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Postcard

Lower Dam

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the lower dam. Postcard reads "Appleton, Wis. Lower Dam".

Date: 1922 

Description: Appleton Wisconsin Electric Light and Power Plant, 1922. Switchboard equipment of the plant, which began operating in September of 1822, is at the State H...

Date: 1886 

Description: The first electric street railway in Wisconsin.

Date: 1945 

Description: Linen-type postcard depicting Outagamie County Court House. This view was issued by the Curt Teich company in 1945, the year in which Joseph R. McCarthy,...

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Description: Calm river with a rocky island or outcrop.

Photograph

McCarthy Wins

Date: 1946-11-05 

Description: Joseph R. McCarthy receiving the congratulations of supporters after his victory over Democrat Howard J. McMurray in the 1946 U.S. Senate election. The vi...

Date: 1886 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Kaukauna.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Elevated view from hill of the freight steamer "Cornucopia" loading hides at the Hammond Brothers warehouse, with Lawrence University buildings on the hill...

Postcard

College Avenue

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard of automobiles parked on College Avenue, the brick-paved main street.

Date: 1949 ca.

Description: Historical re-enactment outdoors, in inappropriate attire, probably meant to represent a treaty signing, at the Grignon House.

Date: 1905 ca.

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

Photograph

McCarthy Votes

Date: 1952-08-13 

Description: For the camera, Senator Joseph R. McCarthy shows how he voted in the 1952 Republican Primary. McCarthy handily defeated his opponent Len Schmitt.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sign reading "Try Hassinger Honey to sweeten fresh fruit, breakfast foods, pan cakes, cold meats, cheese, ice cream, and cold and hot drinks." Ed Hassinger...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The Grignon house was built (at the later address of 1313 Augustine Street) in 1836 by Charles Grignon. Charles Grignon was the son of Augustin Grignon, on...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Visitors to the historic Charles A. Grignon House (built 1837-1839), probably during the 1940s. The visitors are seated on a corner of the front porch unde...

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Description: View of factory built upon a shoreline.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Alexander Gymnasium at Lawrence College.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the Fox River, looking east, from railroad tracks.

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Description: View of railway bridge over the river, with industrial background.

Date: 1927 

Description: Shows landowner's lots, roads, railroads, and Fox River. Also includes certificate of survey text. Includes significant manuscript annotations depicting th...

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