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Description: Holiday postcard of Santa Claus inside of an upside down horseshoe. He has his finger alongside his nose and is wearing a red suit and hat with blue trim....
Description: A view of a street in the central business district. A restaurant with a group of men in front on the left. Three children with a wagon on the right. A hou...
Date: 1930 before
Description: Holiday postcard of Santa Claus waving to two children. He has a basket of toys and dolls on his back and is holding a toy horse. He is wearing the traditi...
Description: Meinhardt Raabe dressed as Little Oscar sitting in a Speed-o-Racer and shaking hands with Billy Marble. Behind them is parked the Wienermobile.
Description: Toy distributors for Ideal Toy Corporation introduce a new toy line to dealers.
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of group of people posing in front of a two-story wooden home with a large porch on which American Flags are displayed. A windmill st...
Description: Holiday postcard with Santa Claus at the bedside of a child, handing out toys. There are dolls, a bear, a badminton racket and bird, ball and a toy horse....
Description: Billy Beuscher, right, pulling Charles Schlatter in a wagon at the Shorewood Hills Play School, a summer recreation program at Shorewood Hills parks and sc...
Description: Three workers setting up "Santa's Shop" at the Empty Stocking Club's toy depot at the Madison Community Center, 16-20 East Doty Street. The club is sponsor...
Description: Young children, Jennie and Edgar Krueger, play with toys near their family Christmas tree.
Description: Kenneth Chipman riding a toy railroad engine on the farm of W.W. Chipman. Worked by footpower and with a working whistle bell, the toy engine follows track...
Description: Two women seated on a porch, one holding a baby, and a girl riding a rocking horse.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Georgia Lloyd Jones holds her son Jenkin Lloyd Jones, born Nov. 1911, on a hobby horse.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A child rides a hobby horse that is pulling a wagon filled with a toy lion and doll. A rocking chair holding a large doll, a small doll and teddy bear is p...
Description: Beatrice C. Gesell and Gerhard Gesell, Jr. play out-of-doors. While mother watches the baby sits on a pillow playing with a volume titled "Educational Pro...
Description: Parts of a Farmall toy tractor in a display case, taken for Brock Engraving, Photo Engraving and Advertising Art, 115 South Carroll Street.
Description: Three year old Jane Bush sits on a chair while hugging her pink Easter bunny.
Description: Colored drawing including animals and trees used as background for a toy display, H.S. Manchester Inc., 2 East Mifflin Street.
Description: Cynthia Harley celebrates her second birthday with seven young girls. She was born July 13, 1943, daughter of University of Wisconsin Radio Director Willia...
Description: An International Harvester booth with a thatched roof (possibly constructed of binder twine fiber) stands underneath a tent at the Indiana State Fair. Ther...
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