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Description: Black and white postcard of the rock formation called the Great Stone Face in Devil's Lake State Park. A man is standing to the right of the "face". Trees...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Color postcard decorated on the border with autumn-colored leaves and an American flag crest on the top, center, and a banner which reads, "American Homest...
Date: 1905 after
Description: Ludington Street, looking south.
Date: date unknown
Description: Susie Redhorn, daughter of Frank Redhorn and Lucy Prettyman, shown in later years posing by two baskets.
Description: Vignetted waist-up studio portrait of John Johnson, a private in Company K, 15th Wisconsin Infantry, in uniform holding his musket across his chest. The fo...
Description: St. Paul's Methodist Episcopal Church at Chestnut and Hubbard Streets.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Passavant Hospital building behind a line of trees in the foreground.
Description: Another view of Ludington Street.
Description: Looking south down Park Avenue. Houses line the right side of street, telephone and power poles line left side.
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: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard showing the wing panel assembly for the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Description: Watercolor painting by Jens von Sivers presented to the zoo by the Provident Savings and Loan Association. The painting shows children riding camels led by...
Description: Photographic postcard of Harriman Avenue in the residential district. A little girl stands with her baby carriage on the sidewalk between a telephone pole...
Description: World War I veterans seated on the ground around a car with slogans painted on it such as "We Want Our Bonus" and "Bonus Seekers V.F.W. 796". They are prot...
Description: Exterior view of the U.S. Courthouse and U.S. Post Office.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The State Institute for the Blind. A school free for blind children of Wisconsin and attended by Louisa May Alcott.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: A young girl and another child riding a camel led by a Zor Shriner at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). In the background the Zor Booster Band is in a...
Description: A view of Campion College, formerly the Sacred Heart College.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of three men in front of a painted backdrop. Two men are perched on the chair arms with their hands on the seated man's shoulde...
Description: Houses and trees line the boulevard, and in the middle is a landscaped median with a lamp post.
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