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Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of a woman and children in the cab of an International A-100 pickup truck with the text "Silver Wheel R...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Nashotah Mission, Lewis Hall. Side view with automobile parked in front of building.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Main Street River Falls as seen from a rooftop.
Description: View of Potato Point. Trees line the shoreline of the Fox River. Boaters and fishermen are visible in the background.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of an exterior view from the street of a hospital with a large porch.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of three women in front of a painted backdrop. One woman is seated, holding a book; the other two are standing on either side w...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view of a lock on the Fox River.
Description: Photographic postcard of an exterior view from the street of the Masonic Temple on a corner. The Peter Pfeffer haberdasher shop is on the ground floor at t...
Description: Photomontage of a horse-drawn cart that is hauling giant watermelons broken down in the middle of a road. The driver of the cart inspects the broken wheel...
Description: Photomontage of three fishermen in a rowboat, seen from behind, trying to reel in giant fish. A shadowy forest is visible on the opposite side of the river...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Wayland Hall.
Description: Holiday postcard showing Santa Claus behind the steering wheel of his motorized sleigh. Holly fills the front and pine boughs fill the back. He is wearing...
Description: Early souvenir postcard showing people viewing the bird cages at the Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo). Series No. A647
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Dr. Mahlon William Locke treating arthritis sufferers on the street in Williamsburg, Ontario, Canada. Many people have gathered to watch or to receive trea...
Description: Fourteen children standing or lying down behind a barbed wire fence in a field, facing the camera. The postcard caption says they are watching an "MT2 for...
Description: Man and small boy posing at the back of a Ford automobile in a farm yard.
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.
Description: Black and white postcard of a view of the Fox River as it flows through Burlington. The shoreline is wooded. Red text below reads, "View of Fox River, Burl...
Description: Photographic postcard of view from shoreline of a bridge over the Chippewa River. Text at bottom reads: "Bridge Crossing Chippewa River, Bruce, Wis."
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A boy and girl walk down a path. She has her hand on his shoulder, and is wearing a dress and hat carrying a sack. He is dressed in shirt, knickers, stocki...
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