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Date: 1902 

Description: Hand-colored view of a horse and carriage decorated for a parade. Jessie Jack Hooper, wearing a floral hat, holds a decorated parasol in the front seat. A...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view of crowd standing closely around a platform on which a man wearing an apron stands next to a cow. A barrel and wooden pail are also...

Date: 1886-12 

Description: This map is ink and pen on tracing cloth and shows land ownership by name, canals, local streets, section lines, and original low water lines in blue. The...

Photograph

St. Mary's Church

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: An interior view of St. Mary's Church. St. Mary's Parish was created because of the great flow of immigrants to Oshkosh. The first parish in Oshkosh St. Pe...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: In order to undertake a trans-Atlantic flight to Norway, Clyde Allen Lee sought financial support from the local Oshkosh clothing company. Toward that end...

Photograph

Rideout House

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the residence of W.K. Rideout.

Photograph

Doty Loggery

Date: 1949 ca.

Description: Detailed view of the board and batten construction of "the Loggery," the home of James Duane Doty.

Photograph

Bashford Residence

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of the Bashford residence, home of Coles Bashford.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: This map shows city wards, streets, railroads, parks, Lake Butte Des Morts, Lake Winnebago, advertisements for Dixie Oils Gasoline, a list of Cook & Brown...

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Date: 1922 

Description: Homecoming poster promoting the football game between Oshkosh Normal and Superior Normal on Saturday, October 14th at 2:30 pm.

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Cottage and Yard

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of one-story building. One of the doorways has been boarded up.

Photograph

Ice and Coal Wagon

Date: 1926-09-20 

Description: Oshkosh Pure Ice and Coal Co. horse-drawn wagon. Note on back: Near Oregon & 11st. #2, camera set pointing in an easterly direction and 26 ft. 4 in. west f...

Postcard

Post Office

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Post Office. The first post office in Oshkosh was established in the 1840s, and the postmaster was Joseph Jackson.

Photograph

Presbyterian Church

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Presbyterian church (old church).

Date: 1930 before

Description: Portrait of E.E. Manuel, Superintendent of the Winnebago County Asylum. Manuel is seated at a desk with his head in profile while looking out the window. H...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereograph of Main Street viewed from the bridge. The Revere House is in the right foreground.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The view from the south end of the dam looking north.

Photograph

EAA Convention

Date: 1998-07 

Description: "Concorde Flight Attendant."

Photograph

High Street

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Stereoview. In the right background is the building of the Trade Reporter newspaper at the corner of Main and High Streets; across the street from it is J....

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