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Date:  date unknown

Description: "The Spirit of the Northwest", a sculpture by Sidney Bedore which features a missionary, an explorer, and a Native American.

Historical Object

Beaver Felt Top Hat

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the inside of a top hat made from beaver felt, worn by Green Bay resident Morgan L. Martin. The maker's label reads: "Orel Cook, Rutland, Vt."

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A construction crew at work on the Western Lime and Cement company's factory, which is located between McDonald Street and the west bank of the Fox River.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of Hart's Steam Boat Line of Green Bay, Wisconsin, with a steam boat named after the proprietor, C.W. Moore, with a flag bearing the same name....

Photograph

Fox River

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of the Fox River. The Green Bay Drop Forge Company can be seen on the left of the picture and the Reiss coal yard is visible in the center.

Photograph

Grain Elevator

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of a grain elevator on the site of the old Elmore & Kelly's elevator.

Date: 1987 ca.

Description: This map pictorially shows local roads, local businesses with phone numbers, and parts of Fox River and bay of Green Bay.

A Historical Look at Service Stations

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

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View from across street of the Whitney House. A man stands in the yard behind the fence. There are large trees along the curb, and more trees and shrubs in...

Photograph

Dave Pureifory

Date: 1973-08 

Description: Green Bay Packers player Dave Pureifory (#75) carries his helmet as he walks among fans to the practice field. Larry McCarren (#54) can be seen ahead of hi...

Date: 1959-03 ca.

Description: A letter from Vince Lombardi to season ticket holders for the Green Bay Packers season. The schedule and ticket prices are also part of the body of the let...

Date: 1957-02-21 

Description: Interior view of the "TV Center" with the proprietor and televisions on display.

Photograph

Windmill Tower

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Windmill Tower.

Date: 1893 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Green Bay and Fort Howard, looking south. Ninety-four locations identified below image; extends to Grignon Street at top left corner, Wi...

Photograph

Cotton Residence

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Front view of the Captain John Cotton residence.

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the Green Bay harbor area.

Date: 1996-10 

Description: Green Bay Packer fans were given Robert Brooks masks to honor the Green Bay Packer player at this game. Brenda Wilz wears one in this photograph.

Read about Earth Day's founder, Gaylord Nelson, a Wisconsin senator and early environmentalist.

Date: 1890 

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

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...

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