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Description: View of Prairie du Chien Sanitarium. "The ground where this sanitarium stands was the site of Gen. Taylor's headquarters at Fort Crawford in 1832. It was...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from center field of baseball game being played in Fletcher's Park. A group of spectators sits under a covered grandstand on the right.
Date: date unknown
Description: Group of men in a tavern making a toast. The bartender is behind the bar and the man at the right is in a wheelchair and smoking a pipe.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Soldiers' Monument in Library Park.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the dining hall at Northwestern University.
Description: A smiling Anna Fiebelkorn is driving a touring car. William Fiebelkorn is next to her with two children in front of him. In the back seat are a woman with...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Ormsby Hall at Lawrence University.
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...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Toll bridge across the Wisconsin River. The writer of the postcard states "This is the first bridge over the Wis. River. It's about a quarter mile long."
Description: A convertible automobile with its top down has crashed into the back of a horse-drawn wagon carrying three enormous, full milk cans. The cans have spilled...
Description: View of the West Side Courthouse Square.
Description: Postcard commemorating those who fought during the Civil War. "Nor shall their story be forgot, While Fame her record keeps."
Description: Photographic postcard of the crowd gathered to see the laying of the corner stone for the new Episcopal Church. Men and women, many of them wearing hats, s...
Description: View of Jefferson across the Rock River.
Description: Michigan Bridge across the Milwaukee River, and downtown area.
Description: View of Manitowoc from Riverview Park.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a young man standing in front of a painted backdrop. A wavy white mask appears around the portrait.
Description: View of Main Street with a cable car and pedestrians. Cable car tracks run down the street, and multiple buildings line it.
Description: Photographic postcard of the railroad yards. Elevated view of railroad tracks and switch-yard, with steam rising behind a brick building on the left. Railr...
Description: A hand-drawn postcard of St. John's Evangelical Church in Monroe.
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