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View these 19th-century panoramic, detailed maps of Wisconsin communities.

Photograph

Jourdain Homestead

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Jourdain's homestead, built by Joseph Jourdain in what was then Ft. Howard, Wisconsin. Eleazer Williams is said to have married Joseph Jourdain's daughter...

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Green Bay's commercial district, bridges, and water.

Date: 1963 

Description: View down middle of street of the main business district.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Fort Howard hospital marker, "this building formerly stood with the surgeons quarters and the powder amagazine by the river outside the stockade..."

Photograph

Cotton House

Date: 1949 

Description: View of three women standing in front of the Captain John Cotton house. Also known as "Beaupre", this Greek Revival style house was built in 1842 for Cotto...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A large gathering of men and women stand outside the Odd Fellow's Home with an American Flag and trees.

Date: 1900 after

Description: This map of Green Bay shows plat of the town, lots by number, local streets, the military Fort Howard, part of Fox River and part of Navarino. The map feat...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Deaconess Hospital and Nurses' Home.

Date: 1929-07 

Description: View of the front path leading to the cottage.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of downtown.

Photograph

De Pere High School

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: High school, built in 1857 and destroyed by fire in 1899.

Photograph

Wooden Stairway

Date: 1963-08-18 ca.

Description: View from shore up an outdoor, wooden stairway from the Red Banks Supper Club to the lake shore. The stairs were once used as a means to reach a swimming b...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of high school.

Date: 1943 

Description: The Main Hall for St. Norbert College.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: East Green Bay harbor with cargo ships, W.W. Cagill Co., and other various industries.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: Exterior of Brown County Court House, with trees lining the sidewalk.

Photograph

Cadle Mission

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Cadle Mission.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across Fox River into the St. Norbert's College campus.

Postcard

Harbor Entrance

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the habor entrance.

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