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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Fox River, bridge, and some industrial buildings.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Nashotah Mission, cloister about 1915-20(?) Four people gathered in entrance.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: The U.S. Coast Guard Station on the left. Railroad tracks pass by a hill that goes up to the right. Two communications towers flank the Coast Guard Station...
Date: 1905 after
Description: View along the river, with a raised bridge with a steamboat passing through. River surrounded by buildings on both sides. A clock tower is in the backgroun...
Description: Nashotah Mission, Lewis Hall. Side view with automobile parked in front of building.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Old Government Lighthouse at Lake Park. The lighthouse is connected to a house, surrounded by shrubs.
Description: Exterior view of post office. The first post office in Oshkosh was established in the 1840s, and the postmaster was Joseph Jackson.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Tracks are underneath the viaduct in the bottom of the image, and houses line the right side.
Description: Exterior of the Scott's residence.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Colored postcard of the exterior of the stone church. There are four crosses, one on the bell tower, and three others at the corners of the roof. Windows a...
Description: Exterior view of the High School.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: View looking across the river east into Black River Falls during the flood, showing the elevated level of the river and buildings falling into the water.
Date: 1904 after
Description: Chicago & Northwestern Railway Station. The station with the clock tower is on the right, and the tracks and train shed are on the left. Pedestrians are...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Boathouse on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is behind the boathouse. In the left corner, a rowing ream is on t...
Description: Exterior view of the Manitowoc Public Library.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company featuring a color illustration of a harvesting scene: four people in the fields of Mexico operating...
Date: 1930 before
Description: Holiday postcard of Santa Claus waving to two children. He has a basket of toys and dolls on his back and is holding a toy horse. He is wearing the traditi...
Description: The Pennoyer Sanitarium, later called the Pennoyer Home. The structure was built in 1890 on the north end of Milwaukee Avenue. It was later used as St. Cat...
Date: 1920 before
Description: Elevated view looking east from Eleventh Street. The avenue is lined with buildings and trees. A large flag pole is in the center of the avenue which is la...
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