• South Eighth Street

    Benke, Hermann C., 1869-1946

    "Court-house square at Eighth and Washington Streets, Manitowoc, Wis.": Benke postcard from around 1910 shows the lawn in front of the courthouse, the Manitowoc County Jail with the Wisconsin Business…

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  • DARE Interview: Fredericksburg, Texas; Primary Informant TX054

    Informant Data: TX054: White; male; age: 60 (old); education: grade school; community type: village Media Files: Arthur the Rat. Speaker: TX054 (3:18) [A bit echoey] Full Interview 1 (Tape 1649-S1). C…

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  • Court House

    Benke, Hermann C., 1869-1946

    "View up south Eighth Street from new Court House": Benke postcard from circa 1908 shows the new courthouse in the foreground (built 1906), the county jail in the distance.

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  • DARE Interview: Litchfield, Connecticut; Primary Informant CT007

    Informant Data: CT007: White; male; age: 73 (old); education: grade school; community type: village Media Files: Arthur the Rat. Speaker: CT007 (3:08) [Moderate distortion; continuous high squeal; spe…

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  • Manitowoc jail

    Melendy Photo

    Manitowoc County Jail, corner of South Eighth and Hancock Streets, around 1910. The building was designed by Manitowoc architect C. H. Tegen. It was demolished in the late 1950's to make way for a new…

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  • DARE Interview: Jasper, Texas; Primary Informant TX037

    Informant Data: TX037: White; male; age: 46 (middle-aged); education: high school; community type: village Media Files: Full Interview 1 (Tape 1624-S1). Content: 00:30 Becoming a sheriff 03:45 Sheriff…

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  • County Jail

    Manitowoc County Jail, 1025 South Ninth Street. The "front" of the new addition to the Manitowoc County Jail faces Hancock Street. The new facility houses additional inmates and the Manitowoc Regional…

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