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Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Group of men on a life saving crew launching a row boat into Lake Michigan. A long pier with a lighthouse at the end bisects the image.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a group of men and women dressed in clothing of the mid-nineteenth century pose at the side of a Baraboo Street. Most of the women...
Description: Photographic postcard of a wooded scene in Burnett Junction. A dirt road is lined with large trees, a few homes can be seen behind the trees. Text on the r...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a large group of school children exercising in the schoolyard. Boys and girls are on separate sides of the yard. All are crouching with th...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of Watson Street, lined on either side with homes and trees.
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: 1907 ca.
Description: The sternwheel excursion boat, J.S., at a landing at Cassville. People with umbrellas wait on shore. Inscribed Souvenir J.S. The J.S....
Description: Photomontage of a giant ear of corn resting on a flatbed wagon. The ear is so heavy that is has broken the hitch, and the driver is going to assess the da...
Description: Colorized postcard of a paved road curving to the left through trees, shrubs and bluffs. A dirt road can be seen to the left, and the sky is blue with a fe...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Automobiles parked outside the Poplar Tourist Court.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of city over Kilbourn Park Reservoir. In the grass is the name of the park in large white letters.
Date: 1912 after
Description: Camp Randall Memorial Arch and Civil War cannons. The memorial was built to honor Wisconsin Civil War soldiers and is located on the University of Wisconsi...
Description: View of Whitewater and Merchants Avenue.
Description: A postcard depicting a young man or teenager on a dock next to a steam ship, with the Norwegian city of Bryggen in the background. The word "Christiansand"...
Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of an International A-150 truck.
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: The sternwheel excursion, J.S., taken near Wabasha.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of view from shoreline of a bridge over the Chippewa River. Text at bottom reads: "Bridge Crossing Chippewa River, Bruce, Wis."
Description: Michigan Bridge across the Milwaukee River, and downtown area.
Date: 1902 before
Description: Elevated view of island with houses. Industrial buildings are in the background, and a sailboat is on the water in foreground. A quick note is written on t...
Description: Front facade of the three-story brick U.S. Post Office with bell tower. An American flag flies above of the building. Three men stand next to a telephone p...
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