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Photograph

"McCormick Day"

Date: 1899-06-03 

Description: Crowd gathered on the main street to witness the delivery of McCormick binders, mowers and other machines to customers. McCormick Harvesting Machine Compan...

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.

Date: 1989 

Description: Red Ford Mustangs are a center of attention at the 1989 Iola Old Car Show.

Date: 1917 

Description: Carl Peterson and his family, take a rest while driving their car on a rural dirt road. His son's name is Laurie and the girl is Muriel Peterson Jacobs. No...

Photograph

Telephone Linemen

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Group portrait of four telephone linemen standing together, three of them wearing leg braces. The man leaning on the pole is Carl Peterson, the first man o...

Date: 1914 

Description: Paving the main street with concrete was an occasion that brought out a large part of the Clintonville community to watch.

Photograph

Water Street

Date: 1989-11-11 

Description: Water Street near the Waupaca River.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Captain Alexander E. Williams of the War Department testing the experimental truck that the Four Wheel Drive Company hoped to manufacture for the army. In...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Black and white photographic postcard of the high school. Children are standing outdoors in front.

Photograph

Cheese Factory

Date:  

Description: The Silverfield cheese factory located on US Highway 10 and State Highway 110. A variety of dairy products are for sale.

Date: 1976 ca.

Description: This is a guide to the original bikeway and additions. The front of the guide includes a map of Wisconsin, a map of the entire bikeway, and one route map....

Photograph

County Highway K

Date: 1989-11-16 

Description: Panoramic view of Waupaca County Highway K as it curves near a house.

Photograph

Entering the City

Date:  date unknown

Description: A distant view of Weyauwega, taken from a dirt road. The backs of various businesses and homes are visible, along with a lake and railroad cars.

Photograph

War Worker

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: An unidentified woman who worked at the Four Wheel Drive factory in Clintonville assembling trucks during World War I. She is wearing a special uniform fo...

Date:  

Description: A group of farmer workers stand with pitch forks in front of the first gas engine for threshing on the August Krenke farm. A horse-drawn vehicle is also vi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Fred Stocker loads bales of hay from the back of a flatbed wagon onto a conveyor at his farm. The large bales march up the conveyor to the opening near the...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View from street towards the high school. There are children on the sidewalks in front of the building.

Date: 2008 

Description: Gray Czeskleba ran a hardware store at 206 West Fulton Street in Waupaca before turning exclusively to gasoline and oil distribution in 1925.

Photograph

His Morning Drink

Date:  date unknown

Description: Laurie Peterson watering his horse in the lake. The sloped shoreline is covered with rocks and leaves. Farther up the shoreline is a rowboat with its oars...

Postcard

Finney Library

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from street towards the Finney Library, with cars parked at an angle in front. The firm of H.T. Liebert of Milwaukee and Wausau was the architect.

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