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Date: date unknown
Description: Color postcard of rocks and driftwood along Rocky Island's shoreline, part of the Apostle Islands.
Description: Black and white postcard of cabins in front of a bluff, perhaps Castle Rock. A larger building is visible to the right. Text on bottom reads, "Castle Rock...
Date: 1950 after
Description: Wisconsin Historical Marker near Trout Lake. The marker recognizes the first ever forest patrol flight.
The marker text reads:
"FIRST FOREST PATROL FLI...
Date: 1890 after
Description: A young woman and man pose behind a hayrick in a farm field. They both wear hats.
Description: Black and white postcard featuring a photograph of two men. One man is on a tractor, the other is standing on a plow. There is handwriting on the top of th...
Description: Anna Fiebelkorn is in the back seat of the car with another woman and two toddlers. William Fiebelkorn is driving the touring car. A small boy is sitting i...
Description: Color photographic postcard of the business district. Local business and homes can be seen on both sides of the main road. Horse-drawn wagons are parked on...
Description: Photographic postcard of W.E. Porter's two-story house. The house has fancy trim. Three women are seated in the grass on the left, and a boy and girl are o...
Description: Hilltop view of the Congregational church on Madeline Island (?). In the background are buildings, houses, and the shoreline of a lake.
Description: Colorized postcard view from shoreline of a stone bridge lined with lampposts. Dwellings and commercial buildings are on the far side. An elevated railroad...
Description: Located on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, the lane is a dirt path surrounded by trees.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: View of a residential street lined with trees, probably taken in early Spring. The home of A.H. Allyn can be seen at left. A covered fountain can be seen i...
Description: Exterior of the Prairie Farm Creamery with horse-drawn wagons in front.
Description: Men and women walk around piles of coal, examining a collapsed structure in a coal yard.
Description: Black and white postcard of the Mill Dam. The water is running over the dam from the left and becoming rapids on the right. There is a wooded shoreline on...
Description: Photographic postcard of workers building the new Episcopal Church. Workers in hats and overalls with shovels stand among scaffolding, rocks, and other con...
Description: View from lake of Camp Idyle Wyld. A two-story wet boathouse, a windmill, and several cabins are visible along the shoreline.
Description: Photographic postcard of an aerial view of town looking North. The Mississippi River is visible on the left.
Description: View from river of Fountain City's shoreline with bluffs in the background.
Description: Photographic postcard of buildings on a street. There is a wooden boardwalk and the street is not paved. Two men are sitting on a bench. "Boscobel" is hand...
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