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Glidden Sawmill

Date: 1906 

Description: View of a sawmill and the distant town in the background. Stacks of logs are in the lumberyard. The postcard bears a New Year's greeting in German.

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Description: Exterior view from street of Tom Rondeau's General grocery store.

Postcard

Main Street

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Description: A view down Main Street with cars parked at an angle in front of storefronts.

Postcard

Hull House

Date: 1907-10-29 

Description: Black and white postcard of Hull House. The house was built in the Italianate style around 1850. Farm outbuildings are visible in the background. The house...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A colorized postcard of soldiers in uniform arriving at camp, marching in a column. They have bedrolls and weapons over their shoulders. Trees and tents ar...

Date: 1967 

Description: Color postcard of an exterior view of the Wisconsin State Historical Society Building, now the headquarters of the Wisconsin Historical Society. Students a...

Postcard

Birge Hall

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Exterior from Bascom Hill of Birge Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Originally known as the Biology building.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Hillside Home School.

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Clermont Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of downtown looking down Clermont Street. The two-story First National Bank is visible on the right among other businesses and a chur...

Date: 1915-07-18 

Description: Black and white postcard of Moore's Lakeside Resort on Brown's Lake. Staff and/or visitors are posed on the front porch and on the lawn. The wrap-around ba...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two-story log cabin and shed in a forest. The building was used by early settlers in Langlade County near Antigo.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Christmas postcard of four men and one woman in a rowboat on the Mississippi River. In the background is the town of Alma at the foot of bluffs. The woman...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the bridge over the Wisconsin River.

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...

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Levee in harbor, with boats, horse-drawn carriages, and steamboats.

Date: 1931 before

Description: The Frank Braeger tug boat was used for fishing from 1906 until 1931 and ran on Lake Michigan. Frank Braeger and his family lived on Jones Island. T...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: View of a residential street lined with trees, probably taken in early Spring. The home of A.H. Allyn can be seen at left. A covered fountain can be seen i...

Date: 1912-02-01 

Description: Photographic postcard of the toll bridge that spans the Wisconsin River. Part of the bridge is covered. Several men stand along the railing. A sign warns "...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of view down the front sidewalk of the main entrance of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin...

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Colorful locomotive pulling several cars full of children at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). Although referred to as the "Kiddie Train," the caption...

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