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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.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Residential street, North Broadway at Cass Street.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Two children are stand in front of Governor Doty's house, the first brick house built in Wisconsin.
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: 1896 ca.
Description: Portraits of the members of the Samuel Harrison Post No. 91 of De Pere, Wisconsin from 1883-1896.
Description: Locks near De Pere, the only wooden pier on the Fox River.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: View of a shopping district street near a river, with several businesses lining the street, and two carriages. A building has lettering that reads, "Jacks...
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...
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...
Description: Elevated view of bridge crossing the wide Fox River, with the paper mill on the far side of the river, and a horse-drawn cart approaching the near side.
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...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: High school, built in 1857 and destroyed by fire in 1899.
Description: Bird’s-eye view of Depere looking North. Includes illustrations and an index to points of interest.
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...
Description: View over town looking east from the railroad station.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Doty home with trees in the yard.
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.
Description: Bird's-eye map of De Pere.
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...
Description: Section of overall panorama, showing railroad station.
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