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Description: Colorized postcard of a woman viewing stalactites in the Chapel, North Cave, in the Cave of the Mounds.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a train stopped at the Chicago & North West railroad station. A small group of people stand in the grass waiting beside the tracks...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Two small statues on the grounds of the Holy Ghost Church. The bases on which these statues stand are encrusted with shells, bits of glass, small stones, s...
Description: Colorized postcard of rare black and white ribbons above Frozen Water Fall in the Cave of the Mounds.
Description: Colorized postcard of a girl throwing a penny into the Brownie's Wishing Well in the Cave of the Mounds.
Description: Scene at Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo) showing bear pits.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Walter and Virginia Ross relaxing indoors by the fireplace at Ross Teal Lake Lodge.
Description: Colorized postcard of a paved road curving between hills with trees in autumn color. There are flowers in the fields on both sides of the road. Text at foo...
Description: Exterior view of a log cabin store at Pine Grove Resort on Little Round Lake. There are two gas pumps in front, and trees and a lake in the background.
Description: A postcard of the Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo)depicting aquatic fowl, with an inset of a sea lion on a rock. The caption on the back of the card reads...
Description: Tree-lined avenue leading to the Cistercian Monastery.
Description: Drawing of the front of the cottage and the stone wall.
Description: A row of maple trees lines the brick walkway along the main house at Black Point. There are benches on the lawn; Geneva Lake is in the background. A gable...
Description: Photographic postcard view looking north on Barnard Avenue from Packard Avenue. There are businesses, automobiles and pedestrians on both sides of the stre...
Description: Studio portrait of three men smoking pipes and cigars and holding beer bottles in front of a painted backdrop. From left to right, Jacob Bowar, Herman Kals...
Description: Barefoot boy sitting on a bar and feeding a fawn with a bottle. There is a Schlitz sign on the wall behind the bar and a handwritten sign listing Pabst, Sc...
Description: Colorized postcard of a girl pointing to a feature in the Gem Room, North Cave, opened in 1946, at the Cave of the Mounds.
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: The "Colonial Farm House" in the Harvester Farm exhibit at the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry.
Description: Colorized postcard of the entrance to the Cave of the Mounds. A curved sign sits on two square stone pillars. The sign reads "Welcome, Cave of the Mounds,...
Date: 1949 before
Description: Photomontage of a man riding three giant potatoes, which are resting on a flatbed horse-drawn cart. A group of three onlookers stare up at the man. Black t...
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