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Date:  date unknown

Description: The Merrimac ferry "Colsac II" is seen on the Wisconsin River behind two signs. The signs read, "Road Closed" and "Ferry Opens April 15".

Date: 1914-10-02 

Description: View across street of shops and other buildings along Main Street. A buggy can be seen driving down the road. There is a bluff in the background.

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Camel rides at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo) for children, given free by Zor Temple Camel Patrol on Sunday afternoons during the summer. A number of...

Postcard

Mine Disaster

Date: 1909-11 

Description: Postcard of photograph of people gathering around an air shaft of a mine in after a mining disaster.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Harbor full of steamboats. The shoreline is bustling with people walking amidst the buildings, piers and bridges.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of a lake from an island. Dwellings are visible on the far shore.

Date: 1912 

Description: Trout Lake Forest Headquarters, the deer corral, with four fawns. Three of the fawns are eating from a trough, the third from a pail held by a man, who may...

Date: 1909-07-29 

Description: View of Main Street. Shops and businesses line both sides of the street including a hotel, city livery and laundromat. People and horse-drawn wagons are al...

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Description: Crowd of men and women on grandstand bleachers watching a sporting event.

Date: 1910-09-24 

Description: View of several fisherman's homes on Bear Island, one of the islands that make up the Apostle Islands. An American flag flies between buildings and a dock,...

Postcard

At the Dells

Date: 1911 

Description: Photographic postcard of a group of people gathered at the shoreline of a lake. One group is launching a boat near the shore. Another group is in a small b...

Postcard

Green Point

Date: 1907-09-23 

Description: Photographic postcard of Green Point with trees surrounding the base. Handwritten in the lower right corner, "Green Point, Camp Douglas, Wis."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the cities of Adams and Friendship. Elevated view of the downtown area, including tree-lined streets, city businesses and homes.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Cistercian Monastery.

Postcard

Just Arrived

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of passenger train cars that have just arrived. A crowd of people are lined up waiting for the passengers to disembark, and some are...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of a high school with multiple figures standing in front of it.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the swimming pool on top of the mounds in Blue Mounds State Park. There are people swimming as well as standing around the sides o...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: From left to right are Emma (Thorsen) Purchas (1862-1944), Ida Fisk, Ethelinda (Thorsen) Johnston (1856-1947) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Dorothy Purchas...

Postcard

Dog Pulling Sled

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard of T.J. Thompson seated on a sled pulled by his dog. He traveled among the lumber camps between Winter and Raddison, selling watches and...

Postcard

Devil's Island

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of a rocky shoreline on Devil's Island, part of the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior.

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