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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A tea shop and a women's apparel shop, located at 236 Prospect Avenue. The building has a corner turret, a front porch, and vines growing up the sides.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior of classical-style building. Facade has fluted columns, decorated capitals, ornate railings, and a wide stairway leading to the entrance.
Description: Wisconsin Street, looking west from the Post Office. The Hotel Pfister is on the corner.
Description: Wisconsin Street looking east from the River Bridge.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Lake near the home, probably Lake Hincks, which was named after General Edward W. Hincks who was administrator of the Home in the 1870's. The grounds cons...
Description: Exterior of classical-style building. Facade has fluted columns, decorated capitals, ornate railings, and a wide stairway leading to the entrance. A man is...
Date: date unknown
Description: Visitors around a gazebo or pavilion in Washington Park.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Church and school seen from Kosciuszko Park. Located across a lake, behind some trees and bushes. A woman sits on some decorative stones next to the lake.
Description: Club building exterior. Club has three levels, with a five story tower. Originally a home turned into a club, the building has many windows, a few balconie...
Description: Temple facade on right side of road. There is a monument in the background at the end of the road.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Railroad bridge over river and buildings at night. In the distance is a building with a clock tower.
Date: 1904 after
Description: View of the courthouse taken from across the street. A horse and carriage is parked on the lower right of the image.
Description: The screw rail ferry, Pere Marquette 18, entering the harbor.
Description: Color postcard of front of Church on Grand Avenue. The stained glass is visible in the church windows.
Description: Aerial view of the factory surrounded by fields, roads, and several houses, as well as the railroad tracks that go around the building.
Description: Color image of City Hall with a welcome sign on the front of the building. The Henry Bergh monument fountain is in front, and a trolley is on the left si...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of building, with a flag flying from the roof. The street has parked cars and pedestrians.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Color postcard of hotel. Also road view with cars and people. Building located at corner of 4th and Wells Streets.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: City Hall Square. A statue on a grassy pedestal is in the center of the road in front of the hotel. A grey building is to the left of the hotel on the stre...
Description: Elevated view of the Court House, the Masonic Temple, St. Johns Cathedral and the Emanuel Church.
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