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Description: Colorized photographic postcard view of the First Capitol, which is an unpainted wood frame building, with a log fence and a man standing in front.
Description: Photographic postcard of Weeds Mill. View of the mill with smokestacks and logs piled on the pond shoreline waiting for processing. A steam locomotive is v...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior of University of Wisconsin-Madison fraternity house at 622 Mendota Court.
Description: Black and white postcard of cabins in front of a bluff, perhaps Castle Rock. A larger building is visible to the right. Text on bottom reads, "Castle Rock...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Home store, Prairie Farm. Includes additional buildings.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: View over Camp Randall Stadium towards University Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Bascom Hall is visible in the distance.
Description: Photographic postcard of an exterior view of the Old Rittenhouse Inn.
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: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Janesville High School. The writing on the postcard reads "Hello Mattie, am still a living and will write to you soon. Just got home f...
Description: Colorized panoramic elevated view with the main commercial district in the center. The high school is on the far right.
Description: Photographic postcard of St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church. Trees appear to the left and right.
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: View of the exterior of Le Chateau Boutin during peak fall color.
Description: Color postcard of rocks and driftwood along Rocky Island's shoreline, part of the Apostle Islands.
Description: Photographic postcard of a rock formation called "Dining Table" with two people posing next to it.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Warner Memorial Road in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees line both sides of the road, and there is a stone wall on the left. The...
Description: Photographic postcard view of the exterior of the Baptist Church with a bell tower above the entrance. There is a group of children gathered on the front s...
Description: Exterior of the 2nd Ward School, a brick two-story school.
Description: Photographic postcard from water of a tree-covered shoreline near Dr. Whitcomb's Sanitarium. Two men sit in a rowboat near another man in a rowboat in a bo...
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A man is standing on top of a stack of firewood that is loaded on his horse-drawn bobsled. He is wearing a coat and hat. In the background are two homes an...
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