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Date: 1930 before
Description: Holiday postcard with Santa Claus at the bedside of a child, handing out toys. There are dolls, a bear, a badminton racket and bird, ball and a toy horse....
Description: Postcard of Castle Rock at Devil's Lake, number 4801 in E.A. Bishop's Wisconsin State Park Series. Caption on back of postcard reads: "Our State Parks now...
Description: Three men ride a dairy cow on a dirt road, while a fourth pulls at the cow's tail. Of the three men, one is holding a tennis racket, one is holding a golf...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Mayville Public School.
Description: View of Profile Rock at Farwell Point on Lake Mendota.
Description: Photographic postcard featuring an illustration of the high school, bordered by a pennant, a baseball bat, golf clubs, rowing oars and tennis rackets.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of the Chateau in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees, shrubs, flowers and grass surround the building. An American flag flies in front and a...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of woman posing with her violin and bow. She wears a large white bow in her hair.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The home of N.W. Harris.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Mississippi River shoreline.
Description: Postcard of outdoor photograph of funeral and tent/morgue from the Cherry Mine disaster. Writing reads: "#37 Cherry Mine Horror Showing Morgue Dunham Photo...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view of the exterior of the Methodist Church.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin Central railroad station.
Date: 1936 before
Description: The porch at Warner's Resort, at Plum Lake.
Description: Colorized postcard of the Brodhead High School. A student stands on the lawn in front, with many trees surrounding the building.
Description: Indoor group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Luell's Orchestra consisting of five men. Each member holds an instrument and there are several oth...
Description: Chief Whirling Thunder, Riverview Guide of a boat named Black Hawk, which appears to be near the Wisconsin Dells. Back of postcard has the name H. J. Knipp...
Description: View of the Rock River with the Northwestern Railroad Bridge in the foreground and Beloit in the background.
Description: Postcard featuring an outdoor view of St. Rose Roman Catholic Church, and an inset of the interior.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Milwaukee's first mail truck, here referred to as an "auto car." The date comes from a similar postcard that is postmarked.
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