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Photograph

Milbauer's Pharmacy

Date: 1916-12-04 ca.

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

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Four Wheel Drive Historic Marker

Date: 1960-10-15 

Description: Walter A. Olen, former president of the FWD (four wheel drive) Corporation and curator of the FWD Foundation museum, unveiled the Four Wheel Drive historic...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View from street towards the high school. There are children on the sidewalks in front of the building.

Date: 1920 

Description: Interior pages of a brochure advertising the Topp-Stewart four-wheel drive tractor. Two photographs of men using the tractor, one in snow and one in a farm...

Photograph

Ward Hotel

Date: 1925 

Description: A three-story wooden structure with front porch identified as the Ward Hotel by a large sign on the front of the building. Several automobiles are parked d...

Date: 1910 

Description: Elevated view of a Labor Day parade with more than thirty identical automobiles in a long line. Crowds are watching from the sidewalk.

Date: 1965 

Description: Letterhead of Tripod Chevrolet of Clintonville, Wisconsin, with three-quarter views of various Chevrolet models, including the Corvair, Corvette, and Cheve...

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Description: Women employees at Four Wheel Drive's Clintonville factory.

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.

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

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Description: View of paper mill on the river.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Colorized photographic view looking down center of street. Published for Jno. T. Faber, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Pictured here are four of the women who joined the work force at the Four Wheel Drive Company in Clintonville in order to build trucks for the American and...

Date: 1911 

Description: View from street of the high school. Three girls are standing on the sidewalk in front of the school.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Looking down center of Main Street. Printed in the message section on the back: "A view of one of the Two-Course Reinforced Concrete Pavements in the City...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Black and white photograph of elevated view of town.

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...

Date: 1950 

Description: View of some of the businesses on North Main Street, including the Strand Theater and Olk Drugs.

Date: 1914 

Description: Paving the main street with concrete was an occasion that brought out a large part of the Clintonville community to watch.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Four women workers standing in front of the Four Wheel Drive Factory.

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