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Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Union Depot with clock tower. Railroad station on left side, with clock tower. Park area on right. Horse-drawn vehicles are near the entrance.The card is p...
Date: date unknown
Description: View across State Street showing storefronts. Star sign shown on building was donated to museum.
Description: View down center of Main Street.
Description: View down State Street looking west. Star sign shown on building was donated to museum.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of Watson Street, lined on either side with homes and trees.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Looking north from Michigan Bridge towards another bridge. There is a clock tower on the distant right. The large building near the bridge also has a clock...
Description: Colorized postcard view of an arch at Camp McCoy with ramps on either side and a road passing through it. Parked cars and barracks are on the far side of t...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: The hotel has an awning over the entrance to the sidewalk, which is crowded with many pedestrians. Several horse-drawn carriages are in the road.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the wagon factories.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A man is standing on top of a stack of firewood that is loaded on his horse-drawn bobsled. He is wearing a coat and hat. In the background are two homes an...
Date: 1904 after
Description: Avenue west of Eight Street. Elevated view from top of a building. On the left are two churches, a few other buildings, and trees. Road is split with a st...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of North Branch Street.
Description: Photomontage of two men in a rowboat, one of whom is attempting to spear a giant fish with a forked spear, while the other is drinking out of a jug labeled...
Description: View of a bridge, with children in boats in the foreground.
Description: A bridge crosses the river, leading to the buildings with billboards and signs on the right.
Date: 1906 before
Description: Boats on the Milwaukee River.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Railroad depot with train approaching the station.
Description: Elevated view of a public square filled with multiple horse-drawn carriages.
Description: Looking east from 5th Street. Road lined with buildings, and pedestrians crowd the sidewalks. Horse-drawn vehicles and a trolley are on the road.
Description: Two horse-drawn carriages travelling through a snow-covered enclosure. A man stands off to the side, holding a snow shovel. Red text in the upper portion...
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