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Browse subcollection Oshkosh, Omro, and Winnebago County, Wisconsin Collection

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Mitchel, Martin; Osborn, Joseph H. Geographical and statistical history of the county of Winnebago ... to which is prefixed a general view of the state of Wisconsin, together with a census table from its first settlement to the present time. (1856)

This is the first history of Winnebago County ever compiled. As the county had a population of 135 in 1840 and 17,439 in 1855, this covers a period of extremely rapid growth. The authors were able to consult with many of the original settlers. They describe the land and native vegetation, list first settlers, and note the current industries, churches and schools.

Biographical and statistical history of the city of Oshkosh, Winnebago Co., Wisconsin : its early history, progress, and present condition (1867)

Prepared for and published in the [Oshkosh Daily] Northwestern [1867] Contains information gathered from old settlers and from early newspapers, including the Northwestern and its predecessors.

Harney, Richard J. History of Winnebago County, Wisconsin, and early history of the Northwest (1880)

Irregular paging; pages 296a-296p are inserted between p. 296 and 297. "Farm directory of Winnebago County": p. [296o]-318. "Classified business directory": p. [319]-348.

Langkau, David A. Index : history of Winnebago County, Wisconsin (1990-1999)

An every name index to History of Winnebago County, Wisconsin (1880) by Richard J. Harney.

Leach, Harvey W. Atlas of the city of Oshkosh, Wis. (1895)

Shows wards, subdivisions and lots, commercial buildings, some homes.

Randall, Geo. A. Illustrated atlas of Winnebago County, Wisconsin : containing outline map of the county, map of each township in the county, with village and city plats. Also maps of the world, United States and state of Wisconsin, together with other valuable information (1889)

Contains maps of the whole county plus individual maps of each Civil Town and the Cities of Oshkosh, Neenah, Menasha and Omro, and the Villages of Winneconne, Delhi and Butte des Morts. Includes 3 pages of general history of the county followed by 40 pages containing over 700 substantial biographies (200-350 words each) of farmers, businessmen and other community leaders.

Langkau, David A. Index to Randall's Illustrated Atlas of Winnebago County Wisconsin, 1889 (1988)

Every name index to Randall's Illustrated Atlas of Winnebago County Wisconsin 1889, in three sections. Section A "lists the names of individuals and businesses which are found in the history and personal sketches section of the original volume." Section B lists "entries for residential locations, places of business and commercial acreages as listed on the maps of the six wards for the City of Oshkosh as shown in the original volume." Section C lists "entries for acreage located within the townships of Winnebago County," with the name of the Civil Town, the section number and the number of acres listed.

McLenegan, Annie Susan Pioneer life in the Fox River Valley (1906)

From Proceedings of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1905.

Lawson, Publius V., 1853-1920. History, Winnebago County, Wisconsin : its cities, towns, resources, people: Volume I (1908)

Includes 300 biographies, primarily of businessmen, in volume 2.

Lawson, Publius V., 1853-1920. History, Winnebago County, Wisconsin : its cities, towns, resources, people: Volume II (1908)

Includes 300 biographies, primarily of businessmen, in volume 2.

Gorman and Saudea Map and plat book of Winnebago County, Wisconsin : containing plats and diagrams of every city, town and village in the county ... (1909)

Symbols on the county map in the rural areas show creameries, town halls, schools and cemeteries. Interurban railway and postal rural routes are also marked. City maps show wards, railroads and streetcar lines as well as streets. On the Village of Winneconne map the high water line, marsh line, and the surveyed river bank, are all indicated with year of survey.

Davies, Howell D. Addresses given at the centennial of the Oshkosh, Wisconsin, welsh settlement Bethesda Church, town of Nekimi, Winnebago County, July 4-6, 1947: also the register of the 1,013 persons attending and the souvenir program (1953)

Davies, David; Davies, Howell David Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Welsh settlement centennial, 1847-1947: a translation of Hanes y cymry (History of the Welsh) (1947)

Home coming celebration: seventy-fifth anniversary of the Oshkosh Welsh settlement (1922)

Velte, Charles H. Historic Lake Poygan (1976)

Turner, Mildred Building for tomorrow: Eureka United Methodist Church centennial, 1868-1968 (1968)

Westover, Ruth Waukau centennial pageant (1946)

Schmude, Julie Index to map of Winnebago County, Wisconsin, 1862 ([date unknown])

Westover, Ruth Waukau, a history (1979)

Westover, Ruth, 1910- The Waukau Methodists, 1867-1986 (1986)

Map of Winnebago County, Wisconsin (1862)

Map of Winnebago County, Wisconsin (1873)

Maps of Oshkosh city wards, 1-5, Oshkosh, Wisconsin (1868)

Map of the city of Oshkosh (1858)

Sectional map of Winnebago County (1855)

Map of Winnebago County, Wisconsin (1897)

Standard map of Winnebago County (1902)

Early history of Omro and vicinity (of 1876) (1930)

Brooks, Warren Early Omro (1972)

Newbert, Millard History of steam boats of Fox River valley (1930)

Gadbaw, Coleman J. The schools of Omro (1943)

Smith, Mariam The history of Omro ([1976])

Map of village of Omro, Wis. ([1891])

Early history of Omro (1939)


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