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Description: View of the harbor at Waldwic on Lake Buttes des Morts.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A book in his hands, Postmaster Ed King sits in his wallpapered living room, staring past his wife to the window. Edna, his daughter, is seated at the pian...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the ruins after the fire of April 28, 1875.
Description: "Eve, is our waitress at Jeff's on Rugby in Oshkosh." Note the book at the head of the table. It is volume C of the fish fry collection.
Description: View across lawn towards group posed sitting on the lawn in front of a two-story building, the Oshkosh Power Boat Club on Lake Butte des Morts. A well-dres...
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye view of business district of Oshkosh, "drawn after nature" by the artist.
Description: Memohead of the Buckstaff-Edwards Company of Oshkosh, Wisconsin, manufacturers of coffins and caskets and wholesale dealers in caskets and undertaking supp...
Description: Chief Oshkosh's statue and grave. Located in Monominee Park, formerly North Park.
Description: Interior view of the Neenah Public Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded with a combined donation of $20,000 from the citizens of Neenah and A...
Description: This 1897 map of Winnebago County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, landownership and acreages, rural re...
Date: 1963-09-29 ca.
Description: View across water of a railroad bridge along the side of a strip of industrial buildings. Railroad cars are stopped in front of the buildings.
Description: Citizens line up at the City Clerk office to register to vote while a woman raises her hand to take the oath.
Description: Carte-de-visite of a studio portrait of two girls posed in a small "boat" in front of a painted backdrop. They are wearing fancy dresses, and one girl hold...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Interior view of Grand Opera House's auditorium and stage.
Description: The George A. Whiting Paper Mill after a fire on August 24, 1888. Sixteen men were killed by the explosion of a bleacher; the bleacher exploded as the nigh...
Description: A woman wearing a paisley dress is carrying a United Farmworkers (UFW)/AFL-CIO sign in front of a Kroger store that reads, "Honor Picket Line/ National Cou...
Date: 1949 ca.
Description: Detailed view of the board and batten construction of "the Loggery," the home of James Duane Doty.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Large boat and sailboats docked on water. Trolley car and houses on land.
Date: date unknown
Description: People on recreational boats wait for the Menasha Locks to open into the Fox River.
Description: Exterior view of the post office. The first post office in Oshkosh was established in the 1840s, and the postmaster was Joseph Jackson.
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