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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Governor Doty's log cabin. Two people sit/stand in front yard of log cabin.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Street scene featuring a Methodist church. In front of the church a young boy stands in the dirt road near a man sitting in a horse-drawn wagon with a dog.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the home of Governor James Duane Doty on Doty's Island, "the loggery."
Date: 1908 ca.
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...
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...
Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof, and a large wrap-around porch.
Description: The Island Paper Mill and dam in Menasha.
Description: Industrial area with view of Kimberly Clark Mill and other unidentified mills.
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: Passenger station of the Chicago and Northwestern Railway.
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: Hicks Soldiers' Monument, located in Monument Square. Presented to the city by Col. John Hicks. The monument was unveiled on July 8, 1907.
Date: date unknown
Description: Washington Street, near the Chicago and Northwestern train depot.
Description: The Island Paper Mill and dam in Menasha
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Signs on building read: "Old Partner Tobacco"; "Wisconsin Bag & Burlap Co."; "M. Burstein [ ] and Associates Paper Stock".
Description: Exterior view of post office. The first post office in Oshkosh was established in the 1840s, and the postmaster was Joseph Jackson.
Description: Chicago & Northwestern Railway Passenger Station. Side view with two horses standing next to station.
Description: Equitable Fraternal Union, home office building.
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.
Description: Clark Hospital.
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