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Edith Grignon

Date:  date unknown

Description: Hand-colored carte-de-visite portrait of Edith Acker with hat and parasol. She married Rossiter Grignon.

Photograph

Woelfel Haystack

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a farmer from top of straw stack. The man uses a fork to push down the straw as more is being blown onto the pile from a thresher. More men in work...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the school at Brothertown. with students and teacher posed outdoors around the front steps.

Photograph

Stephen Nicholas

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Stephen Nicholas (1840-1901) of Chilton, Wisconsin. Stephen was a member of the Narragansett tribe. He served with Co. D, 1st...

Date: 1933 

Description: Submitted as an example of "The Homes of Pupils", this two-story Victorian house was the parsonage of Peace Reformed Church and home of Pastor Edward P. Nu...

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Cemetery Visit

Date: 1958 

Description: Local historian William F. Wolf visiting the Native American cemetery. In the background is a barn and a silo and other farm buildings.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Side view of Wilmer Schulz near High Cliff State Park checking the syrup in a modern evaporator. Large piles of wood are visible in the background.

Date: 1948 

Description: Man smoothing a road with a Meili-Blumberg (MB) Model 10 power grader attached to an International MD tractor. According to the original caption, the power...

Photograph

Aluminum Warehouse

Date: 1981-05 

Description: Aluminum Specialty Company warehouse, East Main street at railroad tracks.

Date: 1977 ca.

Description: This 1977 map identifies the locations of 46 cemeteries in Calumet County, Wisconsin. Cemeteries are indexed by town. Also included are a civil town map, a...

Photograph

Central House Hotel

Date: 1919 

Description: View of the Central House Hotel, built in 1863.

Photograph

Chief Red Bird

Date: 1963 

Description: Statue of Winnebago Indian Chief Red Bird with Lake Winnebago in the background.

Date:  

Description: Memohead of the Post Office in Hilbert, Wisconsin, with a center image of an eagle holding a banner, the ends of which read U.S. and Mail, in its beak, und...

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Interior view of the Brillion News Print Shop where a printer and his assistants pose around a press and work tables.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Leander Schierl, Wendelin Schierl, and a young boy inside Schierl's Blacksmith Shop. Leander bends over, shoeing the horse, while his father observes. On t...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the Brillion News building with a man and two women posed in the doorway.

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

Photograph

Opera House

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Hayton Opera House and the connecting building which is now the Hayton Bar.

Photograph

St. Mary's School

Date: 1906 

Description: View of St. Mary's School.

Date: 1919 

Description: Advertisement for the Lauson 15-25 tractor featuring a color illustration of a farmer using the tractor and plow in a field, surrounded by an Art Deco-styl...

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