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Photograph

River Scene

Date: 1871 

Description: Scene at river showing fire destruction.

Date: 1903 ca.

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

Date: 1951-03-29 

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...

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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...

Photograph

Marinette View

Date: 1887 

Description: Elevated view of Marinette looking toward the mouth of the river from the tower of City Hall. Fences, fields, and industrial buildings are in the foregroun...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a streetcar going down North Main Street. Raiche Drugstore sits on the right corner.

Map or Atlas

Marinette Wisconsin

Date: 1912 

Description: Shows wards, sections, plat additions, selected buildings, churches, schools, and manufacturing companies. "We have revised this map from H. McCallumÂ’s 189...

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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Description: Interior view of the Stephenson Public Library. Cardboard backing reads: "Marinette - Lecture room - Stephenson Public Library." Reverse of cardboard backi...

Date: 1871 

Description: Aftermath of Peshtigo fire on October 8, 1871. Devastated landscape with deer carcass in foreground. The Peshtigo fire razed the small town of approximatel...

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Description: Colorized postcard depicting an elevated view looking north down Main Street. There is a streetcar and two horse-drawn vehicles in the foreground.

Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

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Description: Interior view of the Stephenson Public Library. The library opened in 1903 funded with a gift from Isaac Stephenson of $30,000. Reverse of mounting cardboa...

Date: 1951 

Description: Water depths shown by bathymetric tints and soundings. Relief shown by contours. "Depths in feet." "Aids to navigation corrected to May 4, 1951." On verso:...

Photograph

Marinette Harbor

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Harbor in Marinette at sunset.

Photograph

Christ Feed Mill

Date: 1963 

Description: H.P. Christ Feed Mill. The first building across the street is the Atlas Hotel which was located at the site of the present Milo Howarth senior home. Othe...

Photograph

Sawmills

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...

Photograph

City Water Co.

Date: 1930 

Description: Storage Tank #2. A large, rounded tank with a conical roof. Another tank is directly behind. A large brick building is on the right.

Photograph

Badger Paper Mills

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Badger Paper Mills, founded by E.A. Meyer.

Date: 1881 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Marinette, with insets.

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