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Postcard

Man in Suit

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Jake Esser dressed in a suit and tie standing in front of a painted backdrop.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the rock formations on the shore of Stockton Island, one of the twenty-one islands comprising the Apostle Islands in Lake Superio...

Postcard

Old Boat Yards

Date:  date unknown

Description: Old boat yards, with numerous steamboats, and buildings on the shoreline.

Date: 1956 before

Description: Exterior of three-story building on corner. Trees are along the sidewalk on the right, and vines are growing on the facade of the building.

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Wells Building

Date:  date unknown

Description: Text on image in English and German reads "A Happy New Year" and Glueckliches Neujahr," and "The Wells Building" and "Wells-Gebaude."

Postcard

Devil's Monument

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Devil's Monument. Trees appear on both sides. Text handwritten at foot, "Devil's Monument, Camp Douglas, Wis."

Postcard

Resident Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Resident Street. The street is unpaved and a sidewalk can be seen on the left side. Homes are visible through the trees.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View from Lake Mendota of buildings on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The boathouse, Armory (later the Red Gym or Old Red), and Science Hall c...

Postcard

New Year's Card

Date: 1888 

Description: New Year's Day greeting card depicting a boy and girl ice skating. The card was compliments of the George Ziegler Co. The card was part of an album of ch...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of a group of men and women dressed in clothing of the mid-nineteenth century pose at the side of a Baraboo Street. Most of the women...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of two men in front of a painted backdrop. The men are dressed in business suits, holding cigars in their hands and using hand...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of a woman seated on the left and a boy standing on the right in front of a painted backdrop. The woman is wearing a knitted ha...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Bridge and Lagoon in Tenney Park. Sender of the postcard has written "Lover's Lane Bridge". A wooded area is visible in the background, while the bridge a...

Postcard

Tower Avenue

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of Tower Avenue. A furniture store is located on the left side of the street and a shoe store is visible in the distance on the right.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Front view of the Pettibone Peabody retail store.

Postcard

Lake Park

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: A dirt drive in the park, in between some hills, with a bridge leading to a building on the right. Next to the path are a stack of pipes, and remnants of...

Date: 1933 

Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called Elephant Rock in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees, shrubs and foliage can be seen all around. Bluffs and sky...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A photographic postcard for a painted backdrop, #86. It has a wooded background, a column and a balustrade. Below is the text "PROFILE BALUSTRADE #8".

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Color postcard of the State Street and Lake Street intersection showing the Co-op book store, the Rennebohm Drug Store and the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard entitled The Finished Product, depicting two bottles of Pabst beer, one partially poured into a glass, and a plate of oysters with a lemon served...

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