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

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A woman stands in a marsh near the site of Eleazer William's first house.

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Replica of Eleazer William's log cabin, built on the same site in Lost Dauphin State Park.

Photograph

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.

Photograph

Smith Home

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the Smith home at 302 North Broadway.

Date: 1888 

Description: This is a reproduction of a map originally published in 1829 by R.W. Chandler, a pioneer settler of Galena. It is based on an earlier map by surveyor Luciu...

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.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Bridge over the Fox River at De Pere.

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: Portraits of the members of the Samuel Harrison Post No. 91 of De Pere, Wisconsin from 1883-1896.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A girl sits on a log next to Eleazer William's log cabin site.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: High school and its grounds.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two women work a field with horses.

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: 1943 

Description: The gymnasium for St. Norbert College.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Charcoal kiln. Producing charcoal was once a fairly large industry in De Pere.

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: De Pere lock on the Fox River with a construction crew at work. This is the only wooden lock on the Fox River.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across Fox River into the St. Norbert's College campus.

Postcard

Dam at De Pere

Date: 1906 ca.

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

Photograph

De Pere Depot

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: At the De Pere depot, the first train operated by the Milwaukee & Northern Railway. This train made its first run to Green Bay on June 25, 1873, and this p...

Photograph

Bridge and dam

Date:  date unknown

Description: Bridge and dam.

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