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Description: Black and white postcard of Moore's Lakeside Resort on Brown's Lake. Staff and/or visitors are posed on the front porch and on the lawn. The wrap-around ba...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the harbor.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Colorized, elevated view of the Fairbanks-Morse factory complex.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A postcard of the Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo)depicting aquatic fowl, with an inset of a sea lion on a rock. The caption on the back of the card reads...
Description: Color postcard of the front entrance to the Langlade County Memorial Hospital.
Description: Five International Harvester Auto Buggies with men sitting inside are on a dirt road in front of the Spooner Lumber Company.
Date: date unknown
Description: Black and white postcard of the Upper Campus, the west side of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Soci...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The sidewheel packet, Quincy, tied up at the levee. Bridge in background. Later named J.S.
Description: A young couple poses on their vine bower framed porch, with a pet Jack Russell terrier. The man is sitting in a chair in front of the screen door holding a...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view of the exterior of a house with a family posing in front.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The sidewheel excursion, Tashmoo.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Postcard view of an exterior view of a school. Students and teachers are gathered in front.
Description: Colorized postcard of Devil's Lake by moonlight. A rock formation and trees appear in the foreground. The lake, trees, bluffs and sky are visible in the ba...
Date: 1930 before
Description: Holiday postcard of a young girl holding a bouquet of violets and surrounded by sprigs of holly. She is wearing an off-the-shoulder dress with a pink bow....
Description: Elevated view of the east side of Lincoln Avenue.
Description: Photomontage of a giant ear of corn resting on a flatbed wagon. The ear is so heavy that is has broken the hitch, and the driver is going to assess the da...
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 of the Washington Building, located on East Washington Avenue between Webster and Pinckney Streets.
Description: Milwaukee Passavant Hospital building behind a line of trees in the foreground.
Description: Looking east from 5th Street. Road lined with buildings, and pedestrians crowd the sidewalks. Horse-drawn vehicles and a trolley are on the road.
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