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Description: Outdoor gathering of men, women and children cooking cranberries in a large kettle, perhaps at a winter festival.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The H.W. Tenney house, built by Charles Patten in the late 1870's and bought by Mr. Tenney in the spring of 1881. The house was remodeled in 1906.
Description: A monument marking the Treaty of the Cedars.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Kimberly-Clark plant on the Fox River.
Description: Ben Bergor, a Madison magician, receiving the Houdini Award from the widow of Harry Houdini. Behind him is the trunk from which Bergor had escaped, and fou...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Lawrence University campus.
Description: Paper mill.
Description: International truck with a trailer full of scrap metal parked outside the R.H. Gehrke Company, an International Harvester dealership. William Le Capitaine,...
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: 1930 ca.
Description: The Institute of Paper Chemistry at Lawrence College.
Description: View of the Fox River, looking east, from railroad tracks.
Description: Birds-eye drawing of Appleton, Outagamie Co., depicting street names and street layout, houses, the Fox River, the court house, jail, school houses, Lawren...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Interior view of the front door of the Charles A. Grignon House before restoration. The house was built between 1837 and 1839 of materials brought by water...
Date: 1890-06-17 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: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of hydroelectric plants on the Fox River.
Description: Aerial view of College Avenue looking west. Several campus buildings at Lawrence College are visible in the foreground.
Description: View over a train stopped at a grain elevator in the foreground. The Hotel Ristau is across a street on the left, and a church building is in the distance...
Description: Carnegie Library at Lawrence University.
Description: Mourners surround the casket of Senator Joseph R. McCarthy at his funeral at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery.
Description: View of the Inter Lake Pulp Mill. Smoke billows out of the mill's smokestack. A boat crosses the canal between two lakes.
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