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Band Excursion

Date: 1912-08-25 

Description: A band excursion on the sternwheel excursion, "Thistle". The sternwheel was previously named "J.H. Crawford".

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Captain Alexander E. Williams of the War Department testing the experimental truck that the Four Wheel Drive Company hoped to manufacture for the army. In...

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Planting Trout

Date: 1936-04-26 

Description: Planting trout in Waupaca County. Left to right on bank: S.A. LaVoilette, Joe Samz, Lloyd Pinkawski, Edwin Kargewski, W.M. Geiger, G. Moder, Billy LaVoilet...

Date: 1910 

Description: A fire fighting crew battling the Big Falls Forest Fire.

Date:  

Description: A group of farmer workers stand with pitch forks in front of the first gas engine for threshing on the August Krenke farm. A horse-drawn vehicle is also vi...

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Waupaca Sidewalk

Date:  

Description: The State Street neighborhood.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Pictured here are four of the women who joined the work force at the Four Wheel Drive Company in Clintonville in order to build trucks for the American and...

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Iola Mill

Date:  

Description: MIll race at the Iola Mill.

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County Highway K

Date: 1989-11-16 

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

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.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Exterior view of New London High School.

Photograph

Manawa High School

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Manawa High School. It is postmarked 1930, the year in which Joseph R. McCarthy, certainly its most famous graduate, completed his high school curriculum....

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Aerial View of Town

Date: 1965 

Description: An aerial view, looking east. Highway 49 is at center.

Date: 1941 

Description: This pictorial map shows sites related to Indian legends, mounds, and trails in the Chain O' Lakes region in southwestern Waupaca County, Wisconsin.

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...

Photograph

Rawhide Boys Ranch

Date: 2009-10-16 

Description: "This is the Rawhide Boys Ranch, E7475 Rawhide Road, New London." Note the sign about the fish fry.

Map or Atlas

Weyauwega, Wis.

Date: 1870 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Weyauwega.

Photograph

Roadside Picnic

Date: 1917 

Description: Roadside picnic on the way to Waupaca. Mary E. Smith is seated with a friend on a white blanket with thermoses and a picnic basket. In the background the a...

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...

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Women on Stage

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Seven women on stage, apparently in a scene from an amateur theatrical performance, wearing conventional street clothes.

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