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Date: 1938 ca.
Description: A view of the State Historical Society at 816 State Street.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Color-enhanced black and white postcard looking at the dam on the Crawfish River from downstream.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Hotel Lake View at Dartford. It was built in 1891 by Henry Oelke and located at the corner of Hill and Gold Streets. It is no...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view of Highland Avenue looking south, with homes, sidewalks and a row of young trees on the terrace.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: View of an overturned delivery wagon near M. Krachmer's camp, five miles north of Antigo.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: The Lorenzo Dow Fargo Public Library building is partially obscured by trees in this photographic postcard. The stone, Gothic revival building has a centra...
Date: 1916 after
Description: A black and white photograph of newly paved Madison Road. It was paved in 1916 with asphalt concrete by Jas. Rasmussen & Sons, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, under th...
Description: Two men are pulling a giant fish over a wooden fence. They are on the shore of a lake. On the ground beside the men rests a pile of several other giant fis...
Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Society. The text at the...
Description: View from Ludington Street of houses along a sidewalk. Trees are planted along the terrace.
Description: Photographic COLLAGE postcard of scenes of Colfax. In the center oval is the text, "Colfax, Wis. Looks Good To Me," however the "Looks Good To Me" is cross...
Description: Rear view of a hunter hauling away a giant rabbit through a snowy forest landscape. He is wearing a leather jacket with fringe and boots. Text in the lower...
Description: View across river. There is a sailing ship with three masts docked on the opposite shoreline. There is a man standing on the bridge on the right, looking a...
Description: A view of the ferry "Colsac II" on the river.
Description: Photographic postcard from water of a tree-covered shoreline near Dr. Whitcomb's Sanitarium. Two men sit in a rowboat near another man in a rowboat in a bo...
Description: Postcard for Marquette Park in Grant County, number 4706 in a series by E.A. Bishop of Racine. The caption on the back of the postcard reads: "The pictures...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: From left to right are Emma (Thorsen) Purchas (1862-1944), Ida Fisk, Ethelinda (Thorsen) Johnston (1856-1947) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Dorothy Purchas...
Description: Black and white photograph looking west along James Street, with pedestrians, a horse-drawn carriage, and an automobile. City Hall is on the rear right.
Description: Two police officers holding rifles escort two prisoners into a paddywagon. Lining the road is a long, perspective view of an outdoor prison. Red text impri...
Description: Colorized panoramic elevated view with the main commercial district in the center. The high school is on the far right.
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