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Photograph

Mixed Cedar Forest

Date: 1963-05-26 

Description: The edge of a mixed cedar forest with aspen tree.

Photograph

Selective Logging

Date: 1938-03 

Description: A large white pine being felled on the Menominee Indian Reservation. This photograph was taken to illustrate the tribe's selective logging practices.

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Description: Memohead of the Viking Lumber Company of Wittenberg, Wisconsin, with a circular trademark, printed in red ink, of a figure with a moustache and beard, wear...

Postcard

Hotel Carley

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the Hotel Carley. Two women can be seen sitting on the far left steps of the hotel. One man sits in a chair near the entrance with...

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Post Office at Tigerton, Wisconsin, with a stock Chinoiserie image of a man standing and a woman holding a fan sitting in either a boat o...

Date: 1924 

Description: A sign north of Shawano marks the Military Road, built 1864-1871, from Green Bay, Wisconsin, to Marquette, Michigan. In 1924 the Wisconsin portion of the r...

Date: 1933-05-18 

Description: National Guardsmen, who were sworn in as deputies, approach milk strikers through what appears to be a cloud of smoke.

Date: 1961-09-17 ca.

Description: A small, stone house with a miniature water wheel. Caption on negative jacket reads, "Miniature water wheel which generates electricity to light the reside...

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.

Photograph

Shawano Airport

Date: 1951 

Description: Shawano Municipal Airport and airport managers Jack and Dorothy Wussow. In 1954 the Wussows gave up cold weather flying to become managers of an airport i...

Date: 1963-05-26 ca.

Description: A steam winds through a meadow. In the background are trees and a fence.

Photograph

Brando & Groppi

Date: 1975 

Description: Actor Marlon Brando (center) and Father James Groppi of Milwaukee arrive at the Alexian Novitiate in Gresham. The building had been seized by members of th...

Date: 1900 

Description: Shows lands belonging to Wisconsin Timber and Land Co., towns, post offices, saw mills, creameries, camps, churches, schools, farm houses, town halls, rail...

Photograph

Philipp residence

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Home of ex-Governor Emanuel Lorenz Philipp, in Badger?.

Photograph

Wolf River Dam

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wolf River Dam with ice and snow. Houses are in the background.

Map or Atlas

A Map of Shawano Lake

Date: 1991 ca.

Description: A map of Shawano Lake. Lake depths are shown by isolines. "Not intended for navigation." It includes a location map and a list of fish.

Date: 1935 

Description: Exterior view of the Bethany Indian Mission School.

Photograph

Burned Cedar Stumps

Date: 1963-05-26 

Description: Burned cedar stumps in a swamp with a farm in the distance.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Laurence J. Day (left) on his farm. Day represented part of Marathon County in the Wisconsin Assembly during the 1970s. At one time such part time legislat...

Photograph

Orphans' Home

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: The multi-storied Orphans' Home in Wittenberg.

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