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"Lawton's Folly"

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: 1900 ca.

Description: This photostat of a manuscript map originally drawn in 1829 shows landownership, buildings, including Fort Howard and U.S. sawmill, swamps, public barns an...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Daniel H. and Joshua Whitney's residence located at 402 Main Street at the intersection of Monroe Avenue. The house was torn down in 1897.

Photograph

Fox River

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Fox River.

Photograph

Green Bay Depot

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: View down platform towards a locomotive pulling a Green Bay & Western Railroad train at the Green Bay depot, with a Snavely omnibus parked at the platform...

Photograph

Cadle Home

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...

Date: 1906 

Description: A view of the cottage with large trees around it, and a stone wall in the front yard. Some windows appear shattered. Wooden pallets are stacked in the fr...

Date: 1911-10-26 

Description: Postcard of large group watching as Mayor Abrams introduces President Taft.

Photograph

Green Bay Residence

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Exterior of home and lawn on a summer day, with a forest in the background and a picket fence in the foreground. The house has a lookout on the roof.

Date: 1868 

Description: This map shows land ownership by name, lots, roads, railroads, and part of the Fox River. The map includes an explanation and table of witnesses to the cor...

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Photograph

Tank Cottage

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Tank cottage before restoration, located on its original site on the west side of the Fox River. The cottage was built in 1776 by Jose...

Photograph

Azard Bunker in Bar

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men posed at a bar, 3 Star Saloon located at 224 Main Street. The bar owner Azard Bunker stands to the far right behind the bar. The bartender sta...

Photograph

Octagon House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Masonry, octagon house. Just outside of Green Bay, on Highway CC. It originally was part of a fort group.

Date:  ca.

Description: View of ranch-style building with a porch, and people. Before restoration. "One of the original Ft. Howard Houses near Pearl St."

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Exterior of St. Vincent's hospital, with horses and carriages.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior of Brown County Court House.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Israel Greene Beaumont House located at 203 South Jefferson Street. Anne ("Aunt Nan") Brett is seated in the south wing room. Beaumont's house was demolis...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Chimney and water towers at Northern Paper Mills, also a cargo ship called the Yorkton, which carries lumber to the paper mill.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of St. Mary's Hospital.

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