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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Hotel Athearn, which was built across the street from the Grand Opera House. Designed by William Waters.
Description: Passenger station of the Chicago and Northwestern Railway.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of St. Mary's Hospital.
Date: date unknown
Description: Washington Street, near the Chicago and Northwestern train depot.
Description: Hand-colored postcard view of the lighthouse and boathouse at Bray's Point.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Campus of the State Normal School.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: The Carl Schurz Monument, presented to the city by John Hicks in 1914. Sculpted by Karl Bitter.
Description: Boat "Thistle" with riders on Fox River. People standing on shore.
Description: Panoramic view showing lake in distance.
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: Exterior view of the front of St. Mary's Church.
Description: Public Library, established in 1882, was erected at a cost of $30,000, of which Andrew Carnegie contributed $12,500. The balance was raised by public subsc...
Description: Looking down Washington Street.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: A building on the campus of Wisconsin State College (State Normal School).
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A view of Stein's Shop, "The World's Unique Shop". A colored postcard of the women's clothing store.
Description: Oshkosh High School.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Large boat and sailboats docked on water. Trolley car and houses on land.
Description: Diamond Match Factory. At the time it was built, it was the largest factory of its kind in America.
Description: Industrial area with view of Kimberly Clark Mill and other unidentified mills.
Description: Exterior view of post office. The first post office in Oshkosh was established in the 1840s, and the postmaster was Joseph Jackson.
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