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Postcard

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...

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Riverside Park

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Shore of Riverside Park with a boat docked on shore. Houses on shore with a smokestack in the background.

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Fox River

Date: 1907 ca.

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

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Hand-colored postcard view of Oshkosh High School in early spring. Several bare trees are the lawn in front of the school.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of the Diamond Match Company.

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Sawyer House

Date: 1905 ca.

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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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...

Date: 1905 ca.

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

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:  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.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Governor Doty's log cabin. Two people sit/stand in front yard of log cabin.

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High School

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Oshkosh High School.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A view of the State Normal building (Dempsy Hall), at the State Normal School. This building was built in 1918, after a fire destroyed the main building in...

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Methodist Church

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: 1890 ca.

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

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Equitable Fraternal Union, home office building.

Date: 1905 ca.

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Diamond Match Factory. At the time it was built, it was the largest factory of its kind in America.

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High School

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Exterior of Neenah High School.

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Clark Hospital

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Clark Hospital.

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