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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of St. John's Military Academy.
Date: 1914 before
Description: Exterior view of Lauerman's Store with pennant strings hanging on the building and a U.S. flag flying on the roof. A large group of people congregate in th...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two men seated at a table looking at each other. They are both wearing suits. The man on the left is smok...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Carnegie Free Library.
Description: View of the Fox River, bridge, and some industrial buildings.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the opera house with several men standing near its entrance.
Date: date unknown
Description: Postcard from a watercolor (?) showing a residential front porch and shrubbery, with the legend: "Remember The Latch String is out."
Description: A woman poses on the lawn in front of a house with a porch. She is wearing a dress, apron, shawl, hat and shoes. In one hand she has a cane and in the othe...
Description: Easter postcard with a female rabbit sitting on an Easter egg and a male rabbit standing behind her. Another male rabbit is taking their picture with a cam...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Central High School, designed by St. Paul architect Cass Gilbert and partially razed in 1986.
Date: 1976 before
Description: Photomontage of a giant trout resting on the back of a bright red flatbed pickup truck. Children look on with awe; one is pointing at the trout. White curs...
Description: Postcard of a photograph of people walking to the mine (in the distance) after a disaster.
Description: Five men and one woman, possibly employees of the Kirkpatrick Cheese Factory, gathered in front of the factory building. A car is parked along the curb in...
Description: Appleton High School.
Description: The postcard caption is in error in its reference to Lake Park, which is distantly located from this street. Possibly Highland Park was intended. A secon...
Description: View through a City Hall archway of the city square, which includes a statue, a streetcar, and a decorative lamp post.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a congregational church.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: La Crosse High School.
Description: Photographic postcard featuring an illustration of the high school, bordered by a pennant, a baseball bat, golf clubs, rowing oars and tennis rackets.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Mike Virnig, standing with a cigarette in his hand. He is dressed in western style clothing, possibly for...
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