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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: 1935 ca.

Description: The two-story parsonage of St. Paul's Methodist Church on 608 Park Street.

Date: 1911 

Description: Shows routes, post offices, schools, churches, houses, roads, and collection boxes of the rural delivery service of Manitowoc County. Bottom margins read:...

Date: 1939 

Description: Schwartz exterior house with pickup truck in the driveway.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Exterior view of St. John's Lutheran church and school.

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Lumber Mill

Date:  

Description: Cutover land near a lumber mill. Logs and boards are stacked near the building in the background.

Date: 1939 

Description: Schwartz house exterior with trees in the front.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Free Public Library with a woman, some children, and a dog on its front lawn.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Manitowoc Public Library.

Date: 1939 

Description: Interior view of the Schwartz house.

Photograph

St. Nazianz Church

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Church, probably named St. Nazianz, at least unofficially; no source is quite clear on this. In 1845, Father Ambrose Oschwald, hoping to free his co-relig...

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Rahr Civic Center

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Rahr Civic Center, formally the Vilas-Rahr house.

Date: 1924 

Description: View from low section of quarry towards the processing plant up a steep rise. Tracks for hauling limestone are on the left near small sheds and a marshy ar...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: St. James Episcopal Church in Manitowoc.

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Fire Station No. 1

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view from across the street of a fire station, probably in Manitowoc. The building has a tower on the front left side, and a decorative arch aroun...

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.

Date: 1951 

Description: Sunday morning traffic on 8th Street in Manitowoc.

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Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of two buildings which comprise Holy Family Hospital.

Date: 1958-01-08 

Description: Elevated view from 8th Street Bridge over the Manitowoc River towards Lake Michigan. There is a lighthouse in the distance. Ice is floating on the water. A...

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