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Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Group of men on a life saving crew launching a row boat into Lake Michigan. A long pier with a lighthouse at the end bisects the image.
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...
Description: This illustration shows how many pounds per barrel of different Rahr Special Malts are needed to brew Munich, Bock and Kulmbacher style beers.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Detour sign posted by the Wisconsin Highway Commission, the predecessor of the Department of Transportation, in Manitowoc showing a confusing detour route...
Description: Elevated view across river of the S.S. Hyacinth of the U.S. Lighthouse Service being repaired at the Manitowoc Ship Building Company dock. The Fr...
Description: Water depths shown by bathymetric tints, isolines, and soundings. Relief shown by contours. "Soundings in feet." "Aids to navigation corrected to May 4, 19...
Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin
Description: Letterhead of the National Tinsel Manufacturing Company of Manitowoc, Wisconsin, with images of tinsel products, including a packaged tinsel garland; ribbo...
Description: Elevated view of a large group of people skating on the frozen Manitowoc River between the 8th and 10th Street bridges. A dog trots across the ice near the...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Two Rivers.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The Kiel Hotel.
Description: View of the front of the public school, a three-story brick building. Wooden buildings are in the background on the left. In the foreground is a barbed-wir...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Interior view of Schuette Brothers grocery department. Among the items for sale are grapefruit, apples, bananas, dates, and figs. There is a Jell-O adverti...
Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Deegan Old Premium Pale Beer, made by Bleser Brewing Co." In the center of the label...
Description: Group of people assembled in front of and on the frame of a barn being raised at M.T. Cooney's.
Description: Shows routes, post offices, schools, churches, houses, roads, and collection boxes of the rural delivery service of Manitowoc County. Bottom margins read:...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Rahr Civic Center where the museum of the Manitowoc Historical Society is housed.
Description: Back of card reads:
"One of the Everglade appearing sloughs running along for miles parallel with the Lake Michigan shore — This view seen from the park...
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...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Manitowoc.
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