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Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Residence district of James Street. The view is of a wide street with houses on both sides.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Prescott from Lake St. Croix.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: This was the first bridge built across the Wisconsin River, constructed about 1850, although it was not opened to traffic until 1852. It was torn down in 1...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the lagoon and surrounding wooded area in Tenney Park.
Description: Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway Station, located at W. Everett Street between N. 3rd and N. 4th Streets. Clock tower in center.
Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul railroad depot.
Description: Mill on the Menominee Indian Reservation between Antigo and Shawano. Two young boys stand on the shoreline looking at logs ready for milling in Neopit. The...
Description: Photographic postcard view of the aftermath of a train wreck. Survivors and onlookers are gathered on and around the railroad tracks.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of the Grassy Island lighthouse.
Description: View of businesses on Main Street, including the City Drug Store and a dentist.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Cedar Street.
Description: The Bank of Algoma.
Description: Exterior view of a high school with multiple figures standing in front of it.
Description: View of parlor with chairs, fireplaces and other textiles.
Description: Dr. A. Rudolph Silverston's vacu-aerial flying machine, as seen from the rear.
Description: Photographic postcard down Main Street. Horse-drawn wagons and people line the street next to local businesses, including the post office and hardware stor...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: The main entrance to the Hillside Cemetery in Lancaster.
Description: Color postcard of a bathing place on the water. A hill is behind the building, on top of which are a sign for a swimming school, and several houses.
Description: Photographic postcard of the business district. Sidewalk view shows pedestrians and a vehicle in the street. Telephone poles and small horsehead shaped hit...
Description: Colorized postcard with an elevated view of the pumping station. On the left is a bridge over the river, and buildings on a strip of land between the river...
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