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Postcard

Just Arrived

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of passenger train cars that have just arrived. A crowd of people are lined up waiting for the passengers to disembark, and some are...

Postcard

State Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: State Street in Mauston.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of a camp scene. Tents are pitched in rows with roads in between. Soldiers walk along the roads. Two soldiers si...

Postcard

State Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: State Street in Mauston.

Postcard

State Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: State Street in Mauston, looking east.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the Union Railroad depot. A railroad worker stands on the tracks, one man walks on the platform with his baggage and two men sit on a...

Date: 1913-09-05 

Description: Wisconsin's first air fatality was P.C. Davis, an exhibition pilot from Chicago, who died as a result of injuries sustained during an aerial performance in...

Postcard

The Ruins

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard of "The Ruins". A brick hotel (possibly the MLAKAR HOTEL) can be seen behind and to the right. Various signs appear to be pasted on one...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the freight and passenger depot. A young man stands on the platform, and a man can be seen entering the United States Express Comp...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Road in downtown Camp Douglas.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of a combat drill. The scene includes soldiers, horses, wagons, cannons, tents, buildings and trees. Text above reads, "'Preparing for A...

Date: 1911 after

Description: Black and white postcard of Main Street, looking north. A horse-drawn wagon is traveling north and another is parked on the right. On the left is a store,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across State Street showing storefronts. Star sign shown on building was donated to museum.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of cabins in front of a bluff, perhaps Castle Rock. A larger building is visible to the right. Text on bottom reads, "Castle Rock...

Date: 1917 

Description: Colorized postcard of Easter Bluff, with many trees. In the foreground two sets of railroad tracks can be seen. A post and wire fence runs along the edge o...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of Main Street. On the left is E.J. Anthony, Barber, with a barber pole in front of the building. Other businesses can be seen, many wit...

Date:  date unknown

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...

Postcard

Petenwell Bridge

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Petenwell Bridge. Printed on postcard: "Pete-eu-nell Bridge, Necedah, Wis."

Postcard

Camp Scene

Date: 1925-07-01 

Description: Black and white postcard of Camp Douglas with the Y.M.C.A. Camp in the background. Many tents are pitched and soldiers are lined up on the left. An automob...

Postcard

Unloading Horses

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of horses being unloaded from railroad cars by soldiers. The image was probably taken from on top of the train.

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