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Drawing

Lutheran Church

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: View of the first Norwegian Church built in Gjerpen, organized October 4, 1850. Gjerpen was one of the earliest Norwegian settlements in Wisconsin

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of early McDonald's Restaurant.

Date: 1888 

Description: Overview winter scene with a large group of people skating on the frozen Manitowoc River between the 8th and 10th Street bridges. A dog trots across the ic...

Date: 1951 

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

Date: 1939 

Description: Schwartz house exterior with trees in the front.

Date: 2008 

Description: The service station located at 908 North Eighth Street, opened in 1927. It was, according to one of its opening-day advertisements, "made and dressed up as...

Book or Pamphlet

Malt Kiln Fire Boxes

Date: 1934 

Description: Malt kiln fire boxes, Rahr Malting Company, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, 1934. These fireboxes heated Rahr's double-decked malt kiln, in which the hot exhaust air...

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:  

Description: Letterhead of the William Rahr Sons' Company of Manitowoc, Wisconsin, "Maltsters and Roasters", with an elevated view of the company building on one side o...

Photograph

Manitowoc Tanneries

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: Composite photograph showing the tanneries of L.M. Sherman and Henry Vits.

Photograph

Rahr Civic Center

Date: 1910 ca.

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

Date: 1939 

Description: Schwartz house exterior with trees in the background.

Date: 1939 

Description: Schwartz house exterior with a pickup truck parked next to it.

Photograph

Rahr Civic Center

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Rahr Civic Center where the museum of the Manitowoc Historical Society is housed.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Manitowoc Public Library.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View from street of three men standing with bicycles in front of Frank Sladek's bicycle shop. A sign at left indicates that Sladek's shop custom built and...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: The Manitowoc County Court House.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of St. Nazianz.

Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

Date: 1954 

Description: View from across street of church entrance along road.

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