearn, which was built across the street from the Grand Opera House. Designed by William Waters.
Description: A view of the Diamond Match Company.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Campus of the State Normal School.
Description: Washington Street, near the Chicago and Northwestern train depot.
Description: Lakeside Sanitarium located on Washington Street.
Description: Diamond Match Factory. At the time it was built, it was the largest factory of its kind in America.
Description: A view of Main Street.
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