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Date: 1952-10-03 ca.

Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy waves to the crowd who had come to see him introduce Presidential candidate Dwight Eisenhower. On the train with him is John By...

Date: 1867 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Green Bay and Fort Howard, Brown Co., depicts street names and street layouts, houses, trees, and the East River. A reference key at the...

Date: 1973 

Description: Green Bay Packers Center, Larry McCarren (#54) walking across the Lambeau Field parking lot toward the practice field. Several young fans seeking autograph...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view of bridges and the Fox River.

Date: 1961 

Description: This map shows established harbor lines, local streets, railroads, U.S. government channel, and part of Fox River. The map includes a table of reference po...

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: Main Street Bridge raised to let boats pass through the locks on the Fox River.

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Description: Memohead of the Henry Rahr Sons' Company of Green Bay, Wisconsin, brewers and maltsters, with an elevated view of the main office at 1317-1323 Main St. on...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View looking down Washington Street with cable car, bicyclist and pedestrians walking along the sidewalks in downtown area.

Historical Essay

The Founding of Major Cities

Read how land speculation and the development of transportation spurred settlement in 19th-century Wisconsin, leading to the rise of larger cities.

Date: 1965-06-13 

Description: The new passenger terminal at Austin Straubel Airport completed in 1965, with the old hangar in the background. The need for the larger facility reflected...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Aerial view of with bridge, river, and shoreline.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: East Green Bay harbor with cargo ships, W.W. Cagill Co., and other various industries.

Date: 1937-11-15 

Description: An International truck used by the Leicht Transfer & Storage Co. parks in a driveway beside a residence and a garage. A man is sitting in the cab. The lett...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View from across street of the Whitney House. A man stands in the yard behind the fence. There are large trees along the curb, and more trees and shrubs in...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View looking north at Washington Street with cable cars.

Photograph

Gas Station

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Gas station. The Tudor-revival style of this station represents gas station owners' trend to adopt domestic architectural styles as they moved into residen...

Photograph

Main Street Bridge

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Description: Main Street Bridge with view of bridge and boats.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Standard Oil Company's bulk plant on North Broadway Street with trains and tracks, and a train station.

Photograph

High School

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Front view of a high school, with a bicycle and fence in the foreground.

Photograph

Harbor Scene

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Harbor view with people strolling around the bay, cars parked in a lot, and buildings with companies that export and import merchandise.

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