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Postcard

College Avenue

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of College Avenue, looking west.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: The nave and altar of St. Paul's, with Gothic arches and stained glass windows.

Date: 1955-05-31 

Description: Veterans of World War I were among the participants in the Memorial Day parade. From left to are Frank Austin, Frank Hermen and Peter C. Vanden Huevel.

Date: 1882 ca.

Description: Cutaway view of the building that housed the first electrical station created to distribute incandescent light electricity.

Date:  

Description: Plaque describing "Hearthstone," the home built by paper mill owner, Henry J. Rogers. The residence was the first dwelling electrified from a centrally loc...

Postcard

West Park Drive

Date: 1906-04 

Description: View of West Park Drive. Wooden railings line the road and a wooden walkway is visible on the right. A man wearing a cap drives an automobile across the dr...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Grignon house was built (at the later address of 1313 Augustine Street) in 1836 by Charles Grignon. Charles Grignon was the son of Augustin Grignon, on...

Date: 1960 

Description: This map shows a plat of the city, wards, lots, local streets, roads, railroads, buildings, parks, and part of Fox River. The map includes tables for plat...

Map or Atlas

City of Appleton

Date: 1952 

Description: Map shows roads, highways, railroads, parks, city buildings, schools, cemeteries, city limits, and the Fox River. The map is indexed by street name, street...

Photograph

Farm of Alex Smith

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: View from a distance of a farm in a valley owned by Alex(ander?) Smith. There is a wooden fence in the foreground surrounding the farm.

Photograph

Cement Crew

Date: 1992-06-11 

Description: Employees of Lunda Concrete pour the last section of the Tri-County Fox River Bridge deck.

Photograph

Boot Repair

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A shoemaker repairs the sole of a boot using a sewing machine.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Exterior of Olsen's Mill (Wayne Feeds) on Hwy 49, just north of Hwy 21.

Date: 1886 

Description: The first electric street railway in Wisconsin.

Photograph

"Hearthstone"

Date: 1974 

Description: "Hearthstone," a house built in 1880-1882 by paper mill owner Henry J. Rogers, was the first residence electrified from a centrally located hydroelectric p...

Date: 1919 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising Eagle farm tractors. Features an illustration of an eagle and a photo of a man using a tractor in a field.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Fox River, bridge, and some industrial buildings.

Date: 1928-06-14 

Description: The Aupaumut Memorial Tablet unveiling ceremony. The memorial is for Captain Hendrick Aupaumut, a Revolutionary War soldier, born 1757, died 1830. The tabl...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard of the third lock and draw bridge spanning the Fox River.

Date: 1952-08-13 

Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy being interviewed by a newsreel crew after his victory in the 1952 Republican primary election. McCarthy was celebrating at the...

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