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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Old Stone Barn, built by Harrison Reed in 1847.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Large boat and sailboats docked on water. Trolley car and houses on land.
Description: Exterior view of the Oshkosh Public Library. The cornerstone was laid in May of 1899, and the library was finally complete in September of 1900. Located on...
Description: Shore of Riverside Park with a boat docked on shore. Houses on shore with a smokestack in the background.
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: 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...
Description: A view of the Oshkosh Public Library, located on Washinton Avenue. The cornerstone was laid in May of 1899 and the library was finally complete in Septembe...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of St. Mary's Hospital.
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.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: State Normal School. A distant view of the campus.
Description: A view of the Diamond Match Company.
Description: Lakeside Sanitarium located on Washington Street.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Oshkosh High School.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: High School and Manual Training School. Crowd of people gathered on lawn in front of building.
Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof, and a large wrap-around porch.
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: 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.
Description: Equitable Fraternal Union, home office building.
Description: Exterior view of the front of St. Mary's Church.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Campus of the State Normal School.
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