.

Postcard

Jones Island

Date: 1902 before

Description: Elevated view of island with houses. Industrial buildings are in the background, and a sailboat is on the water in foreground. A quick note is written on t...

Date: 1957-04 

Description: Color postcard of St. Hyacinth Catholic Church. View of the main facade is slightly obscured by golden-leaved trees.

Postcard

Wells Building

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated exterior view of the Wells Building.

Date: 1907 date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the Sixth Ward School. Side view of the three-story brick building and grounds.Calendar attached to lower portion...

Postcard

Post Office

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Post Office.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of the dam and the mill, with some trees in the foreground, a railroad bridge in the upper left of the image, and a rail cart or truck driving across...

Postcard

Grand Hotel

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Grand Hotel.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Colorful locomotive pulling several cars full of children at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). Although referred to as the "Kiddie Train," the caption...

Postcard

Paine Lumber Co.

Date: 1911 

Description: Log entrance of the Paine Lumber Co. Edward L. Paine founded the lumber mill in 1853 on the east bank of the Fox River.

Date:  

Description: View of the Edgerton Public Library from the front, with the sidewalk and a driveway in front of the building. An American flag on a flagpole is in the fr...

Date: 1910-09-24 

Description: View of several fisherman's homes on Bear Island, one of the islands that make up the Apostle Islands. An American flag flies between buildings and a dock,...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a congregational church.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Panoramic bird's-eye view of the heart of the Loop. Labeled sites include: Insurance Exchange, Continental and Commercial National Bank, Post Office, Dear...

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Main Street.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A boy and girl walk down a path. She has her hand on his shoulder, and is wearing a dress and hat carrying a sack. He is dressed in shirt, knickers, stocki...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: The Carnegie Free Library.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Camp Stella looking south toward the Bayfield County shoreline from an Apostle Island.

Postcard

Branch Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of North Branch Street.

Postcard

Hilton Hotel

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: View of the Hilton Hotel with a stagecoach parked near the entrance.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Superior Public Library.

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.