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Date: 1823 ca.
Description: First church in Green Bay.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: "Lawton's Folly," the home of Joseph Lawton, built in 1851, between De Pere and Ft. Howard. Joseph Lawton came from Pennsylvannia. This building no longe...
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: People work in the garden at the Protestant Episcopal Mission Buildings.
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: View of Fox River and South Washington Street, from the top of St. Willobrord's Church.
Description: View of the office building occupied by James Duane Doty during the 1820s when he was additional judge for the U.S. Circuit Court of Michigan Territory. T...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Green Bay and Fort Howard, Brown Co., depicts street names and street layouts, houses, trees, and the East River. A reference key at the...
Description: Two cyclists ride their bicycles past curious on-lookers.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of a house in a residential area, obscured by trees. "The house was built in 1835 by Ellis and was last occupied by the Misses Bessie and Barbara Hage...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: The first Long Tail Point Lighthouse.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Cadle Home, an Episcopal Home for aged people. The Cadle Home was named for Reverend Cadle who went to Green Bay in 1829 as the first local...
Description: View looking southeast over river from Elmore and Kelly's Elevator.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: Before Samuel Marsden Brookes and Thomas H. Stevenson left the Fox Valley, Morgan L. Martin "commissioned them to paint a series of sketches of the 'improv...
Description: Winter view of the Baker house, the residence of James S. Baker.
Description: View of five soldiers in a dinghy, aside a dock, with another soldier standing on the dock. The fort is visible in the background, complete with the fortif...
Description: List of Civil War draft-dodgers issued by the Provost Marshal's office, Fifth District of Wisconsin.
Description: Railroad employees pose with locomotive engine no. 925 of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway. The engine has a long pilot, a large oil headlight, sm...
Description: Main Street, looking east at storefronts. Booths with flags and bunting are set up on the sidewalk.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: View of the Green Bay harbor and docks.
Date: 1882 ca.
Description: Four women relax and have fun together, sitting on the grass, wearing hats and long dresses. Two of them hold a cigarette in their hand, the other two have...
Description: Elevated view of industrial waterfront and the Fox River.
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