The Milwaukee & Northern – Menasha Branch – Menasha, Wis.

The M&N reached Menasha, Wis., Milepost 15 on the Menasha Branch, in 1871.

Menasha Depot
The M&N depot at Menasha, Wis., circa the 1960s. Photograph from the collection of Larry Easton.

The circa 1872 M&N depot at Menasha, Wis., photographed circa the 1960s. The engine house can be seen in the background at left. This depot was wantonly obliterated by the City of Menasha on 9 November 1995. For what? For part of a parking lot for yet another Walgreens store. Photograph from the collection of Larry Easton, a founding member of the MNRHS.

The M&N engine house at Menasha, Wis., photographed circa the 1960s. I’m not sure if this view is looking northwest from De Pere St., or looking southeast from Appleton St. Photograph from the collection of Larry Easton, a founding member of the MNRHS.

Menasha Engine House
The M&N engine house at Menasha, Wis., circa the 1960s. Photograph from the collection of Larry Easton.
Menasha Depot
The M&N depot at Menasha, Wis., circa the 1970s. Photograph courtesy of the Menasha Public Library.

The circa 1872 M&N depot at Menasha, Wis., photographed circa the 1970s. This view is looking southeast from Racine St. This depot was wantonly obliterated by the City of Menasha on 9 November 1995. For what? For part of a parking lot for yet another Walgreens store. Photograph courtesy of the Menasha Public Library.