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Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Aerial view showing shipyards, rivers and roads.
Description: Manitowoc and Two Rivers Railway streetcar full of passengers.
Description: Elevated view of the ship the Charles C. West splashing into the Manitowoc River with a large crowd gathered to watch.
Description: Soldiers parade with guns bearing American flags past Schuette Brothers clothing store at the corner of S. 8th and Jay Streets as spectators look on. There...
Description: Elevated view across river of the S.S. Hyacinth of the U.S. Lighthouse Service being repaired at the Manitowoc Ship Building Company dock. The Fr...
Description: The launching of the screw passenger and freight vessel, "Petoskey," on April 20, 1888 at Burger and Burger Builders, Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A street in St. Nazianz.
Description: Street parade rig, apparently to agitate against delays in construction of a railroad to connect Manitowoc to the west. In the background is a store owned...
Description: Elevated view of a large group of people skating on the frozen Manitowoc River between the 8th and 10th Street bridges. A dog trots across the ice near the...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of early McDonald's Restaurant.
Description: Cyanotype of a river with a two-masted schooner.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of coal docks with several ships in the harbor.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the shipyards with the Badger State cement plant in background.
Description: Shows lot and block numbers, railroads, ward boundaries, and some landownership. Includes public building index.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: View across road towards loading dock of the Kingsbury Brewing Company. Printed on the side of the building are two advertisements for Kingsbury Beer.
Description: View from a hill looking down on the plant which has several attached buildings, and a large chimney. To the right are railroad cars along the shoreline o...
Description: Exterior view of the Turner Opera Hose with the Manitowoc County Courthouse in the background. Horses pull a wagonload of hay at right.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Detour sign posted by the Wisconsin Highway Commission, the predecessor of the Department of Transportation, in Manitowoc showing a confusing detour route...
Description: Bridge on the Manitowoc River raised to allow the Pere Marquette car ferry through. River dredging equipment can be seen in the foreground.
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