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Date: date unknown
Description: A collision of a freight train with an excursion train on the Chicago and North Western Railway, resulting in six deaths and at least 46 people injured.
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: Residential street, North Broadway at Cass Street in winter.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Elevated view over De Pere. In the foreground is the De Pere News Office and Post Office building. Behind it people are walking on the bridge over the Fox...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: First Congregational Church in De Pere with a train and neighboring buildings.
Date: 1800 after
Description: This map shows plat of the town, local streets, plank roads, and part of the Fox River. The bottom of the map includes annotations, probably in pencil.
Description: Bridge and dam.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Dam at De Pere, with men walking on a bridge.
Description: Several men are visible using a large net to fish near the Depere [sic] Falls.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View of dirt road with houses along both sides, and wooden walkways and picket fences along the road.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Nicolet Paper Company on left.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Charcoal kiln. Producing charcoal was once a fairly large industry in De Pere.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Residential street, North Broadway at Cass Street.
Description: Bridge, croosing over the Fox River near De Pere.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Replica of Eleazer William's original log cabin, with trees and a dirt road, five miles south of De Pere on the west bank of the Fox River.
Description: View of businesses on Main Street, including the City Drug Store and a dentist.
Description: View of the bridge from above, with several cars.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Fox River and the Little Rapids dam.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of residential street with many trees lining the sides, along with some houses. Rails, possibly trolley rails, run down the street.
Description: Mr. Yuenger casts the first ballot in his ward. De Pere, Wisconsin in 1952 received 100 percent voter turnout.
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