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Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view down Main Street, with Lake Superior in the distance. There is a cafe on the left and bars on the right. Cars are parked along t...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Main Street River Falls.
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Downtown Eagle River. Several storefronts and merchants remain the same.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: West from Third Street. Advertising signs for Schlitz, People's Credit Clothing Co., Peoples Dentist, and other businesses line the buildings along the roa...
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard view from water of a marina. Sailboats and motorboats are docked. More boats are stored up on the shoreline. Trees and buildings are...
Description: Main Street River Falls as seen from a rooftop.
Description: Photographic postcard from street of the exterior view of a hotel, mostly obscured by trees. A horse and carriage with its driver and passengers is parked...
Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view across street of the front of the Catholic Church, which is a large, stone building. There is a belfry on the lef...
Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of town showing homes and businesses. A windmill is in the foreground. The school is on the far edge of town on t...
Date: ????-05-29 date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of Butternut Lake in the spring. A pier and latticed boathouse can be seen. The opposite shore has trees and foliage. Text below reads,...
Description: Looking towards the city from across Lake Monona. Several individuals, possibly a family, are visible in a rowboat on the lake.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Building with blue roof in distance at the end of a curving road. The drive is lined by flowers.
Date: 1905 after
Description: Exterior of school. A red building is on the right in the background, and darker buildings are on the left. School has five levels with peaked roofs and s...
Description: View of the west side of Main Street.
Description: Colorized postcard of the steel and white brick Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Bridge at Cherry Street. The bridge was completed in 1924.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Trolley car driving along Grand Avenue, with people walking on the sidewalks next to storefronts.
Description: Government building with tower on street corner. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk in front.
Date: 1909-11-17 before
Description: A riverboat travels down a narrow canal. Storefronts, sidewalks and telephone poles line either side of the canal. White text in the lower left corner says...
Description: Color postcard showing the Capitol Park and the replica of Centennial fountain installed in the park in 1878. The green paint is a change made in 1898.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Color view of the main business district. Cars are parked in front of businesses, and are driving down the road. A flagpole and stop signs are in the foreg...
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