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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view of industrial sector from the cotton mill tower. Two churches are in the background.
Description: View of an intersection of dirt roads, with a large building, possibly an inn or apartment building on the right. A carriage or car is parked in front of...
Date: date unknown
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: View of the building and its lawn with several people either standing or sitting on the lawn. The lawn is scattered with trees. The building has a tower...
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view down the center of a busy street in the central business district. Many cars are parked at an angle along the curbs. Lampposts line...
Description: Photographic postcard view of a stone mansion surrounded by a stone fence.
Description: Colorized postcard view of bartenders and group of people at an Egyptian-themed cocktail bar.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Postcard with three illustrations — the Cotton Mills, the First M.E. Church, and the High School.
Description: Exterior view of a public high school with multiple figures standing in front of it.
Description: Photographic postcard view down a city street lined with commercial buildings and automobiles.
Description: View of the Van Brunt plant. The Van Brunt Manufacturing Company began in 1860 when brothers George and Daniel Van Brunt patented a design for a combinatio...
Description: Photographic postcard view of a dam with a mill behind it.
Description: Photographic postcard of a wooded scene in Burnett Junction. A dirt road is lined with large trees, a few homes can be seen behind the trees. Text on the r...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of an exterior view of the library. The library is a stone building with an arched entrance and arched windows on the second floor. T...
Description: Elevated view of County Fair, including Ferris wheel and horse racetrack. The postcard is titled "The World's Best County Fair, Beaver Dam, Wis."
Description: A river scene in Mayville.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Crowds on Front Street during Dodge County Fair day, circa 1910-1915.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of an elevated view of a river with a dam in the distance.
Description: Elevated view of a church with cemetery and farmhouses near to rolling fields.
Description: Photographic postcard view of a foundry. There are workmen standing near the entrance.
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