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Grignon Bedroom

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a bedroom in the restored Charles A. Grignon House in Kaukauna. The bed has a tall Victorian headboard and is covered with a quilt. A toddler is po...

Date: 1904 

Description: Interior office view showing Frank James Harwood, General Manager of Appleton Woolen Mills. Harwood became general manager in 1882 and served as the compa...

Date: 1945 

Description: Linen-type postcard depicting Outagamie County Court House. This view was issued by the Curt Teich company in 1945, the year in which Joseph R. McCarthy,...

Date: 1915-05-04 

Description: Elevated view of a double water spirit effigy mound 4 miles south of Stockbridge near Appleton. The spirit has no head but the necks unite.


Potato Point

Date: 1909-10-11 

Description: View of Potato Point. Trees line the shoreline of the Fox River. Boaters and fishermen are visible in the background.


Description: A blacksmith in a working apron prepares a horse for shoeing. The bridled and saddled horse stands quietly next to another horse in the blacksmith's shop,...


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: Exterior view of the Appleton Public Library and City Hall.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the front entrance to Memorial Chapel on the Lawrence College campus.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Underwood Observatory at Lawrence College.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Mrs. Harvey Blue pouring maple sugar candies. Mrs. Blue, in flowered apron, holds a white pot in one hand and a ladle of maple sugar confection in the othe...

Date: 1874 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Appleton.


Zeeland Mills

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Zeeland Mills, built in 1862 by John Verstegen. The flour mill was 36' x 50', four stories and had "two runs of stone." It was still operating in 1911.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Bottling plant employees of the George Walter Brewery. The Walter Brewery closed in 1972.


Kaukauna Drugstore

Date: 1914 

Description: Interior view of the Kaukauna Drugstore, which was owned by Charles Morthis.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Fox River near Appleton from an elevated railroad track. The fourth lock is located to the extreme right crossing the river. Railroad cars and...

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: The Memorial Union at Lawrence College.

Map or Atlas

Zoning Map of Appleton

Date: 1921 

Description: Map reads: "1918. Revised 1921." Key to the map in upper right hand corner reads: "Residential Districts," "Local Businesses," "Commercial and Light Manufa...

Date: 1956-03-14 

Description: Group portrait of the Appleton High School basketball team, the Terrors.


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.

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