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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The home of N.W. Harris.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Concrete footbridge. A building with a red roof is on the far right. Beyond the bridge is the lake. The rest of the image is filled with vegetation.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Main Street in Deerfield. Handwritten note: "Dear Ella: May you have a Merry Christmas and a happy New Year. M.A.E."
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior of building. Caption below gives the name of the building and the line "Totally Destroyed by Fire June 4 '05." A group of people stand outside th...
Description: Colorized postcard view of South Clear Lake.
Description: Postcard of a photograph of a family. Writing reads: "W.H. Clelland and Family. One of the Cherry Mine survivers [sic]. It is this man who was said...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: A view of the Oshkosh Public Library, located on Washinton Avenue. The cornerstone was laid in May of 1899 and the library was finally complete in Septembe...
Date: 1900 before
Description: A seated portrait of Aaron Middleton, who is holding a book. Middleton was the father of William Middleton and father-in-law of Clara Middleton.
Description: Scenic view along shoreline of Green Lake at Pleasant Point.
Date: 1907 before
Description: Hand-colored postcard bearing the inscription "Residence of Mrs. Conrad Seipp, Lake Geneva, Wis." The upper portion of the south side of the main house at...
Date: date unknown
Description: Black and white postcard of a rock spire with four men posing in various places. Trees are in the background. Text at foot, "Rocks, Camp Douglas."
Description: View of the Great Northern grain elevator.
Description: A postcard sent by C.L. (Neal) Harrington to his sister Alice Harrington in Hurley, Wisconsin. A young man stands near a fence on the right, and behind him...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Photographer's jewelry store and clock repair shop with a watch-shaped sign in front. In the window are a clock, jewelry box, and a rack with paper goods,...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Max Esser standing and wearing a suit and bow tie in front of a painted backdrop. His hand rests on the back of a chair.
Description: View the from the street of a building being remodeled to accommodate two businesses: a drugstore on the ground floor and a postal sub-station on the secon...
Description: View down of Main Street from along right-side curb. Horse-drawn vehicles are on the street, and pedestrians are on the sidewalks. Storefronts are on both...
Description: Historical marker identifying the location of the first house in Wisconsin built between Washburn and Ashland in 1658.
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Color postcard of the bathing beach at Devil's Lake State Park with a view of the East Bluff. The lake, bluffs and sky are in the background. Many visitor...
Description: View of the Chicago and Northwestern Railway depot with several figures standing outside around it.
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