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Description: Photographic holiday greeting card of three children, one boy and two girls, dressed in winter clothes, holding up an enlarged postcard. On the postcard is...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard showing the aileron of the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Date: 1976 before
Description: Photomontage of a giant trout resting on the back of a bright red flatbed pickup truck. Children look on with awe; one is pointing at the trout. White curs...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Residential homes on South 15th Street.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Caption on postcard: John St. Bridge, Appleton, Wis. "Largest stone arch bridge in Wisconsin."
Date: date unknown
Description: Old boat yards, with numerous steamboats, and buildings on the shoreline.
Description: View from the street of three people standing in front of a small house. There is a small Oeil-de-boeuf window in the upper story. The windows have shutter...
Description: View looking south down Main Street.
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...
Description: Photographic postcard of the toll bridge that spans the Wisconsin River. Part of the bridge is covered. Several men stand along the railing. A sign warns "...
Description: Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway Station, located at W. Everett Street between N. 3rd and N. 4th Streets. Clock tower in center.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of Main Street looking north from Blossom Street featuring a hotel in the left foreground.
Description: Four views near Lake Superior including two scenes of boats and docks near the ore docks, a bathing scene showing a group of people swimming in the lake an...
Description: Color postcard of the Hotel Butterfield. Image includes a man standing on the sidewalk, leaning against a pole.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: 3rd and Walnut Streets? A motorcar and a horse-drawn carriage are parked on the right of the building.
Description: The Park Hotel, 22 South Carroll Street, on the Capitol Square with pedestrians, automobiles and a streetcar.
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...
Description: Photomontage of flatbed train car holding a giant corn cob. Additional train cars and tracks visible in the background. Red text in the upper left corner r...
Description: The First National Bank on East Main Street.
Description: Road workers grading a rural country road with an Avery tractor and wooden grading blocks. The image was cropped from a postcard collected by International...
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