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Description: Two men, one wearing overalls and one wearing suspenders, stand on top of a mound of giant potatoes. A large cart drawn by two horses carries the potatoes...
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Color postcard of a rock formation above the lake in Devil's Lake State Park. The lake, bluffs, trees and sky are visible in the background.
Description: Handwritten on correspondence side of postcard: "Dear Manda, Talk about Fairchild. This burg is about ten times as bad. There is not one respectable lookin...
Description: Holiday postcard of Santa and a little girl. He wears a long red fur trimmed coat, a red hat, carries a sack full of toys and is using a walking stick. The...
Description: View of parlor with chairs, fireplaces and other textiles.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Dr. A. Rudolph Silverston's vacu-aerial flying machine, as seen from the rear.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: The main entrance to the Hillside Cemetery in Lancaster.
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...
Description: Studio portrait of three men smoking pipes and cigars and holding beer bottles in front of a painted backdrop. From left to right, Jacob Bowar, Herman Kals...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Chicago & Northwestern Railway Passenger Station, which was at the end of Wisconsin Avenue. The station has a clock tower and an arched entrance. On the b...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View across water of Fort Sumter.
Description: Lagoon in the sunken gardens with the conservatory in the background.
Description: Main Street looking eastwards from Third Street. E.M. Young's Drugstore can be seen in the lower lefthand corner.
Description: View of Water Street, looking west from the corner of Judgement Street.
Description: Photographic postcard from water of a tree-covered shoreline near Dr. Whitcomb's Sanitarium. Two men sit in a rowboat near another man in a rowboat in a bo...
Description: Rhoade's House in Medina.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The gymnasium for the State Normal School.
Date: 1910 before
Description: Building with arched entrance and four stories from across the road. Two buildings are on either side.
Description: Photographic postcard of telephone company workmen erecting telephone pole with a horse-drawn derrick.
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