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Train Wreck

Date:  date unknown

Description: Derailment of a Minneapolis, St. Paul and Sault St. Marie Railway train near Waupaca. A large crowd is gathered on an overpass to watch the Soo Line's Wrec...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Aerial view of some of the 26 lakes known collectively as the Chain O' Lakes.

Postcard

Courthouse

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Waupaca courthouse.

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Description: Farmers prepare a hog for slaughter. A group of farmers stand around hog on a long table outdoors. Smoke and steam billow from a stove in the foreground an...

Photograph

Round Silo

Date: 1895 

Description: A twenty-five foot high round silo featured on the farm of F.D. Parish, 4.5 miles southeast of Waupaca. The silo is twenty feet in diameter. Two men are ge...

Photograph

Indian Crossing

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the Indian crossing at Chain O' Lakes.

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Waupaca Sidewalk

Date:  

Description: The State Street neighborhood.

Photograph

Wedding Day

Date: 1913-09 

Description: Wedding day of Alice Armstrong Ashmun, Mary's niece, to Edwin Trenbath. They are standing in wedding attire in front of a porch while Alice is cradling a...

Photograph

Taylor Lake

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of Taylor Lake and the entrance to Chain O' Lakes.

Date:  

Description: Far view of farmers preparing a hog for slaughter. A group of farmers stand around a hog on a long table outside. Smoke and steam billow from a stove in th...

Photograph

Loyola Villa Chapel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Loyola Villa Chapel, looking towards the altar.

Date: 1898 

Description: This 1898 map shows the contour depths of the Chain O' Lakes in Waupaca County, Wisconsin, and includes 15 cross sections of the lakes. Roads, parks, the W...

Photograph

Family Portrait

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Ashmun family posed on and behind a bench. C.S. Ashmun, Jane Ashmun and Isabel Ashmun Roberts are seated on the bench, while...

Photograph

Water Street Bridge

Date: 1989-11-16 

Description: Water Street Bridge over the Waupaca River in the city of Waupaca.

Photograph

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...

Date: 1964 

Description: Four dead hogs hang from a pole outside at night ready for butchering. The hogs hang with their heads facing the ground and their bellies and throats slit....

Date: 1941 

Description: This pictorial map shows sites related to Indian legends, mounds, and trails in the Chain O' Lakes region in southwestern Waupaca County, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Delavan Hotel

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: View of the Delavan Hotel with accompanying caption.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View of an unidentified ceremony taking place at the public square on the steps of the original Waupaca County Courthouse.

Date:  

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...

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