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Date: 1890 ca.

Description: High School and Manual Training School. Crowd of people gathered on lawn in front of building.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: State Normal School. A distant view of the campus.

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Barn

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Old Stone Barn, built by Harrison Reed in 1847.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Campus of the State Normal School.

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Main Street

Date: 1946 

Description: A view of Main Street.

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Hotel Athearn

Date: 1910 

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.

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Hotel Athearn

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: A view of the Hotel Athearn, which was built in 1891 across the street from the Grand Opera House. It was designed by the same man that designed the Grand...

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Paine Lumber Co.

Date: 1911 

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.

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Hull House

Date: 1907-10-29 

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...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the front of St. Mary's Church.

Date: 1911 

Description: Diamond Match Company. At the time of its building it was the largest such factory in America.

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Post Office

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of post office. The first post office in Oshkosh was established in the 1840s, and the postmaster was Joseph Jackson.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Paper mill, built in 1865-66 and called the Neenah Paper Mill; it was run by a stock copany composed of Nathan Cobb, president; Hiram Smith, secretary and...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Fox River in Menasha showing the mill area.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the Fox River with power plants and paper mills.

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Fox River

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Boat "Thistle" with riders on Fox River. People standing on shore.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A Menasha postcard showing the river at night.

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State College

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: A building on the campus of Wisconsin State College (State Normal School).

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Hotel Athearn

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Hotel Athearn, which was built across the street from the Grand Opera House. Designed by William Waters.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Chicago & Northwestern Railway Passenger Station. Side view with two horses standing next to station.

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