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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: This was the first bridge built across the Wisconsin River, constructed about 1850, although it was not opened to traffic until 1852. It was torn down in 1...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the lagoon and surrounding wooded area in Tenney Park.

Postcard

Union Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway Station, located at W. Everett Street between N. 3rd and N. 4th Streets. Clock tower in center.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul railroad depot.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Mill on the Menominee Indian Reservation between Antigo and Shawano. Two young boys stand on the shoreline looking at logs ready for milling in Neopit. The...

Date: 1913 

Description: Photographic postcard view of the aftermath of a train wreck. Survivors and onlookers are gathered on and around the railroad tracks.

Date: 1909 

Description: Photomontage of three hunters surrounded by a large group of giant rabbits in the woods. One of the hunters is in the act of shooting a rabbit. The snowy s...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of the Grassy Island lighthouse.

Date: 1906 

Description: View of businesses on Main Street, including the City Drug Store and a dentist.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Rudolph Faust holding up a basketball.

Date: 1911-08-06 

Description: A postcard sent by C.L. (Neal) Harrington to his sister Alice Harrington in Hurley, Wisconsin. A young man stands near a fence on the right, and behind him...

Postcard

Muskie Inn

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the Muskie Inn.

Postcard

Cedar Street

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Cedar Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of a woman in front of a painted backdrop. She is dressed in black and has her hands behind her back.

Date: 1912 

Description: Two men, one wearing overalls and one wearing suspenders, stand on top of a mound of giant potatoes. A large cart drawn by two horses carries the potatoes...

Postcard

Bank of Algoma

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Bank of Algoma.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of a high school with multiple figures standing in front of it.

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Color postcard of a rock formation above the lake in Devil's Lake State Park. The lake, bluffs, trees and sky are visible in the background.

Postcard

Postcard Back

Date: 1908-11-16 

Description: Handwritten on correspondence side of postcard: "Dear Manda, Talk about Fairchild. This burg is about ten times as bad. There is not one respectable lookin...

Date: 1909 

Description: Holiday postcard of Santa and a little girl. He wears a long red fur trimmed coat, a red hat, carries a sack full of toys and is using a walking stick. The...

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