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Description: Photographic postcard of Harriman Avenue in the residential district. A little girl stands with her baby carriage on the sidewalk between a telephone pole...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The State Institute for the Blind. A school free for blind children of Wisconsin and attended by Louisa May Alcott.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Houses and trees line the boulevard, and in the middle is a landscaped median with a lamp post.
Description: Aerial view of the city and rolling hills in the background. A bridge crossing the Trempealeau River is also visible.
Description: Front entrance, surrounded by trees. A small red building is visible behind the hospital.
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of an old wooden well. Tulips line the sidewalk near the well. Residential houses, trees and yards are visible in the background.
Description: Elevated view of a church with cemetery and farmhouses near to rolling fields.
Description: Aerial view of the downtown area, including a bridge spanning the Trempealeau River.
Description: View of Praire du Chien Sanitarium.
Description: Photographic postcard from across a street of the exterior of the new two-story brick jail.
Description: Group portrait of neighborhood children and adults gathered on a street in the S. Sixth Street neighborhood of Walker's Point that is being re-paved. Many...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Yacht Club on Lake Winnebago. There is a widow's walk on the roof.
Description: Color postcard of an elevated view of the Nestle Chocolate Factory. Text on back reads, "This ultramodern plant was opened in 1966 to supply Nestle Chocola...
Description: Walkway on the bluff leading down to a pavilion on the shoreline. Houses are in the background.
Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the high school. Front view of the school includes a flag pole and bare trees on the lawn surrounding the school....
Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company featuring a color illustration of harvesting scene: a grain binder pulled by ox the the fields of F...
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...
Description: Elevated view of downtown and the Trempealeau River.
Date: 1904 after
Description: Color image of building with wraparound porch on two levels. A plant-lined drive is in front of the house with a man driving a horse-drawn carriage.
Description: The home of S.C. Chambers.
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