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Postcard

Pony Rides

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Children on pony rides at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo)

Postcard

Monkey Island

Date: 1959 

Description: Monkey Island, a popular attraction at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). It was built in the 1930s as a WPA project and modeled after one in the Hagen...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of cars parked alongside businesses on Third Street. Bassett's Drugstore is on the left side of the street.

Date: 1950 after

Description: Wisconsin Historical Marker near Trout Lake. The marker recognizes the first ever forest patrol flight.

The marker text reads:

"FIRST FOREST PATROL FLI...

Date: 1957 

Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of three men in the cab of an International A-180 semi-truck. The truck bears the text "International M...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Fort Howard Hospital. Within a year after the United States troops landed on the west bank of the Fox River in August, 1816. Dr. Beaumont lived in this hou...

Date: 1956 

Description: View of parlor with chairs, fireplaces and other textiles.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Postcard of the Pabst Brewery showing an elevated view of men working near the copper kettles in a vaulted room. There is a large, stained glass window on...

Date: 1957 

Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of a man driving an International A-110 truck for "B&H Florist."

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: The Lorenzo Dow Fargo Public Library building is partially obscured by trees in this photographic postcard. The stone, Gothic revival building has a centra...

Date: 1958-09 ca.

Description: An aerial view of University Hill Farms on Madison's west side. a complete 604 acre community developed by the Regents of the University of Wisconsin. Re...

Date: 1959 

Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of town. There is a lake in the background in the upper left.

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: A view looking west from Eagle Bluff toward Nicolet Bay, the Strawberry Islands, and Chambers Island.

Date: 1951 

Description: Interior view of the trading post at Willie's White Birch Lodge. Fishing lures are on display on the back wall behind a counter with signs that say: "Pat's...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Color postcard of the State Street and Lake Street intersection showing the Co-op book store, the Rennebohm Drug Store and the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1955 after

Description: Juneau Park. Front entrance of cabin with a stone chimney on the right.

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Composite image of "Packerland U.S.A." including prominent attractions: Lambeau Field, home of the Green Bay Packers, NFL Football team; the Brown County A...

Date: 1950-07-10 

Description: Photographic postcard of two cabins and trees at the Wonderspot Resort.

Date: 1957 

Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of men handling bales of hay on an International A-160 truck.

Date: 1957 

Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of a woman and children in the cab of an International A-100 pickup truck with the text "Silver Wheel R...

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