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Description: Photographic postcard of a group of people gathered at the shoreline of a lake. One group is launching a boat near the shore. Another group is in a small b...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Central Avenue.
Description: Black and white postcard of Hull House. The house was built in the Italianate style around 1850. Farm outbuildings are visible in the background. The house...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Passenger Station in Janesville.
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of the Wisconsin River Bluffs and covered bridge. Text below reads: "Wisconsin River Bluffs, Boscobel, Wis."
Description: View from shoreline of an old bridge over the Rock River.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Lover's Leap, with a group posed on the rocks and sailboats in the background.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Yellow River Bridge. A horse-drawn wagon full of hay is crossing the bridge. Houses and trees can be seen on the far side of t...
Description: Colorized postcard of the horseshoe curve of railroad tracks. Elevated view of the railroad tracks with train snaking past a farmhouse and a bridge suspend...
Description: Elevated view of downtown. Part of the Milwaukee River can be seen on the left side. Sign for the Germania building is in the lower right, and city hall is...
Description: Tinted photographic postcard of Cable's High and Grade School building. A flag flies on the right, and a group of children are looking out of a second stor...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Color postcard depicting residents, automobiles and streetcars.
Description: The postcard caption is in error in its reference to Lake Park, which is distantly located from this street. Possibly Highland Park was intended. A secon...
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: View down street of the downtown business district, including Woolworth's (left side) and Astor's Rexall Drug Store (right side).
Description: Photomontage of a farm scene with giant produce. A man and a woman stand on top of a giant ear of corn, resting on a horse-drawn cart. Around them are mor...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of King Street as seen from the Capitol grounds.
Description: Photographic postcard of the cities of Adams and Friendship. Elevated view of the downtown area, including tree-lined streets, city businesses and homes.
Description: Colorized image of the wooden walkway at the fern garden in Cold Water Canyon of the Wisconsin Dells.
Description: Falls and bridge at the Dells of Eau Clairen.
Description: A color postcard depicting a crowd at the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul station.
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