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Description: Postcard view of the Madison Free Library and its surrounding area. The library was built with Carnegie money and opened in 1906. The name changed to Mad...
Date: date unknown
Description: Full-length studio portrait of two women, one seated and one standing in front of a painted backdrop. They are both wearing fashionable dresses. Their name...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Ollie Bordson, wearing a suit, shaking hands with an unidentified man, wearing pants and a shirt. Ollie is holding his hat a...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Otto and John Braun in front of a painted backdrop. One man is seated and the other is standing on the left. They are both w...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a man wearing a suit with a bow tie standing in front of a painted backdrop. He is resting his right hand on a table where h...
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of two girls on the occasion of their graduation. They are dressed in white dresses with bows in their hair, cor...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two men sitting at a table playing cards. On the table is a bottle of wine and a glass. The man on the le...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Bridge and Lagoon in Tenney Park. Sender of the postcard has written "Lover's Lane Bridge". A wooded area is visible in the background, while the bridge a...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Leo Birrenkott wearing a military uniform.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of three men, seated at a table, playing cards in front of a painted backdrop. Each man has a bottle of beer and one man smokes a cigar. Tw...
Description: Studio portrait of a toddler leaning against a metal stool, dressed in a winter coat and hat in front of a painted backdrop.
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: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Matthew Coyle Ryan standing on an ornate chair, and wearing a large belt and tie.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: View of the lagoon at Tenney Park. In the background, a bridge is visible over the lagoon.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of King Street as seen from the Capitol grounds.
Description: View of Profile Rock at Farwell Point on Lake Mendota.
Description: Carson Gulley in chef's hat leans out the driver's side of his catering truck. The promotional card indicates that the chef specialized in large and small...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Charles Zander standing in front of a painted backdrop wearing a suit. The portrait has a white, decorative border.
Description: Color postcard of a dining room in a dwelling at Little Norway.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Central High School, designed by St. Paul architect Cass Gilbert and partially razed in 1986.
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