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Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Fond du Lac, "drawn after nature," with a parade of soldiers marching down the street.
Description: This map has relief shown by hachures and pictorially and shows plat of the town, wards, lots, land ownership by name, local roads, highways, railroads, pa...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: "$110,000,000 Jackpot."
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: Built in the mid-1930s by Clark Oil Company, this station was located along the city's gasoline alley with other gas stations, auto dealerships, and servic...
Description: Christian Casper, grandson of Bill Casper, touching up the paint on Bills iconic Green Bay Packers ice shanty in Fond du Lac, before it is transported to...
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: 1948 ca.
Description: Railroad depot for the Minneapolis, St. Paul and Sault Saint Marie railroad company's trains.
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: 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: 1880 ca.
Description: Simmons residence, with people sitting on the porch and standing near the front entrance.
Description: Grace and Dave Schommer enter the Hotel Retlaw for their wedding reception.
Description: Exterior view of the Fond du Lac Public Library.
Description: The stone and iron gateway entrance to St. Mary's Springs Academy.
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: View of St. Paul's Cathedral.
Description: Birds-eye view map. Indexed for points of interest.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Bishop Grafton's residence.
Description: Sign congratulating the lottery winners at Gilles Frozen Custard Drive-in.
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