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Description: Dinner menu from the Crossroads, with meat, seafood, and "chef specialties," including "Hawaiian Delight, Double Breast of Chicken Hawaiian on a Bed of Wai...

Date: 1904 

Description: Interior office view showing Frank James Harwood, General Manager of Appleton Woolen Mills. Harwood became general manager in 1882 and served as the compa...

Date: 1960 

Description: View of a bridge reaching across the Fox River.

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"Hearthstone"

Date: 1974 

Description: "Hearthstone," a house built in 1880-1882 by paper mill owner Henry J. Rogers, was the first residence electrified from a centrally located hydroelectric p...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: View of the Appleton Woolen Mills from the south, circa 1895. The three-story building in the right front was constructed in 1893. The long, two-story bui...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of the canal on the Fox River.

Date: 1954 

Description: Group of farmers observe and participate in a farm auction.

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Description: Original brass chandelier with art glass shades hangs in "Hearthstone," the home built by paper mill owner, Henry J. Rogers. The residence was the first d...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Appleton Public Library and City Hall.

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Description: Exterior view of the front entrance of the Appleton Free Public Library and City Hall. Several children are posing on the entrance steps. The City and the...

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: A Wisconsin State Canners Truck parked under a chute at Stokely Van Camp canning factory on West College Avenue.

Date: 1948-07 

Description: The Kimberly-Clark paper mill on the Fox River, just east of Appleton.

Book or Pamphlet

The Grande Chute, Fox River

Date: 1856 ca.

Description: Lithographic view of the Grande Chute Falls on the Fox River. There is a tent on the shore on the right.

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Description: Original steam radiator, one of many installed throughout "Hearthstone," the home built by paper mill owner, Henry J. Rogers. The residence was the first...

Painting

Grand Chute

Date: 1855 ca.

Description: Grand Chute.

Date: 1963-05-26 ca.

Description: View of a small forest undergoing cutting operations.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Alexander Gymnasium at Lawrence College.

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Appleton Locks

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a lock at Appleton, with views of mills and other structures in the background.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Overlook of the river and a building from a hillside.

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