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Description: Bird's-eye view of Peshtigo, before it was destroyed by fire on the night of October 8, 1871.
Date: date unknown
Description: A composite image of three photographs of sawmills with decorative graphics. The mills are N. Ludington Co.'s Old White Mill (top), the H. Witbeck Co.'s Mi...
Date: 1867 ca.
Description: Mill dam and sash factory.
Description: Several men pose with train No. 5, engine No. 8.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Hall Avenue, looking west, in Marinette.
Description: Woman picking corn on a farm.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A winter scene showing two men standing behind the blade, on either side of the cab, of a Caterpillar Wausau-Plow Snow V-Plow. They are removing snow from...
Description: B.C. Flint's Jewelry Shop and the George Ullsperger tailor shop. The large building is Matt Pelnar's Hall (built by John Kallender). It was used for bask...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Group of railroad employees standing in the doorway of a store.
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: A street gathering of people interested in using war-salvaged explosives for a land clearance program.
Description: Interior view of the Stephenson Public Library. In the foreground is a large octagon librarian's desk surrounded by columns. Bookshelves are along the wall...
Description: The Marinette County Insane Asylum.
Description: Colorized postcard view of a road along a river.
Description: Fire destruction near railroad tracks after Peshtigo fire. There are wheel carriages from destroyed boxcars on and near the tracks
Description: A group of people, consisting of men, women and children, posed on a pile of wooden lath bundles. One man is standing.
Description: Exterior view of the Wausaukee Public Library. Above the windows on the second floor is painted: "Free Library" in large letters. Two signs advertise: "Boo...
Description: Indoor group portrait of men posed with the Wisconsin Official Marker. From left to right on either side of the marker are: Clifford Lord, Secretary of Sit...
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: Shows sections and acreages. Covers portions of the area now occupied by Marinette and the Town of Peshtigo, Marinette County. "Rec’d Sept. 24 with Sur. Ge...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Scaling Gaps dam and paper mills.
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...
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