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Date: 1965 

Description: Letterhead of Tripod Chevrolet of Clintonville, Wisconsin, with three-quarter views of various Chevrolet models, including the Corvair, Corvette, and Cheve...

Photograph

Waupaca House

Date: 1884 

Description: Copy photograph of a group portrait outside the Waupaca House general store.

Map or Atlas

Waupaca, Wis.

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye map of Waupaca.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Five men pose with the first successful four-wheel drive vehicle, which was made in Clintonville in 1909. The inventor, Otto Zachow, is the man seated at t...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Four Wheel Drive Historic Marker

Date: 1960-10-15 

Description: Walter A. Olen, former president of the FWD (four wheel drive) Corporation and curator of the FWD Foundation museum, unveiled the Four Wheel Drive historic...

Date: 1942 

Description: Three men loading a trailer near an International Harvester dealership during the "MacArthur Week" scrap drive. There is a large pile of scrap on the groun...

Date: 1950 

Description: View of some of the businesses on North Main Street, including the Strand Theater and Olk Drugs.

Photograph

William R. Parks

Date: 1908 

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of William R. Parks, a photographer from Iola, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Iola Storefronts

Date:  

Description: Nineteenth century storefronts and angle parking in downtown Iola, Wisconsin.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: James is sleeping while sitting in a highchair. There is a bowl and spoon on the tray.

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....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Laurie and Muriel Peterson, children of the photographer, use a high chair to talk on the phone.

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Grand Army Home

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Bryant Hall at the Grand Army Home for Veterans.

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.

Photograph

County Highway K

Date: 1989-11-16 

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

Date: 1922 

Description: View towards a boy sitting on a boat pulled up on the shore, gesturing with his hands spread apart, telling a story to two younger boys listening on the ba...

Photograph

Round Silo

Date: 1895 

Description: A twenty-five foot high round silo featured on the farm of F.D. Parish, 4.5 miles southeast of Waupaca. The silo is twenty feet in diameter. Two men are ge...

Photograph

Iola Aerial View

Date: 1965 

Description: An aerial view of Iola, Wisconsin looking west. Located in the lower left corner is an elementary school.

Date: 1966-07-17 

Description: Parade float parked by the side of a road. It is advertising Republican candidates running for office. The portraits on the float are of Wisconsin Governor...

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