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Map or Atlas

City of Shawano

Date: 1975 

Description: This map shows streets, railroads, and Wolf Lake. An index of streets is also included.

Date: 1975 

Description: Members of the Wisconsin National Guard during the Menominee takeover of the Alexian Novitiate at Gresham in 1975.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three men stand in the snow in front of the Wisconsin & Northern Railroad engine #2 (the second locomotive with this number) in the woods on the Menominee...

Date: 1961-09-17 

Description: View at sunrise of a split-rail fence and fields.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Menominee Indian Reservation Government School near Shawano.

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: 1910 ca.

Description: "Out for a Spin," a postcard from Bonduel, Wisconsin, showing a man driving an early open automobile with a railroad overpass behind him.

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

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Main Street.

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...

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...

Photograph

Feed Plant

Date: 1961-09-17 ca.

Description: View of the Gresham Cooperative Feed Mill. A residential house is visible in the background.

Date: 1948 

Description: This blue line print map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, buildings, streets, railroads, and the Wolf River.

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1912 

Description: Main Street Shawano with a trolley going down the street.

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: 1908 ca.

Description: The Rand House in Wittenberg.

Photograph

Tree Reflections

Date: 1963-05-26 ca.

Description: Several tree reflections are seen in water underneath a small bridge near a river bank.

Photograph

Cream Wagon

Date: 1895-07-09 

Description: Man driving a cream wagon pulled by a team of horses and loaded with dairy products.

Postcard

School House

Date:  date unknown

Description: Slightly elevated view of a school with the students gathered on the board sidewalk. Adults are gathered near the front steps of the entrance to the school...

Date:  

Description: Two men pour maple sap into metal barrels and buckets at the Maple Crest Maple Syrup Farm. One man stands in the back trailer hitched to a John Deere tract...

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