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Date: 1871-09 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Peshtigo, before it was destroyed by fire on the night of October 8, 1871.

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Description: View down railroad tracks which pass the Miscauno Island depot. A railroad signal is on the left, and the platform for the depot is on the right.

Date: 1964-07 

Description: Photographic postcard of Marinette County Park. Picnic tables and a playground are scattered under a pine forest.

Photograph

Koss Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two women and two young boys pose in front of the Koss Depot, which also serves as a post office and telegraph office.

Date: 1909-07-21 

Description: Photographic postcard of two men and a child sitting on the sidewalk in front of a house in residential area.

Photograph

Peshtigo Log Jam

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Loggers breaking up a log jam in the Peshtigo River area.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Stand of pine trees and pitched tents, with automobiles, in the Marinette Tourist Camp.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Employees of the Wisconsin and Michigan Railroad posed in the roundhouse.

Photograph

Smelt Wrestling

Date: 1939-04 

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

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View from shoreline over river towards the town.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Walter J. Kohler, Sr., (partially hidden, wearing a straw hat and with a flower in his lapel) makes a stop to which he had flown in his airplane, the "Vill...

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Superintendent J.N. Harrison and dispatcher W.H. Wright are seated at desks in the Wisconsin & Michigan Railroad office.

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The new Hattie Street Bridge in Marinette.

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Date: 1871 

Description: Photographic print of a wood engraving of a schoolhouse and children in Peshtigo. From the book "Sketch of the Great Fire In Peshtigo".

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

Date: 1909 

Description: Scene near what may be Coleman, perhaps on the shore of Green Bay on Lake Michigan. View through tall grass towards a man standing next to an automobile lo...

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Joe Wisconsin

Date: 1918 

Description: Joe Wisconsin, the Potowatomi grandson of Sheboygan war chief Pa-mob-a-mee. Wisconsin was born at Sheboygan Falls about 1833 and at about the time of his...

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.

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