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Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard down Main Street. Horse-drawn wagons and people line the street next to local businesses, including the post office and hardware stor...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of a woman standing in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a patterned dress with a textured velvet, three-quarter leng...

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman from Wurtemberg, Germany in "native" costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An illustration of a Norwegian girl in a traditional dress. She has a decorated wooden box under her left arm, and a wooden pail in her right hand.

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of an Spanish couple from Sevilla [Seville] in "native" Sevillan costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes...

Date: 1912 

Description: Two forest rangers on horseback at Trout Lake Station.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Group of three people standing outside on a sidewalk in front of a stone dwelling with a porch and steps behind them. A man holds a bottle, ready to pour i...

Postcard

John Johnson

Date:  

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of John Johnson, a private in Company D, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained from the Regimental an...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Mike Virnig, standing with a cigarette in his hand. He is dressed in western style clothing, possibly for...

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view down Main Street, with Lake Superior in the distance. There is a cafe on the left and bars on the right. Cars are parked along t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Mike Endres (right) and Carl Faust (left) in front of a painted backdrop. They are wearing suits and hats and are casually p...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Herbert Hoover visits President Calvin Coolidge at the summer capitol in Rapid City, during Coolidge's summer retreat from the heat, crowds, and a White Ho...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A traveling salesman, dressed in a suit and light hat, stands beside his carriage. A case of perfume and remedy wares sits near his feet. The small carriag...

Date: 1910 

Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company featuring a color illustration of a harvesting scene in the United States. The scene features men w...

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Colorful locomotive pulling several cars full of children at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). Although referred to as the "Kiddie Train," the caption...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Isabel Berg Ripon, standing in a dark dress with with a light collar and a dark hat in front of a painted backdrop. She is w...

Date: 1910 

Description: A group of working class men stand staring at a giant pike fish resting on a long, wooden horse-drawn sled. The scene takes place in an industrial district...

Date: 1930 before

Description: Holiday postcard with Santa Claus handing a doll to a girl as a boy looks on. They are both wearing white outfits. Santa is wearing his traditional white f...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Outdoor portrait of a young man standing in front of a field of corn. His hands are resting behind him on his lower back. He is wearing a cap, shirt and kn...

Date: 1957 

Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of men handling bales of hay on an International A-160 truck.

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