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Description: Studio portrait of two fathers and their sons holding drinks in front of a painted backdrop. In the front row, from left to right, are Jacob Birrenkott of...
Description: Photographic postcard of the entrance to the First National Bank. The two-story building with turret stands among other buildings in the downtown area.
Description: Colorized postcard of rare black and white ribbons above Frozen Water Fall in the Cave of the Mounds.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Nashotah Mission bell tower.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Main Street, looking east.
Description: Photographic postcard of the three-story, brick opera house. A horse-drawn carriage is on the street in front.
Description: Hotel Badger in Merrill with "Here are some more of Merrill's famous buildings. How is every one down there? Grace" written on it.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Nellie Faust, who is wearing a dress with a large sash belt.
Description: Front view of a public school.
Description: Street view of two-story residential houses and buildings. A horse-drawn wagon sitting outside a store is visible on the far right.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: The home of H.H. Porter.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of Hotel Fortney, with a horse-drawn stagecoach parked outside.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a standing woman wearing a dark dress in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a headband, and has a decorative cord a...
Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company featuring a color illustration of a harvesting scene: a grain binder pulled by ox in the fields of...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Sidewalk of the business district. There is an awning that says "Restaurant" and "Fine Confectionary". Some horses and a horse-drawn wagon are on the left...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: View from Stroller's Bridge looking over 'the Old Wisconsin' River.
Description: Front view of main building behind trees on the lawn. A fountain is in front of the entrance. A flag waves at the top of the building.
Description: Exterior view of a Methodist Episcopal church.
Description: Black and white postcard of the boat landing in front of Cliff House, a resort hotel, in Devil's Lake State Park. Two men show off their catch of seven fis...
Description: Chromolithograph card of a man from Norway in "native" Norwegian costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set...
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