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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Group of people in a large model launch with an American flag on Lake Mendota near the University of Wisconsin-Madison boat house.
Description: Color postcard of an exterior view of the Wisconsin State Historical Society Building, now the headquarters of the Wisconsin Historical Society. Students a...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View from water of cottages along the shoreline in Nebraska Row, La Pointe, Madeline Island.
Date: date unknown
Description: Susie Redhorn, daughter of Frank Redhorn and Lucy Prettyman, shown in later years posing by two baskets.
Description: John Kaminski (who can barely be seen here in his Lincoln Beachey checkered cap), his mechanic, and onlookers attempting to ready his Curtiss pusher for fl...
Description: Colorized view of the exterior of the high school. A bell tower is on the roof.
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: Photographic postcard of people standing on a platform next to a snow-covered train arriving at a station.
Description: Members of a farm family, including children, pose in a hay field with a team of horses. There are farm buildings and a barn with a windmill in the backgro...
Description: Postcard featuring a photograph of a man sitting behind the wheel of a tractor, likely an experimental model. The photo was part of a file containing Allis...
Description: Four views of Ashland, including Ellis Avenue, the Chicago and North Western Depot, Northern Pacific and Omaha trains and West Second Street.
Description: Exterior view of a high school with multiple figures standing in front of it.
Description: Black and white postcard of the Brick Hotel (possibly the Mlakar Hotel). A large porch wraps the first floor and trees and shrubs can be seen. Text in red...
Description: Photographic postcard of Marinette County Park. Picnic tables and a playground are scattered under a pine forest.
Description: Photographic postcard of Wisconsin Avenue. Many automobiles are being driven, and others are parked at the curb at an angle. The street sign on the corner...
Description: The Superior Shipyards showing steamships "Moran," "Northwest," and "Northland."
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...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: This card which is postmarked 1912 shows the zinc statutes on the stone gateways near the sidewalk at Monona Avenue (now Martin Luther King Blvd). Original...
Description: A view down Main Street with cars parked at an angle in front of storefronts.
Description: View across water of The Narrows in Trout Lake. There are people in a canoe out on the lake.
The postcard is from C. L. (Neal) Harrington to Alice Harrin...
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