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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.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of ice coated pier and lighthouse along the shore of Lake Michigan.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Four-story building from the right front. An entrance is on each end, and a flag pole is on the far right roof.
Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman in "native" Tunisian costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set created as...
Description: Photographic postcard of the front facade of the Methodist Church. The church's bell tower is visible in the background behind the church.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Hotel Dayton in Kenosha.
Description: Two hunters, rifles in hand, transport the giant rabbits they have killed homeward. They have tied the rabbits to a wooden pole, which they rested between...
Description: The G. Miller storefront window displays musical instruments as well as clocks and watches. The store is in the Walker's Point neighborhood near South Sixt...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: A color postcard depicting the railroad curve near Whitefish Bay resort.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: West Wisconsin Avenue, looking east from the Court of Honor.
Description: Exterior view of the Manitowoc Public Library.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the Ashland County Court House. The postcard text reads "New Court House, Ashland, Wis."
Description: Olivia Monona wearing a costume worn as a chorus member of the Chicago Opera. The image is a photographic postcard she sent to Oscar Hanke, a violinist wit...
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Exterior of St. Vincent's hospital, with horses and carriages.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Peter Juris, seated, and Frank Faust, standing, in front of a painted backdrop. They are both wearing suits.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard showing the general layout of the controls for the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (MT2).
Description: Photographic postcard of a frozen body of water. Ice and snow mostly cover a pond or river, though some open water is visible. Bare trees and a barbed-wire...
Description: Black Hawk Tree in Prairie du Chien Wisconsin. It was rumored that Chief Black Hawk hid within this tree to escape soldiers from Fort Crawford.
Description: View down Oneida Street, looking west, showing City Hall.
Description: Color postcard of the interior of the Lodge at Telemark showing one of the largest stone fireplaces in the world. It is constructed out of 155 tons of nati...
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