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Description: The palace-like Juliusspital was founded in 1576 by Prince Bishop Julius Echter as a refuge for the sick and the poor. The Rococo apothecary (reproduction...
Description: View of a sawmill and the distant town in the background. Stacks of logs are in the lumberyard. The postcard bears a New Year's greeting in German.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of a hiking trail winding through the forest. Some trees show autumn color. Text below reads "Brule River State Park, Wisconsin. Along t...
Description: Color photographic postcard of the business district. Local business and homes can be seen on both sides of the main road. Horse-drawn wagons are parked on...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Looking east from 5th Street. Road lined with buildings, and pedestrians crowd the sidewalks. Horse-drawn vehicles and a trolley are on the road.
Description: Exterior view of the 4th Ward School.
Description: A wooded lakeside scene at Wilsie's WHite Birch Lodge including a small bridge and a footpath leading to picnic tables.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View of the Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes at the Saint Clara Academy.
Description: Chromolithograph card of an Irish couple from Londonderry in "native" Irish costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nat...
Date: 1967 ca.
Description: Fishing nets drying along the shore of Lake Michigan.
Description: Photographic postcard of a full-length studio portrait of two unidentified girls on the occasion of their First Communion. They wear white dresses and flor...
Description: Portrait of five women, two standing and three seated in chairs. The woman standing on the left is Ann Drucella Witt, sister of Matthew Witt, owner of the...
Description: View looking east on Grand Avenue from the corner of Grand Avenue and 2nd Street. Plankinton Block was located between West Water (now Plankinton Street) a...
Description: Black and white postcard of cabins in front of a bluff, perhaps Castle Rock. A larger building is visible to the right. Text on bottom reads, "Castle Rock...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A view of the Price County Jail.
Description: Main Street Shawano looking south.
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...
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of two unidentified boys, perhaps brothers. They both wear neckties, light colored shirts and dark knickerbocker...
Description: Color postcard of a sandy shoreline on one of the Apostle Islands.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: The Stephenson Public Library in Marinette.
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