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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Green Bay and Western Railroad elevator, shops, and railroad tracks with trains.
Date: 1904 after
Description: Avenue west of Eight Street. Elevated view from top of a building. On the left are two churches, a few other buildings, and trees. Road is split with a st...
Description: View of a procession of horse-drawn carriages along a dirt road through a field. The second carriage from the left is a hearse. There is a farm in the back...
Date: date unknown
Description: Barron Co. Bank is on the corner on the left, with storefronts lining the street going off to the right. Most of the buildings have awnings over the entran...
Description: Photographic postcard of the upper campus viewed from the State Street entrance of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisco...
Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the two-story Goldberg's Department Store. Various goods are visible in the storefront windows and an overhang dis...
Description: Photographic postcard of the bridge over the Wisconsin River.
Description: Exterior of the Prairie Farm Creamery with horse-drawn wagons in front.
Description: Colorized picture postcard looking down hill of the Fox River through the trees. A bridge is visible spanning the river and piles of lumber can be seen on...
Date: 1930 before
Description: Front entrance of building. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk, and three motorcars are on the road in front of the entrance.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Mississippi River shoreline.
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: View looking down Main Street. Shops and businesses line both sides of the street including the P.J. Wossenburger Hotel, city livery, bakery and harness sh...
Description: Double postcard view of the Steensland Bridge, over the Yahara River at East Washington Avenue.
Description: The postcard shows billowing smoke from the Hurley, Wisconsin Windsor mine shaft. Two men who were in the mine at the time lost their lives. A group of boy...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the harbor.
Description: The Milwaukee Street Bridge and the Chicago & Northwestern Railway Station.
Description: Color postcard of the Wisconsin Central Railroad depot.
Description: Two men sit on top of a water tank wagon which is pulled by two horses. They are posing in front of the W.H. Perrigo Veterinary Surgeon and Dentist office...
Description: View of Main Street, looking east.
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