At the Dells

Date: 1911 

Description: Photographic postcard of a group of people gathered at the shoreline of a lake. One group is launching a boat near the shore. Another group is in a small b...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereograph of unidentified family posing around two tables in a yard. Includes mother, father, and seven children. In the background is a large, three-sto...



Date: 1928 

Description: Photographic postcard view across road of the creamery. The entrance is on the left and a loading dock is on the right.

Date: 1968-08-14 

Description: View towards podium of Wilbur Cohen presenting Arthur Altmeyer, the first director of the Social Security Board, with a plaque at the anniversary celebrati...

Map or Atlas

City of Ashland

Date: 1900 after

Description: This map is shows land in white and water in blue and is indexed for parks, points of interest, schools, churches, and recreational areas. The map shows lo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Arthur C. Miller holding a slab of comb taken from the walls of a building.


Devil's Doorway

Date: 1898 

Description: Colorized postcard view of the Devil's Doorway rock formation overlooking Devil's Lake.


Street Scene

Date: 1915 

Description: View down street in the central business district. Automobiles and horse-drawn vehicles are parked along the curbs. Businesses line the street on both side...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three men pose outside the First Wisconsin Capitol. The man standing in the middle is C.L. (Neal) Harrington.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Nighttime view over heads of crowd in foreground towards two law enforcement officers standing near a low brick wall with three men using cameras with flas...

Date: 1958-12-07 

Description: A stubborn fire smoldered in the walls of the Kindschi Leather Company at 120 South Pinckney Street. The 80-year-old building known as the Burrows building...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Beekeeper using a smoker on the top of an open hive without protective bee hat or gloves.


Repaired Bridge

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of a reinforced railroad bridge over a river. There are stone foundations on both banks supporting the railroad bed. Wood has been stac...


Water Works

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard view of the water works, smokestack and water tower. People are lounging under the trees in front.


New High School

Date: 1909 

Description: View across lawn of the high school, which is a two and a half story brick building, and on the roof is a large round metal vent, and a belfry with a coppe...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Large group of women and young girls and one man posed between outdoors between two buildings. In the foreground is a barrel and chairs.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: The Works Progress Administration (WPA) used Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) to build a stone fireplace and landscape an area in Wyalusing State Park (fo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down hill towards Stoddard, with the Mississippi River and hills in the background. The German Lutheran Church is in the foreground, and there are rai...


State Bank

Date: 1914 

Description: Corner view from unpaved street of the State Bank. A meat market is next door on the left. Flyers on the power poles are for an upcoming fair. A metal and...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of a building housing a store and post office, surrounded by trees next to a lake.

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