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Postcard

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.

Date: 1903 

Description: A restored early Mitchell originally manufactured in Racine. The color postcard was an advertisement of the Moore Oil Company of Milwaukee. The Mitchell Co...

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: House and retail stores lining Main Street.

Postcard

Ceylon Building

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: The Ceylon Building from the water, from the Columbian Exposition in Chicago. The building was later purchased by J.J. Mitchell and converted to a private...

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Ox Bow on the Kewaunee River.

Postcard

Holy Hill

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of Holy Hill and Hillside Hotel.

Date: 1908-06-12 

Description: Colorized postcard looking down hill of the Fox River through the trees. A bridge spans the river and piles of lumber are on the shoreline.

Postcard

Back of Mills

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of elevated view of the back of mills lining the bridge. Coal kilns are below the hand-drawn arrow at top right. "Sawmills, gristmill...

Postcard

Wedding Portrait

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wedding studio portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Leo Haak posing in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of the pump double inlet pipe for a Lawson Military Tractor 2 (MT2). Some further details of the engine are visible as well.

Postcard

Fort Crawford

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the ruins of the guardhouse used in 1883. The roof was burned off.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Chicago & Northwestern Railway Passenger Station, which was at the end of Wisconsin Avenue. The station has a clock tower and an arched entrance. On the b...

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Main Street.

Postcard

Brighton Beach

Date:  date unknown

Description: Scene at Brighton Beach. View of the lake and shoreline from what appears to be a wooden walkway across the water. A man is rowing a rowboat nearby. Boats...

Postcard

Park Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Park Street, looking toward Lake Mendota. A portion of the Wisconsin Historical Society can be seen on the righthand side of the photo.

Postcard

Downtown Beloit

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of downtown Beloit.

Postcard

Farmer with Cows

Date: 1910-02 

Description: Farmer and two cows standing outside near a barn in winter.

Postcard

The Word Peace

Date: 1986-07-06 

Description: Caption on back, "Sign at the entry to Offutt AFB in Bellevue, Nebraska where the Strategic Air Command (SAC) headquarters and targeting operations are loc...

Date: 1936 before

Description: The porch at Warner's Resort, at Plum Lake.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the Wisconsin Masonic Home and Farm on Highway 18, thirty miles west of Milwaukee.

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