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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: 1908 ca.
Description: Central Avenue.
Description: Black and white postcard of Hull House. The house was built in the Italianate style around 1850. Farm outbuildings are visible in the background. The house...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Passenger Station in Janesville.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Lover's Leap, with a group posed on the rocks and sailboats in the background.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Yellow River Bridge. A horse-drawn wagon full of hay is crossing the bridge. Houses and trees can be seen on the far side of t...
Description: Elevated view of downtown. Part of the Milwaukee River can be seen on the left side. Sign for the Germania building is in the lower right, and city hall is...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Color postcard depicting residents, automobiles and streetcars.
Description: The postcard caption is in error in its reference to Lake Park, which is distantly located from this street. Possibly Highland Park was intended. A secon...
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: View down street of the downtown business district, including Woolworth's (left side) and Astor's Rexall Drug Store (right side).
Description: Photomontage of a farm scene with giant produce. A man and a woman stand on top of a giant ear of corn, resting on a horse-drawn cart. Around them are mor...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of King Street as seen from the Capitol grounds.
Description: Falls and bridge at the Dells of Eau Clairen.
Description: Colorized photographic postcard across street towards pedestrians and horse-drawn vehicles in front of a row of shops.
Description: Randolph and Dearborn Streets crowded with people, streetcars, and horse-drawn vehicles.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Washington Monument on Grand Avenue with a streetcar in the background.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Jefferson Street. Cars are parked on the road on the right.
Description: View of trees and dirt road in Oak Park.
Date: 1907 before
Description: Viaduct over river, with a trolley on the tracks on the metal support bridge. On right is a grassy riverbank, with industrial buildings along the river go...
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