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Description: Studio portrait of two children, Liane Faust Hilgers and Harold Pick, sitting on stools in front of a painted backdrop. Harold is holding up a rose and Lia...
Description: Color postcard of the front of E. Wigderson's Department Store located on the southwest corner of 5th Avenue and Superior Street.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A boy and girl walk down a path. She has her hand on his shoulder, and is wearing a dress and hat carrying a sack. He is dressed in shirt, knickers, stocki...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: The U.S. Coast Guard Station on the left. Railroad tracks pass by a hill that goes up to the right. Two communications towers flank the Coast Guard Station...
Description: Photo postcard of a man standing next to a horse-drawn wagon filled with milk containers, with farm buildings in the background. On the ground near the man...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of five teenagers. Three boys and one girl are standing and one girl is sitting in a chair. The girls are wearing dresses and t...
Description: Four young men pose in front of a painted backdrop with their heads together for a group studio portrait.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Chromolithograph postcard of three boys, two with fishing poles, at Lightning Creek.
Description: Diamond Match Factory. At the time it was built, it was the largest factory of its kind in America.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Fox River with a view of Appleton in the background. Postcard reads "Water Power, Appleton, Wis."
Description: Two police officers holding rifles escort two prisoners into a paddywagon. Lining the road is a long, perspective view of an outdoor prison. Red text impri...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of two men and two women in front of a painted backdrop. Two are seated, the other two are standing. They are dressed in winter...
Description: Color postcard of the interior of the Harvest House Cafeteria, Brookfield Square Shopping Center.
Description: Weyauwega commercial district with writing that says "Wish you were here with us, Mrs. P.M. Olfson"
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: Chromolithograph card of a young woman from Manila in the Philippine Islands in "native" costume, posing near a Singer sewing machine.
Description: Elevated view of industrial sector from the cotton mill tower. Two churches are in the background.
Description: North view down Washington Avenue.
Description: Aerial view of the downtown area, including a bridge spanning the Trempealeau River.
Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company depicting a harvesting scene in Finland. Includes a color illustration of a horse-drawn mower with...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard showing the motor mounting and cabane for Alfred Lawson's Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
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