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Photograph

Piening Home

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: The home of Adolph Piening on Hancock Street (near Eight Street). The house was next door to the German Lutheran School and this site now is used by the sc...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Jacques Vieau, agent for the Northwest Fur Company of Montreal, built a trading post here in 1796, on what is now called Jambo Creek after the nickname the...

Photograph

Rahr Civic Center

Date: 1910 ca.

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

Date: 1856 ca.

Description: View of Manitowoc from the North side.

Photograph

Vilas-Rahr House

Date: 1975 

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

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Manitowoc from Riverview Park.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: The Manitowoc County Court House under construction.

Date: 1856 

Description: This map shows streets, piers, and wharves. Lake Michigan, the Manitowoc River, and select buildings are labeled. Relief is shown by hachures and sounding...

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: This map shows the river shore and piers. Lake Michigan is labeled. Depths are shown by soundings and isolines. The bottom margin includes notes on soundi...

Date: 1925 

Description: Elevated view of Manitowoc, dominated by the Manitowoc County Court House.

Date: 1952 

Description: A worker samples finished malt at the Rahr Malting Company, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, circa 1950. He is using a hand-held sampling probe, a tube with multiple...

Photograph

Bake Oven

Date: 1925-08-24 

Description: An outdoor brick bake oven with utensils alongside. According to the photographer, these were "often used by the early taverns."

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: This map shows piers, streets, the Manitowoc River and shore lines of 1856, 1869, 1873 and 1874. The top margin reads; "Soundings taken 1974." Written in i...

Photograph

St. Joseph's School

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Description: Looking north towards St. Joseph's School and surrounding buildings.

Date: 1939 

Description: Interior view of the Schwartz house.

Photograph

Rolling Aluminum

Date: 1923 

Description: Men rolling aluminum by hand at the Mirro Aluminum Company.

Date: 1917 

Description: The Manitowoc County Court House.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Five female employees and one male employee posed at the jewelry counter of Schuette Brothers Store. There is an American Red Cross Christmas Seals poster...

Date:  

Description: Collage of views from Kellnersville.

Date: 1895-12-23 

Description: Horse-drawn implement makes a cut at a crossing where the tunnel will be made for the Wisconsin Central Railway.

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