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Description: Panoramic view of Capitol Square, seen from the West corner. Originally functioned as an oversized post card. Identifiable businesses include Haswell Furni...
Description: Panoramic view of Capitol Square, seen from the South corner. Originally functioned as an oversized post card. Ringling Brothers Circus advertisement visib...
Description: View from Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. In the foreground is the Lincoln Monument on top of Bascom Hill, and the Wisconsin Sta...
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of a steamboat passing through the canal lock along the Fox River.
Description: Color postcard of the front entrance to the Langlade County Memorial Hospital.
Description: Postcard of the government lock along the Fox River in Kimberly, near Appleton. A house and fence are visible along the shoreline to the left.
Description: Color postcard of the Hotel Butterfield. Image includes a man standing on the sidewalk, leaning against a pole.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: A young girl and another child riding a camel led by a Zor Shriner at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). In the background the Zor Booster Band is in a...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Church on Grand Avenue. A statue is in the median across the street from the church.
Description: Colorized picture postcard looking down hill of the Fox River through the trees. A bridge is visible spanning the river and piles of lumber can be seen on...
Description: Photographic postcard of Resident Street. The street is unpaved and a sidewalk can be seen on the left side. Homes are visible through the trees.
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...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Hand-colored postcard showing the lighthouse and fog signal at Devil's Island in the Apostle Islands.
Description: Wooded drive with fall colors.
Description: Photographic postcard from water of a tree-covered shoreline near Dr. Whitcomb's Sanitarium. Two men sit in a rowboat near another man in a rowboat in a bo...
Description: Promotional postcard with three city scene sketches and thirty-one characteristics of the city listed. Text reads, "Kankakee the Rising City Beautiful."...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Color postcard showing a landscape along River Park.
Description: Elevated view of lake on right, with a number of boats near the shoreline. On the right is a long winding road through the park, including bridges, a fount...
Description: Postcard printed in brown ink of a line of soldiers in uniform hiking in a column. They have bedrolls over their shoulders. Towards the rear are soldiers o...
Description: Exterior view of the front facade and grounds of the four-story, red brick St. Joseph Hospital.
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