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Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of steamboat on Mississippi River.
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen to the left and below. Bluffs, trees, sky...
Description: Exterior view of the Birch Cottage at Everett's Resort surrounded by trees. There is a cushioned porch swing and other outdoor furniture on the rustic porc...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Group of men on a life saving crew launching a row boat into Lake Michigan. A long pier with a lighthouse at the end bisects the image.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a mission house.
Description: Colorized postcard of the white brick John Street Bridge spanning the Fox River. A set of railroad tracks crosses over a section of the bridge. Buildings a...
Description: Postcard with the text: "Looking Over Brummer's Dam, Algoma, Wis."
Description: Postcard of a photograph of a family. Writing reads: "W.H. Clelland and Family. One of the Cherry Mine survivers [sic]. It is this man who was said to have...
Description: Photographic postcard of view across muddy road of a man wearing a suit and standing on the porch of the two-story Hotel and Feed Barn. Two signs next to h...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: In a studio "gag" portrait, two men sit at a table playing cards in front of a painted backdrop. Both are showing their hands and smoking cigars. Each man...
Description: Black and white postcard of Cleopatra's Needle with trees all around the base. Text at top, "Cleopatra's Needle, Camp Douglas, Wis."
Description: A group of men on a lakeshore grapple with a giant pike. Two men pull on a rope hooked to the pike while two more stand ready with harpoon-like sticks. Ano...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Looking across Mill Pond at Westfield.
Date: 1912 before
Description: View of the Alhambra Theatre Building on the corner of W. Wisconsin Avenue and N 4th Street. A U.S. flag flies from the top of the building.
Description: A view across street towards Frederick and Elizabeth Layton's home at 524 Marshall Street. The clapboard house has two porches. On the left is a roofed enc...
Description: The Carnegie Public Library.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of Hartig's Brewery.
Description: View of Minocqua from Clawson's Hill.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Spring Bank monastery. Man kneeling in from of one of the Stations of the Cross. This is probably part of the Cistercian monastery.
Description: Colorized postcard view of Skillet Falls from downstream.
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