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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Copy photograph of a man and boy standing at the road. This location would later become the site of Jung's General Store. The photograph has a horse and bu...

Date: 1982-09 

Description: Nollenberg Road Bridge in the Town of Union.


Motel Bar

Date: 1967 

Description: Handle's Bar and Motel, located along STH 22 in King, Wisconsin, at the intersection with Grand View Road. Another motel can be seen in the distance acros...

Date: 1976 ca.

Description: This is a guide to the original bikeway and additions. The front of the guide includes a map of Wisconsin, a map of the entire bikeway, and one route map....


Water Street

Date: 1989-11-11 

Description: Water Street near the Waupaca River.

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.


Grand Army Home

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: A display of military memorabilia at the Grand Army Home.


Village Hall

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Village Hall in Marion

Date: 1902 after

Description: A view of the Waupaca County Asylum facade. The entire structure consists of three buildings connected by windowed passageways. The building is symmetric...


Big Manitou Falls

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Big Manitou Falls with trees and observation area.

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....


Description: Three men from the Frank Otto threshing crew. Seated in foreground is Richarrd Krenke. In the background is Ed Fink of Antigo, and to his left is Bill Henc...


Ward Hotel

Date: 1925 

Description: A three-story wooden structure with front porch identified as the Ward Hotel by a large sign on the front of the building. Several automobiles are parked d...



Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Winter scene with Muriel and Laurie Peterson, the photographer's children, reflecting on the snow conditions near their home. Laurie holds the rope of a sl...

Date: 1942 

Description: Scrap drive at International Harvester dealer. Original caption: "C.J. Moericke, who is dealer at Marion in the Green Bay territory, was receiving scrap fr...

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.


King Intersection

Date: 1967 

Description: Waupaca Tree Service at the intersection of STH 24 and King Road with station wagon parked in front.


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...


Swiss Chapel

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a Swiss chapel built by the Count and Countess Erick Von Bretzel in 1893.

Date: 1896 

Description: A map of the Chain-O-Lakes in Waupaca, including Indian trails. The path of the Waupaca Electric Railway from the Grand View Hotel to the Wisconsin Central...

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