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Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Oshkosh Public Library. The cornerstone was laid in May of 1899, and the library was finally complete in September of 1900. Located on...
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: 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: 1905 ca.
Description: Governor Doty's log cabin. Two people sit/stand in front yard of log cabin.
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.
Description: Oshkosh High School.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the Fox River with power plants and paper mills.
Description: Exterior view of the home of Governor James Duane Doty on Doty's Island, "the loggery."
Description: Exterior view of post office. The first post office in Oshkosh was established in the 1840s, and the postmaster was Joseph Jackson.
Description: Passenger station of the Chicago and Northwestern Railway.
Description: Panoramic view showing lake in distance.
Description: Large boat and sailboats docked on water. Trolley car and houses on land.
Description: Hicks Soldiers' Monument, located in Monument Square. Presented to the city by Col. John Hicks. The monument was unveiled on July 8, 1907.
Description: A view of the Diamond Match Company.
Description: Black and white postcard of Hull House. The house was built in the Italianate style around 1850. Farm outbuildings are visible in the background. The house...
Description: Exterior view of St. Mary's Hospital.
Description: Log entrance of the Paine Lumber Co. Edward L. Paine founded the lumber mill in 1853 on the east bank of the Fox River.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Elevated view of street and some buildings.
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.
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...
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