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Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of the Prairie Farm Creamery with horse-drawn wagons in front.
Description: A group portrait of former members of "Quantrell's Band" at a reunion.
Description: Colorized postcard view down the sidewalk of a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk in the front of what may be...
Description: Baby seated in the apiary of M.A. Dalazer. A man is standing on the right.
Date: ????-06-13 date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of the Sugar River. Elevated view of buildings and trees lining the shoreline. Two men can be seen standing next to the dam among a p...
Description: An Indian man and boy in native garb stand on High Rock with the Wisconsin River in the background. The man is pointing towards the left and holding a bow...
Description: A group of men are sawing logs using a horse sweep process. There are four teams of two horses each walking in a circle.
Description: Music and lyrics to "Buckwheat Cakes and Honey." Portraits of Eugene Secor and George W. Work are at left and right at the top. In the center is an illustr...
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...
Date: 1970 ca.
Description: View of Monkey House. On the lawn are flamingos, and in the background is a bear at Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). Photo taken by Edwin Proctor. Torn...
Description: Colorized postcard of loggers posing with logs piled on horse-drawn sleds.
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of a couple on their wedding day. She wears a traditional wedding gown and holds a bouquet of flowers and he has...
Date: 1890 after
Description: A young woman and man pose behind a hayrick in a farm field. They both wear hats.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Thompson Tent Show. A tent, a tall wagon and a truck that runs the generator are set up in a field or park with houses and tre...
Date: 1976 before
Description: Photomontage of a giant trout resting on the back of a bright red flatbed pickup truck. Children look on with awe; one is pointing at the trout. White curs...
Description: Partially colorized postcard view down Jefferson Street. People are gathered in front of one of the storefronts on the right, and horse-drawn vehicles are...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a man sitting on the steps of Town Hall. The Catholic church is in the background.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Chicago and North Western Depot. A group of children are in front of the depot near a cart, and two men work nearby.
Description: Holiday postcard of Santa Claus and one of his reindeer encircled by reins studded with jingle bells that have smiling faces on them. Santa is wearing the...
Date: 1900 after
Description: A young woman dressed as a maid in a long apron and wearing a mob cap, stands outdoors against the side of a house. She has a set of keys hanging from her...
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