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Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of town showing homes and businesses. A windmill is in the foreground. The school is on the far edge of town on t...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view across street towards the Herman Smith Saloon storefront, with a man and two dogs on the sidewalk in front. A horse and buggy ar...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: The drawbridge from Menekaunee Dock.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: T.M.E.R. & L. Company. Right corner of building has a crowd of people on the sidewalk. On the right is a small line of trees and a man in the Express No....
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Photomontage of a woman reeling in a huge fish. The woman, wearing a skirt, is standing on a dock overlooking a lake. White text in the upper middle portio...
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard view of a street in a rural community's central business district. A biplane, printed into the background image, is flying low overhe...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: View across field of Newton Avenue. A group of people are posed in the field near trees, and houses are line the avenue on the left and right.
Description: Dirt road and building (house?).
Description: A man and a boy use dollies to haul giant musk melons near a train. In red text on the upper center portion is the inscription, "How we do things at Bald K...
Description: Children riding the carousel (merry-go-round) at Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo), donated by the citizens of the Madison area. A stone bridge is in the ba...
Description: Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway Station, located at W. Everett Street between N. 3rd and N. 4th Streets. Clock tower in center.
Description: Postcard of a bridge at Fountain Bluff near Platteville.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Looking east from 5th Street. Road lined with buildings, and pedestrians crowd the sidewalks. Horse-drawn vehicles and a trolley are on the road.
Description: Hand-colored postcard view of the Reef Lighthouse in Lake Michigan off the shore of Racine. A person is standing to the left of the lighthouse.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Looking down onto Main and Crescent Streets in Menomonie.
Description: Photographic postcard of Stone Street. A car is parked in front of an auto repair store. Electric power lines run down the street, and a water tower is in...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a footbridge over Pine River.
Description: Color postcard of a country road shaded by trees in autumn color.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Main Street on the corner of Washington Street shops.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the Sherman Bridge and Lock and surrounding area on the Yahara River.
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