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Merry Christmas

Date: 1909 

Description: Holiday postcard with a little girl asleep in bed. Santa Claus is gazing at her with a doll in his left hand. He has a sack of toys on his back and is wear...

Date: 1909-04-20 date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a paddle steamer on the Wisconsin River near Boscobel. Written on the hull of the boat is the text: "Steamer-Grand-Stranded-Near-B...

Date:  

Description: Elevated view of a crowd of people surrounding a statue, presumably of a notable Norwegian figure. Many people are carrying flags.

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Foster Residence

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of the N.C. Foster home. It was built in 1878 and wrecked in 1941.

Date: 1909 before

Description: Postcard depicting one of the four Prairie du Chien stone gateways that stood at the four corner entrances to the Capitol Park. More elaborate gates topped...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard view of the ivy covered exterior of Main Building on the Lawrence University campus.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Hillside Home School.

Date: 1908 

Description: Photomontage of two men riding a giant ear of corn resting on a large, flatbed horse-drawn cart. The driver is standing on the corn, preparing to whip the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men are working on sawing logs into smaller pieces. In the foreground, an unidentified man is holding a large piece of tree trunk.

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Everett's Resort

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of The Cherry at Everett's Resort.

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Lone Rock

Date: 1925-06-01 

Description: Colorized postcard of Lone Rock. A few trees are on top of the formation.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard view of the campus and Main Building on the Lawrence University campus.

Date:  date unknown

Description: 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, Drive In."...

Date:  ca.

Description: Group portrait of neighborhood children and adults gathered on a street in the S. Sixth Street neighborhood of Walker's Point that is being re-paved. Many...

Date: 1904 

Description: Postcard depicting the fire of February 26-27, 1904 that destroyed most of the second Wisconsin State Capitol. The smoke and flames have been dramatically...

Postcard

Wisconsin Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Wisconsin Avenue. Many automobiles are being driven, and others are parked at the curb at an angle. The street sign on the corner...

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Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view down sidewalk in a central business district. In the foreground on the left horses and wagons are hitched up at the curb. A smal...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of the north end of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Society, and Langdon S...

Date: 1977 

Description: A view of the ferry "Colsac II" on the river.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view looking down towards a steamboat pulling a raft of lumber on the Mississippi River.

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