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Description: Elevated view of hotel at a street corner. The Majestic is the tallest building in the image. Signs designate two of the buildings, with a smaller buildin...
Description: Photographic postcard of elevated view of soldiers during a dress parade. Some soldiers are on horseback, but most are on foot. There is a musical band in...
Description: View across State Street showing storefronts. Star sign shown on building was donated to museum.
Description: Chromolithograph card of an Portuguese couple from Vianna in "native" Portuguese costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of A...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: A view of College Avenue, looking west from Oneida Street.
Date: 1904 after
Description: Colored print of the river. Bridge is raised as a steamboat passes through. River is bordered by buildings with a clock tower in the background.
Description: Monona Lake Assembly, The Casino. This structure, including the ice house and provision space, designed by Conover and Porter and built for $1700.00 in Jun...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Elevated view of East Green Bay, Fox River, and various buildings belonging to the manufacturing industry.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a standing woman dressed in a dark dress in front of a painted backdrop.
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: Chromolithograph card of an American woman, posing near a Singer sewing machine. Her daughter stands on a pillow, watching as her mother sews.
Date: 1905 after
Description: Building on street corner, taken from street level. Store has eight levels with a water tower on the roof. Pedestrians are in the road and on the sidewalk...
Description: Postcard of a view of three factories; Upper Woolen Mill, Empire Rolling Mill, and Mallable Iron Co.
Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the one-story, white English Methodist Church with belfry and steeple. Snow covers the street outside the church.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Rock River. Postcard text reads "Rock River, N.W. Ry. Bridge, and a glimpse of Beloit, Wis."
Description: Photographic postcard of Lone Rock. Trees appear on top and around the base. Handwritten at foot, "Lone Rock. Camp Douglas, Wis."
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Home office of the Wisconsin Hardware Mutual Fire and Casualty Companies.
Date: 1909 before
Description: Postcard depicting one of the four Prairie du Chien stone gateways that stood at the four corner entrances to the Capitol Park. More elaborate gates topped...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the Falls Bridge and surrounding buildings.
Description: Composite postcard with eight images of the Pine Grove Hotel and cottages, and views of the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1930 before
Description: Holiday postcard with Santa Claus at the bedside of a child, handing out toys. There are dolls, a bear, a badminton racket and bird, ball and a toy horse....
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