Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Map is indexed by street name in the margins. The map shows roads, highways, railroads, parks, city buildings, schools, cemeteries, city limits, and the Fo...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of Company "G" Armory featuring a turret on the left of a main arched entrance. Published by Fred W. Woelz & Bro.
Description: Postcard of the lower dam on the Fox River.
Description: Colorized postcard of a steamboat passing through the canal lock along the Fox River.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Appleton Public Library and City Hall.
Description: View of railway bridge over the river, with industrial background.
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: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy being interviewed by a newsreel crew after his victory in the 1952 Republican primary election. McCarthy was celebrating at the...
Description: A concrete finisher stretches to trowel off a spot during construction of the Appleton Tri-County Bridge over the Fox River.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: A view of the Fox River and an industrial area through trees. A powerline is running across the skyline.
Description: Colorized picture postcard looking down hill of the Fox River through the trees. A bridge is visible spanning the river and piles of lumber can be seen on...
Description: Stephenson Science Hall at Lawrence College.
Description: Six men of the Spiegel family stand outdoors around a long wooden table butchering chickens. The table is covered with large steel pots and pieces of meat....
Description: Letterhead of Appleton Wire Works, Inc., with the company name in embossed, shadowed lettering, and a wire grid with "Appleton Wires" printed with embossed...
Description: Stereograph view across the river from college grounds.
Date: 1800 after
Description: Ink and pencil on paper. A paper city on the site of what is now Appleton, Wisconsin. Shows plat of city, streets, and Fox River. Includes textual descript...
Description: The interior of the Appleton Public Library. The text on the postcard reads "This interior is far prettier than it seems here. It is a beautiful little l...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Main Hall at Lawrence College.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The H.W. Tenney house, built by Charles Patten in the late 1870's and bought by Mr. Tenney in the spring of 1881. The house was remodeled in 1906.
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: Judge Joseph R. McCarthy seated at the bench at the Outagamie Courthouse. This photograph was featured in McCarthy's U.S. Senate campaign literature in 194...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706