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Date: 1913-09-25 ca.
Description: The Berlin Arcade building on the northwest corner of N. 3rd Street and W. North Avenue, just before opening. For decades, it was Rosenberg's, a popular wo...
Description: Striking workers and police outside of Plankinton Meat Packing.
Date: date unknown
Description: Panoramic view of downtown at the intersection of 8th and Washington Streets. The Manitowoc County Courthouse is at the right. Residences and churches can...
Description: Herold Newspaper building and surrounding commercial area at the southwest corner of Broadway and Mason Street. Pedestrains cross the street and horse-draw...
Description: The train engineer's view (looking east) of the Illinois Central Railroad crossing at Regent Street, Breeze Terrace, and Little Street, taken one-hundred f...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: View from the driver's seat of an International Metro truck, showing part of the steering wheel and a city street beyond. Automobiles are parked near the c...
Description: View from street of exterior of the Cobb Hotel and Cafe. A truck and car are parked outside the building.
Description: Exterior night view of the Darling Shop, located at 9 East Main Street, with people looking at the window displays. A portion of the lighted neon "Darling...
Description: Main Street (USH 10) in the village, with storefronts and a used car dealership.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: The corner of N. 5th Street and W. Wisconsin Avenue. Landmarks from left to right: Wisconsin Roof (dancing), Strand Theater, Miller High Life Spa, and the...
Description: View of a downtown street featuring bars, restaurants, and a laundromat.
Description: View down street at intersection of commercial buildings on both sides. On the left is a drug store/soda fountain, restaurant and a cafe. On the right is a...
Description: View across street of parked cars along curb in front of the Suburban Inn, formerly the Park Hotel, on the 300 block of Broom Street. Next door on the righ...
Date: 1971 ca.
Description: Slightly elevated view of a central business district. The theater marquee on the left reads: "The Concert for Bangladesh." Across the street on the right...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: N. Water Street between E. St. Paul and E. Buffalo Streets.
Description: Exterior of the Edward Rutledge Charity. There is a sign for the tourist camp and Irvine Park on the lamppost.
Description: View of hospital from Park Street. A sign for the ambulance entrance under the street sign points to the right.
Description: "Bike riders cross the Rock River near the intersection of AY & Gill Road."
Description: Exterior of Dixon Hotel, featuring an overhang supported by groups of Ionic columns. Pedestrians walk along the sidewalk around the hotel. Signs around t...
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: View down dirt road of buildings and storefronts along a sidewalk, possibly Main Street, looking north toward the Chicago & Northwestern railroad tracks. A...
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