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Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Main Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of an intersection with commercial buildings on both corners. Several horses and carts are on the street. A windmill is in the b...

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the Birch Cottage at Everett's Resort surrounded by trees. There is a cushioned porch swing and other outdoor furniture on the rustic porc...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Postcard with of two views for the Cudahy Bros. Meat Packing Co. The top is of a billboard with a peacock in a tree, and the words: "The Home of the Peaco...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Young Men's Christian Association building (YMCA).

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Park Hotel

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Park Hotel, 22 South Carroll Street, on the Capitol Square with pedestrians, automobiles and a streetcar.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard of the Brule River flowing through the forest by moonlight. Some trees show autumn color. There is a campfire on the shore with three Na...

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Webster Home

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Front view of the home of composer Joseph Philbrick Webster, with trees and a small dog in the yard. Joseph Philbrick Webster composed "Sweet By and By" an...

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Draper Hall

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of Draper Hall.

Date: 1904 

Description: Postcard depicting the fire of February 26-27, 1904 that destroyed most of the second Wisconsin State Capitol. The smoke and flames have been dramatically...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the snow-covered neighborhood at the intersection of 8th and Virginia Street.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of church with towers are on the right. Three horse-drawn carriages are parked in front.

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Effinger Park

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of Effinger Park, including trees, gardens and a fountain. A man wearing overalls stands in the background.

Date: 1957 

Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of a man driving an International A-120 truck. The truck is carrying crates and is labeled "Midtown, In...

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Cedar Street

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Cedar Street.

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Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View looking down Main Street with storefronts and telephone lines.

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Monkey Island

Date: 1959 

Description: Monkey Island, a popular attraction at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). It was built in the 1930s as a WPA project and modeled after one in the Hagen...

Date: 1913 

Description: Postcard view of a couple seated on a floral float consisting of a car covered with roses atop a dome of foliage also covered with roses.

Date: 1909-11-17 before

Description: A riverboat travels down a narrow canal. Storefronts, sidewalks and telephone poles line either side of the canal. White text in the lower left corner says...

Date: 1957 

Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of a man driving an International A-110 truck for "B&H Florist."

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