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Description: View from below of the Fox River Bridge. Gordon Neitzke who photographed the Fox River Bridge for the Wisconsin Department of Highways, found an almost cat...
Description: A concrete finisher stretches to trowel off a spot during construction of the Appleton Tri-County Bridge over the Fox River.
Description: Birds-eye drawing of Appleton, Outagamie Co., depicting street names and street layout, houses, the Fox River, the court house, jail, school houses, Lawren...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Main Hall at Lawrence College.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Elevated view of foundation of the house built by Dominique DuCharme in 1790 and enlarged by Augustin Grignon after 1804. The Grignon family resided in the...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of Lincoln School, which opened in 1898. The view from across the street shows the building's arched entrance and central pavilion. Published by...
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: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view of two men in the DuCharme house, later known as the Grignon house.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Memorial Chapel at Lawrence College.
Description: Bottling plant employees of the George Walter Brewery. The Walter Brewery closed in 1972.
Description: Ben Bergor, a Madison magician, receiving the Houdini Award from the widow of Harry Houdini. Behind him is the trunk from which Bergor had escaped, and fou...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Lincoln School.
Description: Fox River with a view of Appleton in the background. Postcard reads "Water Power, Appleton, Wis."
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: The house built by Charles A. Grignon between 1837 and 1839 for Mary Meade, his Pennsylvania bride. Mrs. Grignon and her family are standing in front of th...
Description: Elevated view of hydroelectric plants on the Fox River.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The Van Niel home.
Description: Postcard of the government lock along the Fox River in Kimberly, near Appleton. A house and fence are visible along the shoreline to the left.
Description: Map shows townships and sections, landownership and acreages, state and county lands, churches, schools, cemeteries, roads, and railroads. There is an ins...
Description: The home and fur-trading post of Col. Dominique DuCharme. The portion of the structure on the left was built by DuCharme in 1791. The right portion was add...
Date: 1890 ca.
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