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Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View of a two-story octagonal structure amongst trees. "Possibly Wisconsin's most unusual bit of 'octagonda' is just outside of Fond du Lac. John P. Macy...
Description: Front entrance of Octagon House.
Description: Exterior, south side view of St. Agnes' Hospital.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Main Street with a cable car and pedestrians. Cable car tracks run down the street, and multiple buildings line it.
Description: "R Chalet Restaurant Coffee Haus is located at 84 N. Main St. in Fond du Lac. The famous Petrie's Bavarian Inn was formerly at this site."
Description: "Kay Widmer-Hren and her daughter Carly, join us at Petrie's Bavarian Inn in Fond du Lac, WI." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, John Bodden, Shir...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Simmons residence, with people sitting on the porch and standing near the front entrance.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Palmer house.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Jefferson School.
Description: Quarter section of a map of the city of Fond du Lac featuring an illustration of the Lewis House.
Description: Grace and Dave Schommer enter the Hotel Retlaw for their wedding reception.
Description: Exterior of Colonel Elihu Phillips home, built in 1854.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: "Pioneer Military Road - 1835 - Fort Howard, Greenbay - To Fort Crawford, Prairie Du Chien - Erected by Col. C.R. Pier Circle - Ladies of C.A.R. 1931."
Description: Bird’s-eye view map. Indexed for points of interest.
Description: The simple, abstract, geometric ornament was easily and inexpensively cast in concrete block faces.
Description: "Our group is joined by Kay Widmer-Hren, Parker & Carly, at Callahan's Grill & Bar at 121 North Pioneer Road, Fond du Lac."
From left to right; Shirley...
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: Includes street index. Shows local streets, parks, highways, railroads, Fond du Lac River, and part of lake Winnebago. Also includes text on points of inte...
Description: "We visit the Coliseum Sports Bar and Grill, at 91 South Main Street in Fond du Lac, on a very rainy day."
Description: The stone and iron gateway entrance to St. Mary's Springs Academy.
Description: Grafton Hall from the front.
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