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Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Elevated view of two women working in a large vegetable garden. A long building, perhaps a barn, and a smaller building are on the left. In the background...

Map or Atlas

Marinette County Map

Date: 1896 

Description: A map of Marinette County.

Photograph

Flint Corn

Date: 1895-09-05 

Description: A man is driving a McCormick harvester with a team of horses, cutting and binding a crop of flint ("Indian") corn, on the farm of S.D.D. Newton, five miles...

Date: 1936-05-24 

Description: A Wisconsin & Michigan Railroad pulling into the station at Marinette. The conductor on the step has been identified as Ray Campbell.

Photograph

Peshtigo Fire Ruins

Date: 1871 

Description: Building destroyed in Peshtigo fire.

Photograph

Three Sawmills

Date:  date unknown

Description: A composite image of three photographs of sawmills and a saw graphic. The sawmills pictured are R.W. Merryman and Co.'s Mill (top), Sawyer & Goodman Co.'s...

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Description: Two men with cows in the barnyard of farm.

Photograph

Sorting Logs

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Log pond with two lumberjacks walking on the floating logs and sorting them in the Peshtigo River area.

Photograph

Wagon with Oxen

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Man and woman seated in a farm wagon drawn by oxen.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man in overalls stands in a cornfield looking up at the tall stalks.

Photograph

Mill dam

Date: 1867 ca.

Description: Mill dam and sash factory.

A Hand-Book for the Homeseeker

Read about the dream of successful farming in northern Wisconsin in 1895.

Date: 2008 

Description: Built in about 1933, this appealingly picturesque service station, located at 1305 Pierce Avenue, was designed to blend into the neighborhood.

Date: 1957-12-17 

Description: Carferry slip with pilings in the foreground, and shoreline in the background. The pier is made of timbers. In the background on the left is a factory with...

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Description: The Menominee River and paper mill as photographed by William A. Hotchkiss for the Wisconsin Good Roads Association.

Photograph

Hunting Party

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A group of men stand with rifles at the Echo Lake Hunting Club Camp. Gutted deer hang to cure outside the cabin.

Photograph

Smelt Wrestling

Date: 1939-04 

Description: Two men smelt wrestling at the Smelt Carnival in Marinette.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A view of a marker on highway 41 designating the half way point between the Equator and the North Pole.

Painting

Peshtigo Fire

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Description: Families huddled in a field in the Sugar Bushes, attempting to escape the Peshtigo Fire.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down center of railroad tracks towards Holmes Junction, an intersection of the Wisconsin & Michigan and the Chicago, Milwaukee, & St. Paul railroads,...

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