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Description: Photographic postcard of Stone Street. A car is parked in front of an auto repair store. Electric power lines run down the street, and a water tower is in...
Description: Black and white postcard of cabins in front of a bluff, perhaps Castle Rock. A larger building is visible to the right. Text on bottom reads, "Castle Rock...
Description: A color postcard depicting the Wisconsin Central Railroad bridge at Stevens Point, with several men painting the structure.
Date: 1911-09-14 after
Description: Calbraith Perry Rodgers in a Wright Model B at Appleton Baseball Park. Cal Rodgers, a member of the famous Perry family, learned to fly at the Wright Flyin...
Description: Colorized postcard of a rural scene. A dirt path winds through the forest and a pond or stream can be seen in the lower right corner. Text above reads, "A...
Description: Exterior of the Passenger Depot. Front view of building with clock tower, and lawn with trees are visible.
Description: Black and white postcard of the President's Dining Lodge on the Brule River surrounded by trees. A bridge can be seen on the left. The text below reads "Pr...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Norwegian Lutheran Church. Below is the handwritten text: "Norwegian Lutheran Church, Boscobel, Wis."
Description: Hand-colored postcard view of the lighthouse and boathouse at Bray's Point.
Description: View down center of Rittenhouse Avenue with Lake Superior in the distance. The street is lined with businesses, sidewalks and lampposts.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Lake Geneva Bay with assorted homes and hotels, and boats docked at long piers.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: This card which is postmarked 1912 shows the zinc statutes on the stone gateways near the sidewalk at Monona Avenue (now Martin Luther King Blvd). Original...
Description: The Merrimac ferry loaded with automobiles. There is an American flag flying on the ferry.
Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of a camp scene. Tents are pitched in rows with roads in between. Soldiers walk along the roads. Two soldiers si...
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: 1930 before
Description: Holiday postcard of Santa Claus loading his sleigh. A single white horse is hitched to the sleigh and is eating out of a nosebag. There is a gold bell on t...
Description: Aerial view of College Avenue looking west. Several campus buildings at Lawrence College are visible in the foreground.
Description: Visitors around a gazebo or pavilion in Washington Park.
Description: Photographic postcard of Weeds Mill. View of the mill with smokestacks and logs piled on the pond shoreline waiting for processing. A steam locomotive is v...
Description: View of the Circus World complex, with railroad cars, a tent and the arena where the circus shows are held. There is a parking lot in the background.
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