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Description: Holocaust survivor Rosa Goldberg Katz in her residence.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: A group of ladders, stair risers, wagon box, other wooden farm equipment and furniture displayed in a classroom at the Winnebago County School of Agricultu...
Date: 1930 before
Description: Barn and connected structures on the Winnebago County Asylum grounds.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Large boat and sailboats docked on water. Trolley car and houses on land.
Description: A man wearing an apron stands in a large kitchen located at the Winnebago County Asylum. Above him are pots and pans hanging from the ceiling. There is a l...
Description: Members of the Oshkosh Equal Suffrage League in their 4th of July float made up with a sail boat. Banners read "Votes for Women" and "We are Rudderless, We...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of the home of Senator Philetus Sawyer. Sawyer was mayor of Oshkosh from 1863 to 1864, and served on the House of Representatives from 1865 to 1875...
Description: Shore of Riverside Park with a boat docked on shore. Houses on shore with a smokestack in the background.
Description: Picketers on the sidewalk in front of a Kroger supermarket in Oshkosh demonstrating for and against the grape boycott. Signs read, "Eat Grapes Best Medicin...
Description: Exterior view of the Winnebago County Asylum building.
Date: 1962-09-15 ca.
Description: A group of men, women and children fish from a dock located on the Fox River. In the background are commercial buildings along the shoreline.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Rock piles at the quarry at Red Granite. Poles, wires and machinery are on the edge of the quarry in the middle distance. Two men are walking or standing o...
Description: Home of Philetus Sawyer’s 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: 1965 ca.
Description: Roberts' resort on Doty Island.
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: Elevated view of a large crowd of women, men and children gathered outside in the snow in front of the Winnebago County School of Agriculture and Domestic...
Description: Exterior view of the Winnebago County Asylum barns and farm buildings.
Description: Three-quarter view of front and side of the almost-completed Winnebago School of Agriculture and Domestic Economy. Construction workers are on the building...
Description: Exterior rear view of the Winnebago County Asylum building.
Date: 1966-08-28 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a large, Tudor style mansion on the shores of Lake Winnebago.
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