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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: Photographic postcard of the view to the west from the top of Blue Mounds, in Blue Mounds State Park. Handwritten is "Platteville Mounds, 45 miles" with an...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a road passing through the county park.
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 northwest view of Blue Mounds. Text below in a white box reads "N.W. View of Blue Mounds, Wis. Elevation 1760 ft."
Description: Street view of two-story residential houses and buildings. A horse-drawn wagon sitting outside a store is visible on the far right.
Description: View from road of the Panter Hotel and Sandwich Shoppe, which has a wrap-around porch with bushes planted in front. There are plants in a stone planter in...
Description: Photographic postcard of Marinette County Park. Picnic tables and a playground are scattered under a pine forest.
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...
Description: Photographic postcard of the view towards Madison from the top of Blue Mounds. Handwritten on the card is "State Capitol, 25 miles" with an arrow. Text bel...
Description: View of trees and dirt road in Oak Park.
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: View from shoreline of Lake Eau Claire and a small island.
Description: Photographic postcard view down a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood.
Description: Photographic postcard of a full-length portrait of Miriam Bennett outdoors in front of the Bennett house on a winter day. A light layer of snow is on the g...
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