Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

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Date: 1874 

Description: Bird's-eye view map of Appleton, Wisconsin. Map reads: "NOTE.-Since the above cut was engraved, the Fox River Pulp & Paper Co.'s Mammoth Mills have been er...

Date: 1873 

Description: Map shows townships and sections, landownership and acreages, state and county lands, churches, schools, cemeteries, roads, and railroads. There is an ins...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: This map is a plat map and shows government buildings, churches, Klein¬ís Park, and the government dam in Kaukauna. The map includes text about Kaukauna wit...


Public School

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Postcard view of an exterior view of a school. Students and teachers are gathered in front.

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...


E.V.L. Parish

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view of a town block with a church and two houses along a tree-lined street. Two young children are standing on the sidewalk.


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