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Snow Covered Street

Date: 1889 ca.

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

Date: 1947 

Description: Map shows land ownership, residential zones, commercial zones, and light industrial zones. Includes inset and location map. Also includes zoning ordinance...


Residential Street

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Residential street, North Broadway at Cass Street.

Date: 1800 after

Description: This map shows plat of the town, local streets, plank roads, and part of the Fox River. The bottom of the map includes annotations, probably in pencil.

Date: 1868 

Description: This map shows land ownership by name, lots, roads, railroads, and part of the Fox River. The map includes an explanation and table of witnesses to the cor...

Date: 1930 

Description: This map shows a plat of the town, local streets, railroads, creeks, part of Fox River, and part of the bay of Green Bay. The location of the original fort...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: This map shows local streets, blocks, lots, local businesses by name, and bus stops. On the back of the map is text, illustrations, and aerial views.

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: This map shows streets and railroads and is oriented with north to the upper left. Wards have been outlined in yellow, red, blue, and green. The back of th...

Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: This map has relief shown by hachures and shows local streets, wards, districts, railroads, Fox River, and part of Bay of Green Bay. Wards are shown in dar...


Gasoline Station

Date: 1963-10-13 

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


River View

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Long, low industrial building (factory?), probably in Green Bay, Wis., at night, from across the river, with reflections of interior lighting.

Date: 1900 after

Description: This map of Green Bay shows plat of the town, lots by number, local streets, the military Fort Howard, part of Fox River and part of Navarino. The map feat...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Section of overall panorama, showing railroad station.

Date: 1918 

Description: This map shows railroads, street car lines, wards, private claims, parks, railroad yards and depots, and cemeteries. The map is oriented with north to uppe...

Date: 1856 

Description: This map shows a plat of town, local streets, and parts of East and Fox Rivers.

Date: 1963 

Description: Street view at sunrise, looking uphill towards commercial buildings.

Date: 1946 

Description: This map shows streets, wards and precincts, parks, schools, and points of interest. The maps is oriented with north to the upper left. The map includes a...

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.


View of De Pere

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: View over town looking east from the railroad station.

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