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Description: Colorized postcard of a group of women visiting soldiers in a camp. They are seated on folding chairs next to a tent. One soldier is seated with them, othe...
Description: Postcard of farmers operating grain binders in Mexico. Includes a color illustration of two grain binders pulled by oxen or cattle. Original caption reads:...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A seated portrait of William Elwell Middleton, wearing a suit.
Description: Photographic postcard of a group of people gathered at the shoreline of a lake. One group is launching a boat near the shore. Another group is in a small b...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from center field of baseball game being played in Fletcher's Park. A group of spectators sits under a covered grandstand on the right.
Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of an International A-150 truck.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Dr. Mahlon William Locke treating arthritis sufferers on the street in Williamsburg, Ontario, Canada. Many people have gathered to watch or to receive trea...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view down Main Street, with Lake Superior in the distance. There is a cafe on the left and bars on the right. Cars are parked along t...
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Black and white postcard of Cedar Island Lodge, located on the Brule River, owned by Henry Clay Pierce, businessman and financier. It was dubbed the Summer...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Circus performers posed in front of the Wisconsin Historical Society, then known as the State Historical Society of Wisconsin.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: The fisheries in Marinette.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of outdoor group portrait of the 7th and 8th grade harmonica (mouth organ) class. Sherwin Gillett's son Lorin is identified with an "...
Description: Monkey Island, a popular attraction at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). It was built in the 1930s as a WPA project and modeled after one in the Hagen...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Filtz and Sons Box Factory. Many logs are stacked in the foreground.
Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering tillage tools featuring the headline "Wherever Crops are Grown" and a color illustration of a man using a Farmall...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Photomontage of Santa Claus and his reindeer riding on the top wing of a bi-plane. More sacks of toys and wrapped gifts are on the lower wing. Buildings an...
Description: An older man is riding a sheep on a dirt road. He has a small barrel, some sausage links, and a loaf of bread. The object in his right hand appears to be a...
Description: Harold McCormick and his two young daughters pose on a sled/sledge in front of a painted background.
Description: Colorized postcard of the bathing beach near the tourist camping site in Devil's Lake State Park. A diving tower appears on the right with a woman diving f...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View down a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood featuring large houses with porches. There is an automobile driving down the street and a man w...
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