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Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Hometown Stories Oshkosh: Naming the City

Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Oshkosh: Naming the City

Oshkosh was named & founded around the wetlands, rivers and lakes of the Fox River Valley.

Oshkosh: Naming the City

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Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Oshkosh: Sawdust City

Situated between the Fox and Wolf rivers, Oshkosh was an ideal city for lumber mills.

Oshkosh: Sawdust City

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Hometown Stories Oshkosh: Oshkosh by Gosh

Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Oshkosh: Oshkosh by Gosh

Using its memorable name, Oshkosh built a reputation as a center for innovation.

Oshkosh: Oshkosh by Gosh

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Hometown Stories Oshkosh: Fire and Waters

Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Oshkosh: Fire and Waters

Despite five great fires, architect William Waters helped expand and improve Oshkosh.

Oshkosh: Fire and Waters

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Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Oshkosh: Modern Whirl

Oshkosh became an artistic hub and home to the EAA airshow, revitalizing the city.

Oshkosh: Modern Whirl

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Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Oshkosh: Women's Suffrage

The suffragette movement reached Oshkosh as women gained career opportunities.

Oshkosh: Women's Suffrage

Video thumbnail: Wisconsin Hometown Stories Oshkosh: Strike

Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Oshkosh: Strike

The Spanish American War put a strain on families, and Oshkosh woodworkers went on strike.

Oshkosh: Strike

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