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Description: Photographic postcard of view down the front sidewalk of the main entrance of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin...
Description: View from street of the Augusta State Bank on a corner. There are pedestrians walking on the street and along the sidewalk. There appears to be a support s...
Description: Postcard view of the aftermath of a tornado that destroyed a farm.
Description: Photographic postcard over the Mississippi River showing of the town of Alma. Bluffs are behind the town. In the foreground, two men in hats sit in a canoe...
Description: Photographic postcard of Miss Lucille Johnson, a young girl in a white dress with a bow in her hair. She is squatting behind a large bowl of bees, hands ou...
Description: View from the street of John Hahn standing on the right with a horse hitched to a passenger wagon. In the center is the furniture moving wagon he owns, in...
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 Main Street. Several men and boys appear outside of a store with H.A. Olsen printed on the awning. One boy holds a ball. The store...
Description: The Curtiss Pusher owned by Arthur Pratt Warner of Beloit, the first man to fly in Wisconsin and the first person to purchase an airplane. Slightly below...
Description: Exterior of the Third Ward School, a brick three-story school surrounded by a lawn.
Description: Two-story log cabin and shed in a forest. The building was used by early settlers in Langlade County near Antigo.
Description: A group portrait of former members of "Quantrell's Band" at a reunion.
Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the house at 2438 Upham Street, built by Willard Droster.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Methodist Episcopal Church with trees in the background.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Janesville High School. The writing on the postcard reads "Hello Mattie, am still a living and will write to you soon. Just got home f...
Description: Exterior view of the Appleton Public Library and City Hall.
Description: Elevated view of County Fair, including Ferris wheel and horse racetrack. The postcard is titled "The World's Best County Fair, Beaver Dam, Wis."
Description: Photographic postcard of the cities of Adams and Friendship. Elevated view of the downtown area, including tree-lined streets, city businesses and homes.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A boy and girl walk down a path. She has her hand on his shoulder, and is wearing a dress and hat carrying a sack. He is dressed in shirt, knickers, stocki...
Description: Photographic postcard of Main Street. Buildings and trees line the street. Horse-drawn vehicles and pedestrians are on the street and the sidewalks. Text b...
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