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Postcard

County Jail

Date: 1906 

Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the County Jail surrounded by a lawn. A sidewalk leads to wide stone steps that rise up to an arched entrance. The...

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Description: View of the lake-side of the hotel, but primarily the land between the hotel and the lake. A gazeebo or porch stands on the left of the image, and several...

Date: 1912 

Description: Two men, one wearing overalls and one wearing suspenders, stand on top of a mound of giant potatoes. A large cart drawn by two horses carries the potatoes...

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Description: Printed postcard distributed to automobile purchasers by the Warner Instrument Co. of Beloit, Wisconsin, founded by Arthur P. Warner, inventor of the magne...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Wausau, Wisconsin.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Fort Howard Hospital. Within a year after the United States troops landed on the west bank of the Fox River in August, 1816. Dr. Beaumont lived in this hou...

Postcard

Castle Rock

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of Castle Rock with trees all around the base. Text in upper right corner, "Castle Rock, Camp Douglas, Wis."

Postcard

King Street

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard of King Street as seen from the Capitol grounds.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Equitable Fraternal Union, home office building.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: State Normal School. A distant view of the campus.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of a dormitory at Wisconsin State Normal College.

Postcard

Main Hall

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Main Hall at Lawrence College.

Postcard

Hotel Fortney

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of Hotel Fortney, with a horse-drawn stagecoach parked outside.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Two views of the State Tuberculosis Sanatorium.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Road in downtown Camp Douglas.

Postcard

Monkey Island

Date: 1959 

Description: Monkey Island, a popular attraction at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). It was built in the 1930s as a WPA project and modeled after one in the Hagen...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Colorized image of Chautauqua Grounds on Lake Monona, near Madison.

Date: 1905 after

Description: Color image of courthouse with a large tree in front. View taken at an angle to the building from across the street. Horse-drawn carriages are on the roa...

Date: 1910-04-18 

Description: Emil Seidel (left) stands in front of his house. Other adults and children can also be seen. He was the first Socialist Mayor of Milwaukee.

Date: 1945 

Description: Linen-type postcard depicting Outagamie County Court House. This view was issued by the Curt Teich company in 1945, the year in which Joseph R. McCarthy,...

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