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View these 19th-century panoramic, detailed maps of Wisconsin communities.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View looking down Washington Street with cable car, bicyclist and pedestrians walking along the sidewalks in downtown area.

Historical Essay

Land Speculation and Cities

How Real Estate Owners Created Wisconsin

Discover how land owners promoted their towns and villages for settlers and created the cities you know today.

Photograph

Snow Covered Street

Date: 1889 ca.

Description: Winter scene of North Broadway at Cass Street, De Pere, Wisconsin. Streets are snow covered.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View looking north at Washington Street with cable cars.

Photograph

Tank Cottage

Date: 1909 

Description: Interior view of the Tank cottage featuring a fireplace and two rocking chairs.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Elevated view looking down at Washington Street with cable car traffic.

Photograph

Tank Cottage

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Tank cottage before restoration on its original site.

Date: 1973 

Description: Green Bay Packers Center, Larry McCarren (#54) walking across the Lambeau Field parking lot toward the practice field. Several young fans seeking autograph...

Photograph

Residential Street

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Residential street, North Broadway at Cass Street.

Postcard

Mineral Springs

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Mineral Springs.

Photograph

Tank Cottage

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Tank cottage. The cottage was built in 1776 by Joseph Roi, a fur trader, who lived in it until 1805 when it was purchased by Jacques P...

Date: 1961 

Description: This map shows established harbor lines, local streets, railroads, U.S. government channel, and part of Fox River. The map includes a table of reference po...

Date: 1835 

Description: This photocopy map shows the Fox River, lot and block numbers, private claims, streets, a public squares, a manual labour school, and Fort Howard. An inset...

Photograph

Moravian Church

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Exterior of Moravian Church.

Photograph

Tank Cottage

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Tank cottage before restoration, located on its original site on the west side of the Fox River. The cottage was built in 1776 by Jose...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Close-up view of the cottage when it was a library. A sign is partly visible on the building stating, "Kellogg Public Library, Union Park Branch." Used as...

Date: 1961 

Description: This map shows a sewage treatment plant site and includes an index of "Title and Index", "Watermain Details", "Sanitary Sewer Details", and "Plan B Profile...

Photograph

Gasoline Station

Date: 1963-10-13 

Description: Gasoline station, with Standard Oil Products and Champion signs, in old false front building.

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Tank Cottage

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Tank cottage.

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