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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...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Front view of the home of James Duane Doty on Doty's Island, "the loggery," built in 1844.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Oshkosh High School.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Boat "Thistle" with riders on Fox River. People standing on shore.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Front view of the home of Janes 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: 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: Panoramic view showing lake in distance.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of the Diamond Match Company.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Clark 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.
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: 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...
Description: Exterior of the S.A. Cook Armory Company, no. 1.
Date: date unknown
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: The Island Paper Mill and dam in Menasha.
Description: Hotel Athearn, which was built across the street from the Grand Opera House. Designed by William Waters.
Description: Industrial area with view of Kimberly Clark Mill and other unidentified mills.
Description: The Carl Schurz Monument, presented to the city by John Hicks in 1914. Sculpted by Karl Bitter.
Description: Diamond Match Company. At the time of its building it was the largest such factory in America.
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