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Date: 1913 ca.
Description: View of the canal.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View looking down Main Street, filled with pedestrians and horse-drawn vehicles.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Main Street with bridge.
Description: A view of Main street, looking east from Fourth Street. It is interesting to note that "The Largest Whiskey House" saloon is located next door to a drug st...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Building with tower from street level. Two flags fly from the building. A short letter is written in the sky area of the postcard.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a Masonic temple.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Main Street.
Date: 1920 before
Description: Elevated view looking east from Eleventh Street. The avenue is lined with buildings and trees. A large flag pole is in the center of the avenue which is la...
Description: An elevated view of town.
Description: A group of working class men stand staring at a giant pike fish resting on a long, wooden horse-drawn sled. The scene takes place in an industrial district...
Description: The Appleton Theatre on Oneida Street.
Description: Photographic postcard view from street in the central business district. The street is lined with businesses, and a few have awnings over their storefronts...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Chicago, Duluth and Georgian Bay Transit Co. of Chicago, Illinois' screw passenger cruise vessel, "South American."
Description: Man and small boy posing at the back of a Ford automobile in a farm yard.
Date: 1904 after
Description: Colored print of the river. Bridge is raised as a steamboat passes through. River is bordered by buildings with a clock tower in the background.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: View across field of Newton Avenue. A group of people are posed in the field near trees, and houses are line the avenue on the left and right.
Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the theater. There are posters in front of the entrance. A current attraction is George Fawcett in "The Frame-Up"...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of Trout Lake of a group of six men posed with the pilot, possibly Jack Vilas, on an early seaplane or flying boat floating in the wate...
Description: Corner of Wisconsin Street and Cass Street. Hotel has several floors, awnings on all the windows on one side, and a corner turret.
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