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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Houses and trees line the boulevard, and in the middle is a landscaped median with a lamp post.
Date: date unknown
Description: Color postcard of a country road shaded by trees in autumn color.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View down Main Street with multiple two-storied businesses, and a gazebo.
Description: Aerial view of the downtown area, including a bridge spanning the Trempealeau River.
Description: Elevated view of hotel at a street corner. The Majestic is the tallest building in the image. Signs designate two of the buildings, with a smaller buildin...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Norwegian Lutheran Church. Below is the handwritten text: "Norwegian Lutheran Church, Boscobel, Wis."
Description: Four views of Ashland, including Ellis Avenue, the Chicago and North Western Depot, Northern Pacific and Omaha trains and West Second Street.
Description: Elevated view of downtown and the Trempealeau River.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view of fourteen-story theatre building, with two red buildings on either side of it. On the street are people, horses, carriages, and trolleys. T...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of Tower Avenue at 13th Street. A furniture store and a hotel are visible along the left side of the street.
Description: View from road of the Hile House, Kilbourn (now Wisconsin Dells). There is a belvedere in the center of the roof.
Description: View across State Street showing storefronts. Star sign shown on building was donated to museum.
Description: Color postcard of a man sitting on a stone wall along a road while enjoying a country scene. The road curves through the hills and the trees are starting t...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of King Street as seen from the Capitol grounds.
Date: 1916 before
Description: South entrance to park. The bridge has stone lion sculptures on each of its corners, as well as ornate street lamps. A lighthouse and attached buildings ar...
Description: Elevated view of fourteen-story theatre at an angle from across the street. Several other buildings can be seen, as well as a road with pedestrians and ho...
Description: Elevated view of Tower Avenue.
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Elevated view of bridge over Wisconsin River built in 1921 to take the place of the old wooden bridge when it became condemned.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Street, looking west from the Post Office. Includes the Pabst Building, the Wells Building and the Pfister Hotel.
Description: A street scene in Mauston.
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