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Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Chicago, Duluth and Georgian Bay Transit Co. of Chicago, Illinois' screw passenger cruise vessel, "South American."
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Building with tower from street level. Two flags fly from the building. A short letter is written in the sky area of the postcard.
Description: Elevated view of the railroad yards and station.
Description: Two horse-drawn carriages travelling through a snow-covered enclosure. A man stands off to the side, holding a snow shovel. Red text in the upper portion...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Chippewa Falls from the south side of the river below the falls. The image includes the Sheely House Tavern, railway buildings, box cars, a train with five...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Rear view of the sternwheel paddle boat 'Dubuque of ?" on the Mississippi River near Cassville, Wisconsin. This postcard is marked 'Souvenir' by Frank Feik...
Description: A color postcard depicting what was then the "new" Chicago, Northwestern Railroad Yard.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Corner of Wisconsin Street and Cass Street. Hotel has several floors, awnings on all the windows on one side, and a corner turret.
Description: View across street of shops and other buildings along Main Street. A buggy can be seen driving down the road. There is a bluff in the background.
Date: 1908 before
Description: Aerial view of Camp Randall Stadium on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Top image on Place File card.
Date: 1905 after
Description: Building on street corner, taken from street level. Store has eight levels with a water tower on the roof. Pedestrians are in the road and on the sidewalk...
Description: Color postcard of St. Hyacinth Catholic Church. View of the main facade is slightly obscured by golden-leaved trees.
Description: Photomontage of a stack of giant grapes resting on a flatbed cart. The side of the cart bears the inscription, "Wells Fargo Company Express." Red text at...
Description: The hotel has an awning over the entrance to the sidewalk, which is crowded with many pedestrians. Several horse-drawn carriages are in the road.
Description: Color postcard of the Wisconsin Central Railroad depot.
Description: View of Main Street, looking east.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a haywagon pulled through a village by two horses. The driver is perched on top of the load. One horse wears a blanket with printi...
Description: View of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railway station.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Main Street looking west. Horse-drawn buggy on street.
Description: View of the hotel with two people standing under an awning in the entryway. Cable car tracks are visible in the lower right of the image.
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