Despite five great fires, architect William Waters helped expand and improve Oshkosh.
Oshkosh: Fire and Waters
Oshkosh became an artistic hub and home to the EAA airshow, revitalizing the city.
Oshkosh: Modern Whirl
Oshkosh was named & founded around the wetlands, rivers and lakes of the Fox River Valley.
Oshkosh: Naming the City
Using its memorable name, Oshkosh built a reputation as a center for innovation.
Oshkosh: Oshkosh by Gosh
Situated between the Fox and Wolf rivers, Oshkosh was an ideal city for lumber mills.
Oshkosh: Sawdust City
The Spanish American War put a strain on families, and Oshkosh woodworkers went on strike.
The suffragette movement reached Oshkosh as women gained career opportunities.