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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Exterior of Presbyterian Church.
Description: Old Stone Barn, built by Harrison Reed in 1847.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Elevated view of street and some buildings.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Fox River in Menasha showing the mill area.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Large boat and sailboats docked on water. Trolley car and houses on land.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Hand-colored postcard view of Oshkosh High School in early spring. Several bare trees are the lawn in front of the school.
Description: Exterior view of the Oshkosh Public Library. The cornerstone was laid in May of 1899, and the library was finally complete in September of 1900. Located on...
Date: date unknown
Description: Hand-colored postcard view of the lighthouse and boathouse at Bray's Point.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: The Carl Schurz Monument, presented to the city by John Hicks in 1914. Sculpted by Karl Bitter.
Description: Shore of Riverside Park with a boat docked on shore. Houses on shore with a smokestack in the background.
Description: Diamond Match Factory. At the time it was built, it was the largest factory of its kind in America.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Doty's Loggery, the home of James Duane Doty.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: A view of the Hotel Athearn, which was built in 1891 across the street from the Grand Opera House. It was designed by the same man that designed the Grand...
Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof. A boat is near the pier on the right.
Description: A view of the Oshkosh Public Library, located on Washinton Avenue. The cornerstone was laid in May of 1899 and the library was finally complete in Septembe...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: "A very remarkable instance of this kind of tree, Council Tree was the so-called "Treaty Elm" that stood at the extremity of the point of land jutting into...
Description: Paper mill, built in 1865-66 and called the Neenah Paper Mill; it was run by a stock copany composed of Nathan Cobb, president; Hiram Smith, secretary and...
Description: Exterior view of St. Mary's Hospital.
Description: Log entrance of the Paine Lumber Co. Edward L. Paine founded the lumber mill in 1853 on the east bank of the Fox River.
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