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Date: 1971 

Description: This map is a photocopy of a plat created in 1966 by Malcolm Rosholt which shows the community as it appeared in 1856. The map includes land owned by Norwe...

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.

Photograph

Rock Festival

Date: 1970-06-27 

Description: Elevated view from back of stage of band playing at a rock festival at the "People's Fair." In the background is a crowd watching from a lawn. Tents are on...

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Hotel Hutchinson

Date: 1899 after

Description: View of Hotel Hutchinson, situated at the corner of two streets. The entrance stands beneath a bell tower and a group of boys, some with bicycles, stands...

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Readfield

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Copy photograph depicting a man and boy standing in the road. This location would later become the site of Jung's General Store.

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Vesey Vernon

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted background of Vesey Vernon. He is standing with his hand resting on a chair and is wearing a suit coat, n...

Date: 1946 

Description: Joseph R. McCarthy campaigned hard for election to the Senate in 1946, traveling throughout the state. He paused in Manawa, however, for a visit with Mrs....

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Grand Army Home

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: A display of military memorabilia at the Grand Army Home.

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Village Hall

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Village Hall in Marion

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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".

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Ole Peterson

Date:  

Description: Vignetted head and shoulders cabinet card portrait of Ole Peterson, a private in Company I, 15th Wisconsin Infantry in uniform. The following information w...

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Water Street

Date: 1989-11-11 

Description: Water Street near the Waupaca River.

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Description: A threshing crew of men pose on tractors and threshing equipment on the Krenke farm. The tractor is powered by an engine and the threshing machine is pulle...

Date: 1909 

Description: Colorized photographic view from street towards the City Hall and State Bank Building on a corner.

Date: 1916-12-04 ca.

Description: Storefronts of Malik Brothers, Paul Binder, and Frank Beer Home Bakery.

Date: 1922 

Description: View towards Laurie Peterson sitting on a boat pulled up on the shore, gesturing with his hands spread apart, telling a story to his two cousins, Alton and...

Postcard

Courthouse

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Waupaca courthouse.

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Aerial View of Town

Date: 1965 

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

Date: 1920 

Description: Interior pages of a brochure advertising the Topp-Stewart four-wheel drive tractor. Two photographs of men using the tractor, one in snow and one in a farm...

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Description: Farmers prepare a hog for slaughter. A group of farmers stand around hog on a long table outdoors. Smoke and steam billow from a stove in the foreground an...

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