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Date: 1974 

Description: This map shows roads, highways, railroads, major arterials, towns, parks, recreational areas, and parts of Fox River and bay of Green Bay. The map includes...

Photograph

Docks

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: View of docks with ships tied up for the winter. The Reiss coal yard is visible in the background.

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: Main Street Bridge raised to let boats pass through the locks on the Fox River.

Date: 1842 

Description: A Menominee village as depicted by Francois, Comte de Castelnau, a French naturalist and diplomat who visited Green Bay area about 1838. The detailed, hand...

A Historical Look at Service Stations

Photographs of Wisconsin gas stations portray the development of service station architecture.

Photograph

Chappel House

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Chappel house.

Photograph

David Grignon House

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: David Grignon's house, built by Judge Lawe in 1832, burned 1903.

Date: 1842 

Description: This hand-colored lithograph of the second Fort Howard, with Indians canoeing on the Fox River, shows the hospital built 1834-1835 outside the stockade on...

Photograph

Octagon House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Masonry, octagon house. Just outside of Green Bay, on Highway CC. It originally was part of a fort group.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Long Tail Point Lighthouse and an old house.

Date: 1890 

Description: Two cyclists ride their bicycles past curious on-lookers.

Date: 1962-10-07 

Description: Governor Gaylord Nelson attending a Green Bay Packers-Detroit Lions football game. From left to right, senatorial candidate Gaylord Nelson, gubernatorial c...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: This 1908 map shows the township and range grid, sections, towns, villages, railroads, bridges, lakes, streams, rapids, and state-owned lands in Oneida Cou...

Date:  ca.

Description: View of a church. Two men stand in front of the church with a picket fence running between the men and the church. The church was built in 1838, but was d...

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

Date: 1963 

Description: View down middle of street of the main business district.

Date: 1972 ca.

Description: A sticker for the Green Bay Packers with the words "The 'Pack' is Devine," referencing Dan Devine who was the head coach of the Green Bay Packers from 1971...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Charcoal kiln in ruins, with electric power lines in background.

Date: 1957 

Description: Architects' rendering of a proposed transportation museum project. The text on the bottom of the print reads, "Proposed Museum of Transportation; Green Bay...

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Description: Letterhead of the Farmers Exchange Bank of Green Bay, Wisconsin, with a three-quarter view of the bank building and people walking on the sidewalk. There a...

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