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Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

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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."

Date:  ca.

Description: Interior view of the parlor, with a piano on the left of the image, a sofa towards the center, two chairs on the right, a portrait on an easel in the cente...

Date:  ca.

Description: View of the exterior of the carriage house in the spring or summer with miscellaneous tools littered throughout the yard. A wooden stairway stands against...

Date: 2006-12-22 

Description: "We visit the Coliseum Sports Bar and Grill, at 91 South Main Street in Fond du Lac, on a very rainy day."

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of St. Paul's Cathedral.

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: 1900 ca.

Description: Drawing of the exterior of the Fond du Lac Public Library. Van Ryn and Degelleke architects.

Photograph

Store and Saloon

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Exterior view from across road of men gathered outside a store and saloon. Most of the men hold a glass of beer as though toasting. Two teams of horses are...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View of Main Street at night. A car is parked toward the center of the image with its headlights on. The theatre is visible across the street.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

County's first memorial

Date: 1921-3-13

County: Fond Du Lac

City: Fond du Lac

Date: 1927-05-07 

Description: At a convention of the Fond du Lac County chapters of the Loyal Temperance League, some of the children present for a group picture hold up a sign that say...

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Church Windows

Date: 1963-05-04 ca.

Description: A detail of the glass facade of Faith Lutheran Church.

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Bandstand

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Bandstand.

Date: 2003-05-02 

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."

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Knight hotel was erected in 1840

Date: 1914-1-17

County: Fond Du Lac

City: Fond du Lac

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Macy Library

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...

Date: 2010-01-29 

Description: "Coaches Conder Touch Down Club, 121 N Pioneer Road, Fond du Lac. This was formerly Callahan's Grill and Bar and later Cactus Jacks. From left to right, Jo...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Fond du Lac Public Library, with people standing on the front steps to the building.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Old landmark being removed

Date: 1922-3-11

County: Fond Du Lac

City: Fond du Lac

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