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Description: Interior view of the Stephenson Public Library. The library opened in 1903 funded with a gift from Isaac Stephenson of $30,000. The reading tables have lar...

Postcard

Lauerman's Store

Date: 1914 before

Description: Exterior view of Lauerman's Store with pennant strings hanging on the building and a U.S. flag flying on the roof. A large group of people congregate in th...

Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

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Description: Interior view of the Stephenson Public Library. The library opened in 1903 funded with a gift from Isaac Stephenson of $30,000. Reverse of mounting cardboa...

Date: 1907 

Description: B.C. Flint's Jewelry Shop and the George Ullsperger tailor shop. The large building is Matt Pelnar's Hall (built by John Kallender). It was used for bask...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The Marinette County Court House.

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Peshtigo Fire Ruins

Date: 1871 

Description: Building destroyed in Peshtigo fire.

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View of Town

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: An elevated view town.

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Mill dam

Date: 1867 ca.

Description: Mill dam and sash factory.

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Description: Interior view of the Stephenson Public Library. Library furniture, bookshelves, a picture display and a door are visible. A note on the cardboard backing r...

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Description: Interior view of the Stephenson Public Library. Reverse on the cardboard backing reads: "Built 1903, cost $30,000, Patton, Miller, Chicago, arch." In the f...

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Description: Interior view of the Stephenson Public Library. Cardboard backing reads: "Marinette - Lecture room - Stephenson Public Library." Reverse of cardboard backi...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The Marinettte County Court House.

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City Water Co.

Date: 1930 

Description: Front view of pump room, side of part of Boiler Room.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: The Stephenson Public Library in Marinette.

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Sawmills

Date:  date unknown

Description: A composite image of three photographs of sawmills with decorative graphics. The mills are N. Ludington Co.'s Old White Mill (top), the H. Witbeck Co.'s Mi...

Photograph

Dock Office

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the light house and dock office at Peshtigo Harbor.

Photograph

Beer Drinkers

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men near the Koss railroad depot, the majority of whom are seated on the ground. One of the men is sitting on a piano stool. To the right of the...

Date: 1871 

Description: Ruins of building showing smoke stack still standing after Peshtigo fire.

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Description: Exterior view from road of the Stephenson Public Library. Above the main entrance it reads: "Stephenson Public Library." The library is a cut stone buildin...

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