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Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of the Circus Parade on a rainy day. Crowds of people line the street, and many are holding umbrellas.
Description: Colorized view of Main Street, East in downtown.
Description: A C.M. & St. Paul train at the depot.
Description: Photographic postcard view of a dam with a mill behind it.
Description: Colorized postcard view from street of the Hotel Rogers on a street corner.
Description: Photographic postcard view of the Catholic Church and Parsonage. There is a rose window over the entrance of the cathedral. Crosses are on the church tower...
Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of Pieper's Fruit Farm. The apple orchards are visible behind the farmhouse and outbuildings.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Color postcard with three illustrations: The Williams Free Library, the dam in 1841 (actual beavers), and the present dam. Copyrighted by W.H. Becken.
Description: Postcard of a view of three factories; Upper Woolen Mill, Empire Rolling Mill, and Mallable Iron Co.
Description: Colorized postcard view down center of the street in the central business district. Horses and buggies are parked along the curbs, and pedestrians are on t...
Description: Photographic postcard of an exterior view from the street of the Masonic Temple on a corner. The Peter Pfeffer haberdasher shop is on the ground floor at t...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Davison Theater.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Postcard with three illustrations — the Cotton Mills, the First M.E. Church, and the High School.
Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of a lake with boathouses along the shore and dwellings in the distance.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view of industrial sector from the cotton mill tower. Two churches are in the background.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view down the unpaved street, with the city hall building on the corner on the right.
Description: Photographic postcard view down a city street lined with commercial buildings and automobiles.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Wayland Hall.
Description: Photographic postcard view of a foundry. There are workmen standing near the entrance.
Description: Elevated view of a church with cemetery and farmhouses near to rolling fields.
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