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Date: date unknown
Description: View of Centre Street, including the German Bank, Grand Hotel, and courthouse.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Railroad bridge over river and buildings at night. In the distance is a building with a clock tower.
Description: A view of a bridge in Tenney Park surrounded by shrubs and trees.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Railroad depot with train approaching the station.
Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the house at 1819 Helena Street, and the garage behind it on the left, both built by Willard Droster.
Description: Color postcard of an elevated view of the Nestle Chocolate Factory. Text on back reads, "This ultramodern plant was opened in 1966 to supply Nestle Chocola...
Date: 1910 before
Description: A giant, oddly-shaped potato rests on a flatbed railroad car. A horse-drawn carriage with a driver is visible behind the train. White bags filled with pota...
Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of a man driving an International A-110 truck for "B&H Florist."
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Lincoln School.
Description: Main Street River Falls.
Description: Collage photographic postcard of scenes of Colfax. In the center oval is the text, "Colfax, Wis. Looks Good To Me," however the "Looks Good To Me" is cross...
Description: Small postcard partially colored. View also includes two trees and a horse-drawn carriage.
Description: Colorized postcard view of a road along a river.
Description: Cargill Elevators and Great Northern Yards.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Chicago & Northwestern Railway passenger depot.
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...
Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the First Congregational Church on a tree-lined street.
Date: 1930 before
Description: Holiday postcard with Santa Claus sledding down a snow-covered hill on a toboggan with a sack of toys on his back. He is wearing his traditional red hat wi...
Description: A view across street towards Frederick and Elizabeth Layton's home at 524 Marshall Street. The clapboard house has two porches. On the left is a roofed enc...
Description: Colorized photographic view of the central business district. Homes, businesses and trees line the unpaved street, and there is a hill in the far backgroun...
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