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Painting

De Pere Painting

Date: 1856 

Description: "....At De Pere they stopped on the west shore for a broad sketch of the dwellings clustered on both sides of the river. The distant dam, the mills, wareho...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Eleazer William's log cabin, five miles south of De Pere, overlooking the parids of the Little Bakalin on the Fox River.

Photograph

Scene on Mud Creek

Date: 1889 

Description: View from shoreline looking down on Mud Creek, about two miles above De Pere, showing small bridge and a man in a rowboat.

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: De Pere lock on the Fox River with a construction crew at work. This is the only wooden lock on the Fox River.

Photograph

De Pere Depot

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: At the De Pere depot, the first train operated by the Milwaukee & Northern Railway. This train made its first run to Green Bay on June 25, 1873, and this p...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Cawker (Colonel E. Harrison) residence.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Elevated view over De Pere. In the foreground is the De Pere News Office and Post Office building. Behind it people are walking on the bridge over the Fox...

Photograph

De Pere High School

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: High school, built in 1857 and destroyed by fire in 1899.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Congregational Church at corner of Broadway and Cass Street, with stained glass windows.

Date: 1888 

Description: This is a reproduction of a map originally published in 1829 by R.W. Chandler, a pioneer settler of Galena. It is based on an earlier map by surveyor Luciu...

Map or Atlas

De Pere, Wis.

Date: 1871 

Description: Bird's-eye map of De Pere.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Randall Wilcox's home with trees and a sidewalk, built in 1836 or 1837.

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Locks near De Pere, the only wooden pier on the Fox River.

Photograph

Fancy Dress Party

Date: 1887-08-19 

Description: Cabinet card of a group portrait of four men in front of a painted backdrop. Two are dressed in male formal attire, with top hats. The other men are dresse...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Section of overall panorama, showing railroad station.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View of dirt road with houses along both sides, and wooden walkways and picket fences along the road.

Photograph

Doty Home

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Doty home with trees in the yard.

Photograph

California House

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View of the California house next to a store that says, "M. Silber & Bro.," and a "Boot & Shoe Store." A bakery is on the left side of the image, with sev...

Photograph

Allouez Monument

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Allouez Monument, near the site of St. Francis Xavier mission which was established by Father Claude Allouez at De Pere Rapids in the winter of 1671-72. Er...

Date: 1893 

Description: Bird’s-eye view of Depere looking North. Includes illustrations and an index to points of interest.

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