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Date: 1957-05-07 

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

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: This blue line print covers the stretch of railroad numbered 1478+40 through 1689+60. Some streets and blocks in the town and the Wolf River are labeled.

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: Colorized postcard of the white brick John Street Bridge spanning the Fox River. A set of railroad tracks crosses over a section of the bridge. Buildings a...

Photograph

Dredge Winneconne

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across water of the dredge "Winneconne" on the Fox River canal. Although undated the photograph was probably taken during the 1940s. The "Winneconne"...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the city and the river.

Date: 1891 

Description: This blueprint manuscript map shows land owned by Green Bay & Mississippi Canal Co., Meade, Vilas, Patten, and Hewitt. Streets and the Fox River are labele...

Photograph

Fox River Canal

Date: 1962-08-04 ca.

Description: A boat travels up the Fox River. In the background are a canal and locks and factory smokestacks.

Date: 1961 

Description: The Chicago and Northwestern railroad station.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Appleton Theatre on Oneida Street.

Postcard

Brighton Beach

Date:  date unknown

Description: Scene at Brighton Beach. View of the lake and shoreline from what appears to be a wooden walkway across the water. A man is rowing a rowboat nearby. Boats...

Date:  

Description: View over a train stopped at a grain elevator in the foreground. The Hotel Ristau is across a street on the left, and a church building is in the distance...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the Standard Service Station, with cars parked along the curb, and another car at a pump. The building to the lef...

Date: 1942 

Description: WW II scrap metal drive. Scoutmaster Edward G. Shaw and his troop of boy scouts on bicycles and on a trailer loaded with scrap metal. The trailer is hitche...

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:  

Description: Billhead of Star Brewery of Appleton, Wisconsin, with an elevated three-quarter view of the brewery and surrounding streets and buildings. On the right sid...

Postcard

College Avenue

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A view of College Avenue, looking west from Oneida Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Fox River near Appleton from an elevated railroad track. The fourth lock is located to the extreme right crossing the river. Railroad cars and...

Date: 1960 

Description: This map shows a plat of the city, wards, lots, local streets, roads, railroads, buildings, parks, and part of Fox River. The map includes tables for plat...

Map or Atlas

City of Appleton

Date: 1952 

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

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