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Zoning Map of Appleton

Date: 1921 

Description: Map reads: "1918. Revised 1921." Key to the map in upper right hand corner reads: "Residential Districts", "Local Businesses", "Commercial and Light Manufa...

Photograph

Making a Harness

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A shoemaker constructs a harness.

Photograph

Man and Young Child

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a man and a child with a large bicycle.

Photograph

Grignon House

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: The Grignon house was built (at the later address of 1313 Augustine Street) in 1836 by Charles Grignon. Charles Grignon was the son of Augustin Grignon, on...

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Description: Interior view of the Kaukauna Public Library. The library opened in 1905 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie with a gift of $12,000. In the room is a librari...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the river, paper mill, and houses.

Photograph

Apple Cider Making

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Louis Suttner and another man making apple cider.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Farmers delivering their milk in wagons to a dairy plant on Black Creek Road near Appleton. The advent of automobiles would vastly improve farmers ability...

Photograph

Farm of Alex Smith

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: View from a distance of a farm in a valley owned by Alex(ander?) Smith. There is a wooden fence in the foreground surrounding the farm.

Photograph

Cement Finisher

Date: 1992-05-20 

Description: A concrete finisher stretches to trowel off a spot during construction of the Appleton Tri-County Bridge over the Fox River.

Postcard

Lower Dam

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the lower dam. Postcard reads "Appleton, Wis. Lower Dam".

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Appleton High School.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: House built by Dominique Ducharme in 1791 and added on to by Augustin Grignon after 1813.

Photograph

Illegal Snag Line

Date: 1942 

Description: Warden Kramer and his assistant in a boat removing an illegal snag line from the Wolf River.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View from a hillside of either a house or factory on the Fox River.

Photograph

Checking on Beehive

Date: 1955 

Description: Robert E. Bodoh checks on the condition of a hive by opening it using smoke to calm the bees. Bodoh wears a protective hat with mesh veil. Several other hi...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Memorial Presbyterian Church.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Congregational Church, also called the "old brown church", built in 1853 and burned in 1893. It was on the site of the present City Hall. The white house...

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Description: Letterhead of Super Bowl, a bowling alley in Appleton, Wisconsin, with five captioned illustrations along the left-hand side of the page promoting the soci...

Date: 1892 

Description: Advertising poster for "The Modern Hero 2 and 4 Horse Power and Grinding Mill." Produced by the Appleton Manufacturing Company of Appleton, Wisconsin; Minn...

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