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Description: Color photographic postcard depicting five scenes from St. Mary's Boarding and High School, including women on campus, a section of the chapel, the recepti...
Date: date unknown
Description: Postcard advertising the Good Land Company with a photograph of a farm and information for "Homeseekers, Farmers and Investors."
Description: Colorized photographic postcard across street towards pedestrians and horse-drawn vehicles in front of a row of shops.
Date: 1931 before
Description: Building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: A vine-covered arched trellis with a yoke hanging from it is over the path leading into the camp. A camp building is in the background.
Description: Photographic postcard of the long stone building that houses the town hall on the right, and the library on the left. On the roof is a small cupola with a...
Description: Photographic postcard of the business district. Sidewalk view shows pedestrians and a vehicle in the street. Telephone poles and small horsehead shaped hit...
Date: 1905 after
Description: South entrance; a car with two people is crossing the bridge. Stone lions flank the bridge on each corner. A lighthouse is in the background.
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: Children riding the carousel (merry-go-round) at Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo), donated by the citizens of the Madison area. A stone bridge is in the ba...
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...
Description: Colorized postcard of an elevated view of a parade going through the central business district. People in the parade are wearing helmets and riding horseba...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Wayland Hall.
Description: Damage caused by a tornado to a barn near Reseburg. The caption notes that the farm was rented and that "moonshine" was being made there. Some locals at t...
Description: Exterior view of the three-story brick National Bank building.
Description: Color photographic postcard of the exterior to the Von Stiehl Winery building. The Italianate structure was built in 1868 on what is now called South Water...
Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of town. There is a lake in the background in the upper left.
Description: View of ice coated pier and lighthouse along the shore of Lake Michigan.
Description: Photographic postcard shoreline view of a bridge. Two men in hats stand to the far right of the truss bridge looking towards the opposite shore and another...
Description: Color postcard of the Community Church with many trees surrounding it.
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