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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: 1914 

Description: International Harvester 30-60 Mogul Tractor pulling a P&O draft plow. One man stands on the back of the tractor, and a group of men stand in the field near...

Date: 1958 

Description: Exterior of Jung's General Store/Gas Station/Barber Shop. The station's sign advertises Sinclair brand gas.

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Description: A man pumps water from the Wolf River into the back of a horse-drawn wagon to haul to a steam engine. There is a building on the left, and more buildings o...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view from Our Savior's Lutheran Church looking west into a residential area. Methodist Church is in the background.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Four wheel drive auto factory, with a smokestack billowing. The four-wheel drive propulsion was invented by Otto Zachow and William Besserdich. Walter A....

Photograph

Fisherman

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Description: The photographer, Carl A. Peterson, takes a moment to light his pipe while fishing from a boat near the family home.

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Description: A group of farmer workers stand with pitch forks in front of the first gas engine for threshing on the August Krenke farm. A horse-drawn vehicle is also vi...

Photograph

County Highway K

Date: 1989-11-16 

Description: Panoramic view of Waupaca County Highway K as it curves near a house.

Photograph

Family Portrait

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Ashmun family posed on and behind a bench. C.S. Ashmun, Jane Ashmun and Isabel Ashmun Roberts are seated on the bench, while...

Date: 1916-12-04 ca.

Description: Storefronts of Malik Brothers, Paul Binder, and Frank Beer Home Bakery.

Photograph

Hotel Hutchinson

Date: 1899 after

Description: View of Hotel Hutchinson, situated at the corner of two streets. The entrance stands beneath a bell tower and a group of boys, some with bicycles, stands...

Date: 1941-08 ca.

Description: Charles Robinson, singer of lumberjack songs, left, with an unidentified man sitting behind what appears to be a microphone on a stand.

Photograph

Telephone Exchange

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A telephone operator sits at the switchboard.

Photograph

War Worker

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: An unidentified woman who worked at the Four Wheel Drive factory in Clintonville assembling trucks during World War I. She is wearing a special uniform fo...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Full-length portrait of an unidentified woman posing near a rock at or near Big Falls.

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Aerial view of downtown Big Falls and the Little Wolf River. The Little Wolf river is at lower right.

Photograph

King's Koffee Kup

Date: 1967 

Description: King's Koffee Kup, a restaurant located on STH 22.

Photograph

Boy in Boat

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Description: Laurie Peterson, son of the photographer, plays in boat. The photograph was originally titled "The Lone Boatsman".

Date: 1914 

Description: Paving the main street with concrete was an occasion that brought out a large part of the Clintonville community to watch.

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