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Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: date unknown
Description: Postcard of the entrance to the Cave of the Mounds. A curved sign sits on two square stone pillars. The sign reads "Welcome, Cave of the Mounds, Drive In."...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: View of the terraced steps at the North, Langdon Street, entrance of the State Historical Society. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is visible across Langdo...
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Crown Prince Olav of Norway ski jumping.
Description: Postcard advertising the Good Land Company with a photograph of a farm and information for "Homeseekers, Farmers and Investors."
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the Standard Service Station, with cars parked along the curb, and another car at a pump. The building to the lef...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Wayland Hall.
Description: View along shoreline towards the new boat house constructed of Norway pine logs at Trout Lake. It is part of the forest ranger complex.
The handwritten t...
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: 1900 ca.
Description: View down Main Street from between wooden sidewalk on the left, and the unpaved street on the right. Further down are commercial buildings lining both side...
Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the high school. Front view of the school includes a flag pole and bare trees on the lawn surrounding the school....
Description: Two girls stand in front of a large pile of giant string beans. Red text in the upper portion of the image reads, "How we do things at Ihlen, Minn."
Description: Photographic postcard of a scene of the Fox River near Lawrence University. The Main Building at Lawrence University can be seen in the background on the r...
Date: 1890 after
Description: A young woman and man pose behind a hayrick in a farm field. They both wear hats.
Description: Exterior view of walkway with a rustic gate leading up to the front entrance of a log cabin at King's Lodge on Moose Lake.
Description: Colorized photographic postcard of the exterior of the Lutheran Church with arched stained glass windows. There are steps to the arched entrance below the...
Date: 1967 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view of Fraternity Row at Beloit College.
Description: Photographic postcard of elevated view of the city and the Mississippi River. Homes and business are visible along 2nd Street.
Description: Colorized postcard of Chimney Rock. Trees surround the base. Text at top, "'Chimney Rock,' Camp Douglas, Wis."
Description: Automobiles line up to wait for the Merrimac ferry "Colsac".
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