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Description: Interior view of the Appleton Free Public Library. In the large room are reading tables, fireplace, radiators, carved wood railings, and wicker furniture....
Description: Paper mill.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view of a town block with a church and two houses along a tree-lined street. Two young children are standing on the sidewalk.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Fox River with a view of Appleton in the background. Postcard reads "Water Power, Appleton, Wis."
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Interior view of the front door of the Charles A. Grignon House before restoration. The house was built between 1837 and 1839 of materials brought by water...
Description: Organizational poster for a young men's Republican Club in Kaukauna, Wisconsin, to support the 1896 Presidential campaign of William McKinley. The Presiden...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Lawrence University campus. Two men stand on the sidewalk in the foreground.
Description: The Chicago and Northwestern railroad station.
Description: Postcard of the government lock along the Fox River in Kimberly, near Appleton. A house and fence are visible along the shoreline to the left.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Ormsby Hall at Lawrence University.
Date: 1881 ca.
Description: Reproduction of a pen drawing of the Grignon house. The Grignon house was built (at the later address of 1313 Augustine Street) in 1836 by Charles Grignon....
Description: This 1903 map of Outagamie County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, landownership and acreages, rural ma...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Lawrence College Campus with snow on the ground.
Description: Original light switch on the wall at "Hearthstone," the home built by paper mill owner, Henry J. Rogers. The residence was the first dwelling electrified...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: House built by Dominique Ducharme in 1791 and added on to by Augustin Grignon after 1813.
Description: Interior view of the Appleton Free Public Library. There are reading tables, a librarian's desk, and bookshelves. Large light fixtures are hanging from the...
Description: Street view of a parade on College Avenue at Walnut Street. Crowds and cars line both sides of the street, looking on as bands, cars, and floats pass by. L...
Description: Official representatives at the funeral of Senator Joseph R. McCarthy included (third from the police officer) Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: The home and fur-trading post of Col. Dominique DuCharme. The portion of the structure on the left was built by DuCharme in 1791. The right portion was add...
Description: Group portrait of the Appleton High School basketball team, the Terrors.
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