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Date: date unknown
Description: Looking east on the water power. John Strange's Pail and Tub Factory can be seen at the right.
Description: The George A. Whiting Paper Mill after a fire on August 24, 1888. Sixteen men were killed by the explosion of a bleacher; the bleacher exploded as the nigh...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: In order to undertake a trans-Atlantic flight to Norway, Clyde Allen Lee sought financial support from the local Oshkosh clothing company. Toward that end...
Description: In 1934, Cook and Brown Lime and Coal built a super-service station with Art Deco stylings at 420 Division Street, which was previously occupied by a small...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: A group seated around a table in the yard drinking coffee. Pastor Even Johnson Homme (1843-1903), the founder of the Wittenberg Orphan's Home, is on the le...
Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof. A boat is near the pier on the right.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Group portrait of men dressed in coats and suits standing outside of the entrance to the Winnebago County School of Agriculture and Domestic Economy. The o...
Description: The British Concord lands at the EAA Airshow in Oshkosh.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: The Whiting Paper Mills before it was ruined by fire.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Panoramic view showing lake in distance.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Knaggs Ferry marker. Dedicated to James Knaggs who operated a ferry in Oshkosh for nineteen years.
Date: 1930 before
Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Winnebago County Asylum administrative and nursing staff posed around a bench near a tree. Included in the portrait are the S...
Description: Outdoor group portrait of five young people at Lasley's Point near Lake Winneconne. Two woman and one man sit in the branches of a tree, and a man and woma...
Description: Home of Philetus Sawyers son Edgar. Built in 1908, it became the home of the Oshkosh Public Museum in the 1920s. It still stands (with additions) at 133...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof, and a large wrap-around porch.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Front view of East Wisconsin Avenue Methodist Church.
Description: This map shows heavy industrial districts (yellow), commercial and light manufacturing districts (red), and residential districts (white) as well as a plat...
Description: Students read attentively in one of the Winnebago County School of Agriculture and Domestic Economy's classrooms. The male students are dressed in dark sui...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: The George A. Whiting Paper Mills with switcher engines in front of buildings. The engines are (left to right) Chicago and Northwestern Railway No. 124, Wi...
Description: Industrial area with view of Kimberly Clark Mill and other unidentified mills.
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