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Description: Fourteen children standing or lying down behind a barbed wire fence in a field, facing the camera. The postcard caption says they are watching an "MT2 for...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Home with large yard with many trees and a fountain on the right. A smokestack is in the distant background. On the sidewalk are pedestrians, and on the r...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The buildings of the North Western railroad depot.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Dr. Mahlon William Locke treating arthritis sufferers on the street in Williamsburg, Ontario, Canada. Many people have gathered to watch or to receive trea...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Falls of the Oconto River with footbridge.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View down Main Street, with a hotel on the lefthand side and horse-drawn wagons on the street.
Date: date unknown
Description: Tinted photographic postcard of Cable's High and Grade School building. A flag flies on the right, and a group of children are looking out of a second stor...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Frontal view of the cottage and the front lawn. Train cars are in the background. On original site on the west side of the Fox River, before restoration.
Date: 1911-01-25 before
Description: Photomontage of a winter scene with men fishing on a frozen lake. Two men pull on the line attached to the fish's mouth, while one holds an axe above its h...
Description: Photographic postcard of the cities of Adams and Friendship. Elevated view of the downtown area, including tree-lined streets, city businesses and homes.
Description: View of Centre Street, including the German Bank, Grand Hotel, and courthouse.
Description: Photographic postcard of an old Indian trail marker, a twisted tree, as seen on top of Blue Mounds. Text below reads "Old Indian Trail Marker, Top of Blue...
Description: View across water of Fort Sumter.
Description: View of Main Street, looking west.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Color postcard depicting residents, automobiles and streetcars.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of Tower Avenue at 13th Street. A furniture store and a hotel are visible along the left side of the street.
Description: Colorized postcard of the Dousman Street-Dixon Street intersection. The neighborhood has residential homes, sidewalks, and trees.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: View over the wing of a Lawson Military Tractor 2 (MT2) in flight. Below are houses and what may be a river or lake. Location is unknown, but is probably n...
Description: Looking towards the city from across Lake Monona. Several individuals, possibly a family, are visible in a rowboat on the lake.
Date: 1904 after
Description: Fountain in front of the conservatory, separated by paths and shrubbery. Several pedestrians are near the fountain.
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