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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the city and the river.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Congregational Church, also called the "old brown church", built in 1853 and burned in 1893. It was on the site of the present City Hall. The white house...
Description: The Kimberly-Clark paper mill on the Fox River, just east of Appleton.
Description: Robert E. Bodoh checks on the condition of a hive by opening it using smoke to calm the bees. Bodoh wears a protective hat with mesh veil. Several other hi...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Elevated view of foundation of the house built by Dominique DuCharme in 1790 and enlarged by Augustin Grignon after 1804. The Grignon family resided in the...
Description: Interior office view showing Frank James Harwood, General Manager of Appleton Woolen Mills. Harwood became general manager in 1882 and served as the compa...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: The home and fur-trading post of Col. Dominique DuCharme. The portion of the structure on the left was built by DuCharme in 1791. The right portion was add...
Description: Interior view of the Appleton Free Public Library. In the large room are reading tables, fireplace, radiators, carved wood railings, and wicker furniture....
Description: Jerry's Piano Girls, a Keith vaudeville circuit headliner act.
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: View of the freight steamer Cornucopia loading hides at the Hammond Brothers warehouse, with Lawrence University buildings on the hill in the background....
Description: Group portrait of the Appleton High School basketball team, the Terrors.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a bedroom in the restored Charles A. Grignon House in Kaukauna. The bed has a tall Victorian headboard and is covered with a quilt. A toddler is po...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Lawrence College campus.
Description: Four men outside R.H. Gehrke Company, an International Harvester dealership. The men are (left to right) H.P. Patheal, assistant manager of the Green Bay b...
Date: 1800 after
Description: Ink and pencil on paper. A paper city on the site of what is now Appleton, Wisconsin. Shows plat of city, streets, and Fox River. Includes textual descript...
Date: 1962-08-05 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Riverside Paper Corporation mill. On the left is a road along a river, and on the right are railroad tracks along the mill. A sign in the...
Date: 1963-05-26 ca.
Description: View of a small forest undergoing cutting operations.
Description: Group of farmers observe and participate in a farm auction.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The interior of the Appleton Public Library. The text on the postcard reads "This interior is far prettier than it seems here. It is a beautiful little l...
Description: Robert E. Bodoh kneels next to a shipment of pollen. Bodoh, in a protective beekeeper hat, holds a fist-full of pollen in his hand.
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