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Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of a woman and children in the cab of an International A-100 pickup truck with the text "Silver Wheel R...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Main Street River Falls as seen from a rooftop.
Description: View of Potato Point. Trees line the shoreline of the Fox River. Boaters and fishermen are visible in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of workmen and young boys posing with horses and hand tools. They are working on an excavating project near Boscobel.
Description: Photomontage of a horse-drawn cart that is hauling giant watermelons broken down in the middle of a road. The driver of the cart inspects the broken wheel...
Description: Partially colorized view looking down at a quarry. On the other side of the quarry is the town of Berlin, with dwellings and commercial buildings.
Description: View of a car driving down Ellis Avenue. Neighborhood homes line the street behind the car. The post office tower is visible in the background.
Description: Photographic postcard of a stagecoach pulled by four horses in the road in front of a harness shop. Two men sit in the upper seat. A handful of people stan...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Max Esser and Robert Petersile in front of a painted backdrop. One man is seated and the other is standing on the right. The...
Description: Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Indians posed in front of the steamboat Winnebago near Stand Rock Amphitheatre.
Description: Black and white postcard of a rock spire with four men posing in various places. Trees are in the background. Text at foot, "Rocks, Camp Douglas."
Description: A man is driving an old-fashioned car with three women passengers on a road littered with cows. The driver has hit a cow with the car, causing it to fly in...
Description: Portrait of Ollie Bordson standing on the stoop of a house. He is wearing a double breasted, belted coat over a suit. In the window to the left is a Red Cr...
Description: A gag photo postcard of a man, seated on the edge of a bed, with his arm around a life-sized paperboard cut out of a beautiful, seated woman. He is holding...
Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company depicting a harvesting scene in Algiers. Includes a color illustration of a horse-drawn grain binde...
Description: Photographic postcard of buildings on a street. There is a wooden boardwalk and the street is not paved. Two men are sitting on a bench. "Boscobel" is hand...
Date: 1970 ca.
Description: Camel rides at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo) for children, given free by Zor Temple Camel Patrol on Sunday afternoons during the summer. A number of...
Description: A group of men on a lakeshore grapple with a giant pike. Two men pull on a rope hooked to the pike while two more stand ready with harpoon-like sticks. Ano...
Description: Color postcard of the Hotel Butterfield. Image includes a man standing on the sidewalk, leaning against a pole.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of a wooden bridge over the Brule River flowing through the forest. A person is visible on the far side of the bridge. The text below re...
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