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Photograph

Atlas Mill

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Exterior view across water of the Atlas Mill.The paper making mill on the Fox River was built in 1878 and proved that paper could be made efficiently from...

Postcard

College Avenue

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard of automobiles parked on College Avenue, the brick-paved main street.

Photograph

Illegal Snag Line

Date: 1942 

Description: Warden Kramer and his assistant in a boat removing an illegal snag line from the Wolf River.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Appleton Theatre on Oneida Street.

Photograph

Appleton Locks

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a lock at Appleton, with views of mills and other structures in the background.

Date: 1884 

Description: View across water of a Milwaukee, Lake Shore, and Western Railroad locomotive (No #33) pulling a pay car across a trestle over the Fox River. Several large...

Date: 1957-05-07 

Description: Crowd of mourners at the funeral of Senator Joseph R. McCarthy outside St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church.

Date: 1893 

Description: Award certificate presented to the Appleton Woolen Mills at the 1893 Chicago World's Fair. The company won a bronze medal at the Fair for its paper makers...

Photograph

John Street Bridge

Date: 1960 

Description: John Street Bridge during the razing.

Photograph

Paper Mill

Date: 1962-08-05 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Riverside Paper Corporation mill. On the left is a road along a river, and on the right are railroad tracks along the mill. A sign in the...

Date: 1952 

Description: Street view of a parade on College Avenue at Walnut Street. Crowds and cars line both sides of the street, looking on as bands, cars, and floats pass by. L...

Photograph

Consolidated Paper

Date:  

Description: Smoke billowing from smokestacks at the Consolidated Paper plant. The river appears to be partially frozen, and snow is on the ground. Piles of logs, on th...

Date: 1867 

Description: Birds-eye drawing of Appleton, Outagamie Co., depicting street names and street layout, houses, the Fox River, the court house, jail, school houses, Lawren...

Date: 1852 ca.

Description: This map shows plat of three towns, sections, local streets, the Grand Chute Island, and part of the Fox River. The map includes 1 inset map: "Diagram of C...

Date: 1957 

Description: Map is indexed by street name in the margins. The map shows roads, highways, railroads, parks, city buildings, schools, cemeteries, city limits, and the Fo...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: John Street Bridge. Postcard text reads "Largest stone arch bridge in Wisconsin."

Date: 1953 

Description: Winter scene with a farmer driving a team of horses pulling a large wooden sled on a snow-covered road. Standing to his side, from left to right, is Marge...

Photograph

Man and Young Child

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a man and a child with a large bicycle.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of Appleton High School.

Postcard

Fox River Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of a view of the Fox River Bridge. Two cars drive across the bridge towards the Fox River Paper Corp.

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