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Description: Colorized panoramic elevated view with the main commercial district in the center. The high school is on the far right.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View across water towards a rustic wooden walking bridge which is reflected in the water of the Montello River. There is a utility pole with wires in the b...
Description: Business district on Second Street lined with horse-drawn vehicles.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View looking down Main Street, filled with pedestrians and horse-drawn vehicles.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard showing the motor mounting in Alfred Lawson's Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of automobiles parked on College Avenue, the brick-paved main street.
Description: John Street Bridge.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Sister's of the Divine Savior at Thirty-fifth and Center Streets. Three main entrances are along the right side.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: West Park Drive.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Now called Wisconsin Avenue. Split avenue (strip of land down the center). View has several statues on plinths and/or columns in the center area.
Description: View of the Lincoln School.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Black and white postcard of Cedar Island Lodge, located on the Brule River, owned by Henry Clay Pierce, businessman and financier. It was dubbed the Summer...
Description: View from shoreline of a steamboat landing on Lake Geneva. A group of women are gathered on the shore.
Description: View of Main Street from under the canopy of a tree in the spring or summer. A row of two or three-story brick buildings with awnings is visible.
Date: date unknown
Description: Partially colorized postcard view down Jefferson Street. People are gathered in front of one of the storefronts on the right, and horse-drawn vehicles are...
Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company featuring a color illustration of a harvesting scene in Chili. The scene depicts multiple people wo...
Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the theater. There are posters in front of the entrance. A current attraction is George Fawcett in "The Frame-Up"...
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen below. The lake, bluffs, buildings, roads...
Description: Sidewalk of the business district. There is an awning that says "Restaurant" and "Fine Confectionary". Some horses and a horse-drawn wagon are on the left...
Description: Photographic postcard showing the underside of the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
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