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Train Collision

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.

Photograph

Snow Covered Street

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.

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Bridge and dam

Date:  date unknown

Description: Bridge and dam.

Postcard

Dam at De Pere

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Dam at De Pere, with men walking on a bridge.

Date:  date unknown

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.

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Residential Street

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Residential street, North Broadway at Cass Street.

Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

Date: 1906 ca.

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.

Date: 1906 

Description: View of businesses on Main Street, including the City Drug Store and a dentist.

Date: 1935 ca.

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.

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100 Percent De Pere

Date: 1952 

Description: Mr. Yuenger casts the first ballot in his ward. De Pere, Wisconsin in 1952 received 100 percent voter turnout.

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