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Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of a man sitting on a stone wall along a road while enjoying a country scene. The road curves through the hills and the trees are starting t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Santa and a young girl, Mary Jane Turner, in his sleigh. Her head is next to his and her arm is around his shoulders. Reindeer can...

Postcard

Brownrich Ferry

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Brownrich ferry carrying a horse and wagon.

Date: 1920 

Description: John Virnig, Sr., harness maker, grips the handle of a two wheeled hand cart as he poses on the sidewalk in a neighborhood. He is wearing a hat, shirt and...

Postcard

Buff Creek Farm

Date: 1915-06-19 

Description: Photographic postcard of Buff Creek Farm. The farmhouse is on the left and the barn and outbuildings are on the right. A man and an automobile are near the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of a Swiss farmer returning home with his animals. Many of the animals, and five of the shepherds, are labeled with a name. The path loops b...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A convertible automobile with its top down has crashed into the back of a horse-drawn wagon carrying three enormous, full milk cans. The cans have spilled...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Christmas postcard of four men and one woman in a rowboat on the Mississippi River. In the background is the town of Alma at the foot of bluffs. The woman...

Date: 1957 

Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of an International A-180 truck.

Date: 1910 

Description: Two men stand staring at a giant pickerel fish laying on a long, wooden horse-drawn sled. The scene takes place in an industrial district, including a lumb...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: An exhibition airplane on display inside a tent at Dixon, Illinois, thought to be a "Red Devil," plane designed by Thomas A. Baldwin.

Postcard

Hotel Carley

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the Hotel Carley. Two women can be seen sitting on the far left steps of the hotel. One man sits in a chair near the entrance with...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Main Street with the Post Office and the Hotel Racine.

Postcard

Ellis Avenue

Date: 1907 

Description: View of a car driving down Ellis Avenue. Neighborhood homes line the street behind the car. The post office tower is visible in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two images of ferries as printed on a postcard. The top image is the ferry "Colsac" on the Wisconsin River. The bottom image is simply described as an earl...

Postcard

River Falls

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Main Street River Falls as seen from a rooftop.

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Description: Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Indians posed in front of the steamboat Winnebago near Stand Rock Amphitheatre.

Postcard

Lincoln Beachey

Date: 1912-09-25 

Description: Lincoln Beachey, the best known aviator of the exhibition era, performed in Wisconsin with his Curtiss Pusher airplane on numerous occasions. This postcar...

Date: 1910-09-29 

Description: Photographic postcard of the Butternut Lake Hotel. The road, fence, trees and screened gazebo can be seen in the center. A man is standing among the trees...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Merrimac ferry "Colsac II" is seen on the Wisconsin River behind two signs. The signs read, "Road Closed" and "Ferry Opens April 15".

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