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Main Street

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: View down center of an unpaved Main Street with commercial buildings along sidewalks. Horse-drawn vehicles are parked near the curb and moving further down...

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.

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Aerial View of Town

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Elevated view of roads, railroad tracks, building, farm fields, and a body of water.

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Waupaca County Road

Date: 1989-11-16 

Description: McNinch Road, an unpaved road near the Little Wolf River crossing in the town of Wyoming.

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Cheese Factory

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Description: The Silverfield cheese factory located on US Highway 10 and State Highway 110. A variety of dairy products are for sale.

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Band Excursion

Date: 1912-08-25 

Description: A band excursion on the sternwheel excursion, "Thistle". The sternwheel was previously named "J.H. Crawford".

Date: 2008 

Description: Gray Czeskleba ran a hardware store at 206 West Fulton Street in Waupaca before turning exclusively to gasoline and oil distribution in 1925.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Captain Alexander E. Williams of the War Department testing the experimental truck that the Four Wheel Drive Company hoped to manufacture for the army. In...

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Milbauer's Pharmacy

Date: 1916-12-04 ca.

Description: Storefront view of Milbauer's Pharmacy, with two automobiles parked on the street.

Date: 1989-11-16 

Description: View from the Water Street Bridge over the Waupaca River toward the Waupaca Water Department.

Date: 1988 

Description: View looking south from the bridge at the Embarrass River, Town of Matteson, Waupaca County, to a nearby house.

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Description: Rail siding and hand car with crew at Slashing, Waupaca County. Three men stand on a hand car. Another man sits on a load of logs in the background.

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Iola Car Show

Date: 1989 

Description: Antique cars at the annual Iola Car Show.

Date: 1910 

Description: A view of the facade and side of the St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church. The Gothic Revival-style structure has two steeples, the larger to the right...

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Description: A man pumps water from the Wolf River into the back of a horse-drawn wagon to haul to a steam engine. There is a building on the left, and more buildings o...

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Five men pose with the first successful four-wheel drive vehicle, which was made in Clintonville in 1909. The inventor, Otto Zachow, is the man seated at t...

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View of Big Falls

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of town roads and buildings with stumpland foreground.

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Planting Trout

Date: 1936-04-26 

Description: Planting trout in Waupaca County. Left to right on bank: S.A. LaVoilette, Joe Samz, Lloyd Pinkawski, Edwin Kargewski, W.M. Geiger, G. Moder, Billy LaVoilet...

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Description: Intersection in Fremont, Wisconsin, showing two service stations. The panorama was created by the Department of Transportation by taping together three pr...

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Veterans' Home

Date: 1988-06 

Description: "Veterans' Home at King, WI."

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