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Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Elevated view of town, including a church and multiple surrounding buildings.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of St. Peter's Episcopal Church.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Palmer house.
Description: "Our group is joined by Kay, Larry, Parker & Carly Hren at Ledgeview Lanes located at 170 Prairie Road, Fond du Lac, WI." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy"...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior of Colonel Elihu Phillips home, built in 1854.
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Fond du Lac, "drawn after nature," with a parade of soldiers marching down the street.
Date: 1862 ca.
Description: Birds-eye view of a Wisconsin Civil War regiment on parade in Fond du Lac, as drawn by Louis Kurz from the Marr Street Methodist Church. The regiment canno...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of Main Street at night. A car is parked toward the center of the image with its headlights on. The theatre is visible across the street.
Date: 1851 after
Description: A view of the chapel at Ripon College. The roof has a central bell tower and a smaller, secondary tower to the right.
Description: "TV news people stand in front of the Fond du Lac Sentry store where the winning ticket was purchased."
Date: 1800 ca.
Description: Shows plat of town, land ownership by name, local streets, courthouses, churches, hotels, mills, railroads, railroad stations, lakes, and rivers. Includes...
Description: View of the Signal Oak taken from the original, which was the first in a series of Heritage Prints. The idea for the series was conceived by the First Nati...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Ripon, with insets of points of interest.
Date: 1867 after
Description: A view of the commons building at Ripon College, partially obscured by trees.
Description: "We visit Wendt's On The Lake, at N9699 Lakeshore Drive, Van Dyne. Pictured are (left to right): John Bodden, Buddy Ruecker, Dan and Sue Minneck, Conner Mi...
Description: Waterwheel for generating electric power, with men sitting on the log support. It may be the largest in the nation. The waterwheel was built in 1924 by a c...
Description: View of the chapel in the Wisconsin State Prison.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Home of John McDonald, Park Avenue and Second Street. General U.S. Grant was a guest at this home at one time.
Date: 1900 after
Description: A view of storefronts on either side of a dirt road in the business district. Automobiles are parked on either sides, with two automobiles and a horse-dr...
Description: Exterior of Post Office.
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