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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...

Date: 1905 ca.

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

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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.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Island Paper Mill and dam in Menasha

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Yacht Club

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of Presbyterian Church.

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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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Old Ladies Home

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Old Ladies Home.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Passenger station of the Chicago and Northwestern Railway.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Washington Street, near the Chicago and Northwestern train depot.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of the S.A. Cook Armory Company, no. 1.

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: 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: 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...

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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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Yacht Club

Date:  date unknown

Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof. A boat is near the pier on the right.

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Clark Hospital

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Clark Hospital.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Hand-colored postcard view of the lighthouse and boathouse at Bray's Point.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of St. Mary's Hospital.

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Barn

Date: 1920 ca.

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

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