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Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

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Date: 1890 ca.

Description: John Meade's residence. The family is standing on the front porch for a group portrait, while an individual pushes a bicycle.

Postcard

Bay View Beach

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Bay View Beach with several boats in the foreground and buildings behind them.

Photograph

Tank Cottage

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of the cottage with stone wall in front of it and a lot of foliage. On original site on the west side of the Fox River before restoration.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Chicago and North Western Railroad depot, train, and tracks.

Photograph

Schneider Trucks

Date: 1962-08-04 ca.

Description: Several Schneider trucks are parked outdoors at the Schneider trucking company depot.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A group of people stand outside Eleazer William's log cabin, five miles south of De Pere.

Map or Atlas

Green Bay and Vicinity

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: This map is a facsimile of a 1829 map and shows private land claims, landowners within military reserve boundaries, sawmill, Fort Howard, public barns, bri...

Date: 1922-09-14 

Description: Document certifying that articles of incorporation for Green Bay Football Club were received by the Register of Deeds and filed with the Department of Stat...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View towards the cockpit of a Lawson Military Tractor 2 (MT2), apparently just after a successful flight. Five men are around the plane, and one man is sta...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of a view under the wing of a Lawson Military Tractor 2 (MT2) in flight. Below is a field and beyond are buildings and a body of wate...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: This photostat map was probably originally created in 1835 and shows in addition to private claims, mills, roads, and trails. Green Bay and the Fox River a...

Photograph

View over Fox River

Date: 1889 

Description: View of Green Bay from the Fort Howard side of the Fox River.

Photograph

Aerial View of City

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Aerial view of downtown area, with the Fox River and neighboring suburbs.

Photograph

Nicolet Monument

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of the Nicolet monument at the site where Nicolet is supposed to have landed in Wisconsin.

Date: 1956-06-11 

Description: Cliff VandenBush, an employee of a Green Bay Mobil station.

Photograph

George White House

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Drawing of the exterior of George White's home, 421 Cass Street. The house was built about 1835.

Photograph

View of De Pere

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: View over town looking east from the railroad station.

Historical Object

Beaver Felt Top Hat

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the inside of a top hat made from beaver felt, worn by Green Bay resident Morgan L. Martin. The maker's label reads: "Orel Cook, Rutland, Vt."

Photograph

Harbor Scene

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Harbor view with people strolling around the bay, cars parked in a lot, and buildings with companies that export and import merchandise.

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