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Description: Colorized postcard depicting an elevated view looking north down Main Street. There is a streetcar and two horse-drawn vehicles in the foreground.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a streetcar going down North Main Street. Raiche Drugstore sits on the right corner.

Postcard

Dunlap Square

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Description: Colorized postcard view across a river of Dunlap Square.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: The Stephenson Public Library in Marinette.

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 Marinettte County Court House.

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Description: Exterior view of the Wausaukee Public Library. Above the windows on the second floor is painted: "Free Library" in large letters. Two signs advertise: "Boo...

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Date: 1871 

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

Photograph

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...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View of the Peshtigo Company sawmill including the old wooden dam in the foreground. There are logs in the water on the left.

Photograph

Squash Harvest

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman stands amid a patch of squash plants and displays a large squash in Marinette County.

Photograph

City Water Company

Date: 1930 

Description: West side of filter building. Pipes are stacked on the right side of the building, and part of a storage tank can be seen on the left.

Photograph

Peshtigo Fire Ruins

Date: 1871 

Description: Building destroyed in Peshtigo fire.

Postcard

Logging Scene

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Description: A colorized postcard scene depicting a river full of logs and a smokestack and factory in the distance.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Two young men in a cynical pose, leaning against a siding wall, with a mock grave (headboard, hat and coat) in the foreground.

Photograph

City Water Co.

Date: 1930 

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

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: The fisheries in Marinette.

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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...

Postcard

A Log Jam

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Description: A colorized postcard depicting a log jam scene with industrial buildings in the background.

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