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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.

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Employment Office

Date: 1933 

Description: Men looking for a job during the Great Depression wait their turn in the Employment Office waiting room, while another sits with a clerk and fills out form...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior of Brown County Court House.

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Chappel House

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Chappel house.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view from lawn of the Roi/Porlier/Tank cottage, built in 1776 — the oldest building standing in Wisconsin. Two people are sitting on the porch.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Aerial View of Green Bay shoreline.

Date: 1930 

Description: This map shows a plat of the town, local streets, railroads, creeks, part of Fox River, and part of the bay of Green Bay. The location of the original fort...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of the harbor. On the left is a grain elevator and wood pulp on the wharf. In the center background is the Northern Paper Mills and to the right are...

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John Cotton House

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: John Cotton house visible on top of a hill.

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Van Drisse Motors

Date: 1960-07 

Description: Mechanics of Van Drisse Motors, a Green Bay Ford dealer, check the engine of Ford Fairlane.

Date: 1965-06-13 

Description: The new passenger terminal at Austin Straubel Airport completed in 1965, with the old hangar in the background. The need for the larger facility reflected...

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Downtown Area

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Green Bay's downtown area with store fronts and billboards, looking south from the corner of Main Street.

Date: 1906 

Description: Elevated view of Fox River in the river district.

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Grain Elevator

Date: 1920 ca.

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

Date: 1832 ca.

Description: People work in the garden at the Protestant Episcopal Mission Buildings.

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Hazelwood

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Interior of a bedroom in Hazelwood, the home of Morgan L. Martin. Morgan Lewis Martin served as county judge of Brown County from 1875 until his death in 1...

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: 1821 

Description: Plan of the settlement of Green Bay.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Young Men's Christian Association.

Date: 1856 ca.

Description: Before Samuel Marsden Brookes and Thomas H. Stevenson left the Fox Valley, Morgan L. Martin "commissioned them to paint a series of sketches of the 'improv...

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