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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of brewing company. A sign for Schlitz is suspended between two of the buildings. Pedestrians, trolleys, and horse-pulled vehicles are on the...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Main Street River Falls.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard view down a street (Rittenhouse Avenue) to Lake Superior. The street is lined with businesses and parked cars.
Date: 1880 before
Description: View from river of malt house. In the background is the south side brewery of the same company. There are two steamboats, one large, one small. Behind th...
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view down the center of a busy street in the central business district. Many cars are parked at an angle along the curbs. Lampposts line...
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Wisconsin Avenue, looking east from Court of Honor.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Dunlap Square in Marinette.
Description: Postcard of the excursion boat the "Chippewa" docked in Bayfield, before taking passengers to the Apostle Islands. Two ducks can be seen swimming in the fo...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Postcard reads "Soo Line Depot, Ashland, Wis."
Date: 1904 after
Description: Avenue west of Eight Street. Elevated view from top of a building. On the left are two churches, a few other buildings, and trees. Road is split with a st...
Description: Colorized view of a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood. A church is on the left corner. A horse and cart are parked next to the curb further d...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Corner of Wisconsin Street and Cass Street. Hotel has several floors, awnings on all the windows on one side, and a corner turret.
Description: View of two schooners off the shore of Madeline Island, one of the islands that comprise the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior. Two large two-story houses a...
Description: Color postcard of a man sitting on a stone wall along a road while enjoying a country scene. The road curves through the hills and the trees are starting t...
Description: A view of Cook Street looking east.
Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of an International A-150 truck.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Tracks are underneath the viaduct in the bottom of the image, and houses line the right side.
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: View of the hotel, with several cars parked on both sides of the hotel. Pedestrians stroll the sidewalks.
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...
Description: Photographic postcard of the snow-covered neighborhood at the intersection of 8th and Virginia Street.
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