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Description: Exterior view of the Turner Opera Hose with the Manitowoc County Courthouse in the background. Horses pull a wagonload of hay at right.

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: This map shows piers, streets, the Manitowoc River and shore lines of 1856, 1869, 1873 and 1874. The top margin reads; "Soundings taken 1974." Written in i...

Date: 1952 

Description: A Rahr Malting Company worker oversees malt coming from the roaster, which produces malt of a desired color, aroma, and flavor.

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Karst Family

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Women bringing lunch to the men working in the field. The men are harvesting grain using a horse-drawn grain binder.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: The two-story parsonage of St. Paul's Methodist Church on 608 Park Street.

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Lumber Mill

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Description: Cutover land near a lumber mill. Logs and boards are stacked near the building in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Jacques Vieau, agent for the Northwest Fur Company of Montreal, built a trading post here in 1796, on what is now called Jambo Creek after the nickname the...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Various views of places in Oslo.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Schooner coming into Manitowoc harbor.

Date: 1964-08 

Description: This map shows the city limits, Lake Michigan, the Manitowoc River, Silver Creek, designated sample sites with manuscript annotations, central business dis...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Manitowoc Public Library.

Date: 1856 ca.

Description: View of Manitowoc from the North side.

Date: 1934 

Description: This illustration shows how many pounds per barrel of different Rahr Special Malts are needed to brew Munich, Bock and Kulmbacher style beers.

Date: 1961 

Description: Teacher Richard Vaughan answers a question for one of the six resident children who took the opportunity offered by the 1961 Manitowoc Summer School to lea...

Date: 1913-09-06 

Description: Postcard view from the water of reproductions of Christopher Columbus' ships, the NiƱa, Pinta, and the Santa Maria docked at Manitowoc...

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Piening Home

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: The home of Adolph Piening on Hancock Street (near Eight Street). The house was next door to the German Lutheran School and this site now is used by the sc...

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Wedding Portrait

Date: 1911-02-28 

Description: Studio portrait of Rose and Louis Meyer. Rose Swetlik (1892-1968) married Louis Meyer (1887-1949), a farmer, on February 28, 1911 in Kossuth Township (Mani...

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Boats in Harbor

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of commercial boats in Manitowoc Harbor.

Date: 1853-09 ca.

Description: This map shows streets, docks, warehouses, and piers near the harbor. The Manitowoc River and Lake Michigan are labeled. Depths are indicated by soundings...

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Rahr Civic Center

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Rahr Civic Center, formally the Vilas-Rahr house.

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