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Description: Colorized postcard in the Tall-Tale style. Two men standing on the shore are pulling a third man's leg out of a enormous fish's mouth. Two automobiles and...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: View of the Senior High School.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a farm couple and their daughter posing outdoors in front of a barn.
Date: 1902 before
Description: Elevated view of island with houses. Industrial buildings are in the background, and a sailboat is on the water in foreground. A quick note is written on t...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the N.C. Foster home. It was built in 1878 and wrecked in 1941.
Date: date unknown
Description: A very happy grandmother stands in the farmyard with a granddaughter, a cow and many chickens. In the background is the farmhouse.
Description: Diamond Match Factory. At the time it was built, it was the largest factory of its kind in America.
Description: Photographic postcard scene of a neighborhood in Antigo after a snowfall. Snow covers the trees in front yards and the streets. A young boy stands on the s...
Date: 1956 before
Description: Exterior of three-story building on corner. Trees are along the sidewalk on the right, and vines are growing on the facade of the building.
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: View looking down East Milwaukee street in Fort Atkinson.
Description: The Methodist Hospital.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Nellie Faust standing on a patterned carpet in front of a painted background. She is wearing a skirt and tunic with a scarf...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: G.E. Scott residence from rear.
Description: Printed postcard distributed to automobile purchasers by the Warner Instrument Co. of Beloit, Wisconsin, founded by Arthur P. Warner, inventor of the magne...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: North view down Washington Avenue.
Description: Color postcard depicting the passenger excursion vessel, "Christopher Columbus," approaching the East Water Street Bridge.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The State Institute for the Blind. A school free for blind children of Wisconsin and attended by Louisa May Alcott.
Description: Colorized postcard of the State Street entrance of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Society. Bascom...
Description: View of Sherman Avenue looking east from Main Street.
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