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Date: 1867 

Description: Birds eye drawing of Fond du Lac depicts street names and street layouts, houses, buildings, trees, and the Fond du Lac River. A reference key at the botto...

Date: 1998-02-20 

Description: "This evening, Tanya Zimmerman, is our waitress, at Callahan's Grill & Bar. A perch plate (small order) is $8.95." From left to right; John Bodden, Rudy He...

Date: 1934 

Description: A group of Fond du Lac women sews clothes for a Civil Works Administration project in 1934. The CWA was an emergency program that lasted from November 1933...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Front view of the Y.M.C.A. building.

Photograph

South Main Street

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: View of businesses located on the south end of Main Street including The Hotel Erving, a shoe store, Utter Drug Company, a dentist, Graham Awning Co., and...

Date: 2001-10-26 

Description: "This Friday we are at Dillinger's, 1 South Main St., Fond du Lac. Dillinger's is named after John Dillinger, a notorious thief who robbed banks throughout...

Date: 2005-02-25 

Description: "Connie waited on us at Lucky's in Fond du Lac." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, John Bodden, Shirley Widmer, and Connie.

Photograph

Buena Vista House

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Buena Vista house on Lake de Neveu.

Date: 2010-01-29 

Description: "Teri was our waitress at Coaches Corner Touch Down Club, Fond du Lac." From left to right, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, John P. Widmer, Shirley Widmer, and Teri...

Photograph

Bijou Theater

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The Bijou Theater with a horse and carriage parked in front of it. There is a law office above the theater and a jeweler's store beside it.

Date: 1999-04-16 

Description: "Rolling Meadows Family Restaurant is at 947 S. Rolling Meadows Drive, just off Hwy 151 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin."

Map or Atlas

Plat of Fond du Lac

Date: 1800 ca.

Description: Ink and watercolor on tracing paper. Shows plat of town, local streets, Fond du Lac River, and part of Lake Winnebago.

Date: 1998 

Description: Bill Casper, of Fond du Lac, preparing to transport his iconic Green Bay Packers ice shanty to the 1998 Smithsonian Folklife Festival on the National Mall...

Date: 2001-10-26 

Description: "Sarah, our waitress joins our group, as well as Parker, Carly & Kay Hren."

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Description: Sophia Leonard's 185 colony apiary.

Postcard

Railroad Station

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Chicago and North Western railroad station.

Date: 2006-03-03 

Description: "In a bit of horseplay our waitress, Tara, sat on John's lap with Sharonna seated on the right."

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of St. Mary's Spring Sanitarium, a rest resort with hot springs. In the 1920's, the sanitarium is listed in directories as St. Mary's Spring Academy f...

Photograph

KFC — Exterior

Date: 2000-11-24 

Description: "On this Friday we are at Kentucky Fried Chicken in Fond du Lac, WI."

Date: 1909 

Description: Children of William A. Titus posed at the family model T Ford automobile, the first such car purchased in Fond du Lac County.

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