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Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Methodist Church.
Description: 625 W. Prospect Avenue. Dining room window overlooking the Fox River. Excerpt from the Appleton Post-Crescent, May 11, 1960. Home built by Henry J....
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Fox river. Front of card reads "Fox River Water Power, Appleton, Wis."
Description: View of several downtown businesses, including a drugstore advertising "Patent Medicines and Cigars".
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Memorial Chapel at Lawrence College.
Description: Dam on the Fox River.
Description: Lake Street bridge and nearby locks along the Fox River.
Description: Interior view of the Appleton Free Public Library. There are reading tables, a librarian's desk, bookshelves, and a wicker chair. Two large light fixtures...
Description: This map is ink and pencil on paper and shows land ownership by name, years of purchase, and city limits. Also included on the right and bottom margins are...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Atlas Mill, a Kimberly-Clark Company mill.
Description: Warden Kramer and his assistant in a boat removing an illegal snag line from the Wolf River.
Date: 1890 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: 1850 ca.
Description: The Grignon block house, "where the first Mass was said."
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: date unknown
Description: Harvey Blue standing in the snow and drilling a hole in a tree for maple syrup using a hand-drill. There is an axe resting in the snow next to him. Image t...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of the Kimberly Pulp and Paper Mill.
Description: Scenic view of two women viewing the way to the river. Text reads: "Lawe Street Hill to Fox River, Appleton, Wis."
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: This is the H.W. Tenney house built by Charles Patten in the late 1870's, bought by Mr. Tenney in the spring of 1881. The people are (left to right) Eva Ed...
Description: View of the Fox River, bridge, and some industrial buildings.
Description: W.W. II scrap metal drive. Scoutmaster Edward G. Shaw and his troop of boy scouts on bicycles and on a trailer loaded with scrap metal. The trailer is hitc...
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