Early Appleton Photographs Collection
This collection contains written manuscripts, typewritten notes, and a series of photographs depicting sites, houses, and other structures from early Appleton history. Some people are also shown. The photographs were printed from negatives owned by Anna L. Tenney of Appleton and compiled into three volumes by Lawrence professor of history John Brainerd MacHarg and some of his students in about 1922.
- MacHarg, John Brainerd (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Lawrence University does not hold the copyright for all materials in this collection. Uses beyond those allowed for fair use under U. S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) require the researcher to secure permission from the copyright holder.
0.20 Linear Feet (1 box)
Biographical or Historical Information
Explanatory note: "These notes and pictures are simply a start in gathering and preserving materials for someone who someday may write the history of Appleton. Much of the work has been done by students and others not personally familiar with the subjects treated."
Method of Acquisition
The three volumes appear to have been acquired by the Lawrence College library in about 1922.
Preliminary processing completed by Carol Butts in 1993. Finding aid completed by Erin Dix in 2012.
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