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Description: Postcard of outdoor photograph of funeral and tent/morgue from the Cherry Mine disaster. Writing reads: "#37 Cherry Mine Horror Showing Morgue Dunham Photo...
Description: John Kaminski (who can barely be seen here in his Lincoln Beachey checkered cap), his mechanic, and onlookers attempting to ready his Curtiss pusher for fl...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a stand of tall trees in the forest at Trout Lake. A hat is hanging on the trunk of a tree in the center.
Description: Photographic postcard of Range House, a large rustic log cabin. There is a large porch on all sides of the building with interesting roof supports and rail...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Photographer's jewelry store and clock repair shop with a watch-shaped sign in front. In the window are a clock, jewelry box, and a rack with paper goods,...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Aerial view with docks in the foreground.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from Lake Mendota of buildings on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The boathouse, Armory (later the Red Gym or Old Red), and Science Hall c...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view of a fishing boat in Lake Superior with tourists on board. There is an island on the horizon.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior of University of Wisconsin-Madison fraternity house at 622 Mendota Court.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Two small statues on the grounds of the Holy Ghost Church. The bases on which these statues stand are encrusted with shells, bits of glass, small stones, s...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Appleton Public Library and City Hall.
Description: Photographic postcard of twelve workers wearing hats posing on top of the Dells Dam on the Wolf River. Water can be seen flowing through the dam at the bot...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: C.L. (Neal) Harrington leaning against a log somewhere in France.
Description: Colorized photographic postcard of the high school. Exterior view of the two-story high school and lawn. A tree obscures the facade and bell tower of the s...
Description: Trout Lake Forest Headquarters, the deer corral, with four fawns. Three of the fawns are eating from a trough, the third from a pail held by a man, who may...
Description: Photographic postcard of rocks and trees above the lake in Devil's Lake State Park. Below on the left railroad tracks run along the shoreline. Trees and bl...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Adell Canning Company, used for canning peas. View of canning buildings with an open field in the foreground.
Description: Postcard view of an exterior view of a school. Students and teachers are gathered in front.
Description: View of Monsos Brothers Grocery & Crockery after most of the building was washed away by the flooding Black River. High, rushing water can be seen at the r...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company of a photograph of a group of men loading bales of hay onto a horse-drawn wagon. Some of the men ap...
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