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Date: 1903 

Description: Billie Burke carries a tea tray as the servant girl in the operetta The Dutchess of Dantzic which premiered in October 1903 at the Lyric Theatre in...

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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:  date unknown

Description: Valentine's Day postcard of woman sitting on the beach with Cupid standing behind her with arrows. She is wearing a bathing costume and cap. The clouds in...

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Harmonica Class

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of outdoor group portrait of the 7th and 8th grade harmonica (mouth organ) class. Sherwin Gillett's son Lorin is identified with an "...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across what may be a metal roof towards a crowd of men looking at a collapsed structure of steel girders. The men are dressed in winter coats and hats...

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Hotel Barron

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard from street of the exterior view of a hotel, mostly obscured by trees. A horse and carriage with its driver and passengers is parked...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a group of children. They are posed as a mock wedding party. The bride carries a bouquet and wears a circlet of flowers in her hair. The...

Date: 1908 

Description: Holiday postcard of Santa Claus, wearing his traditional red, fur trimmed suit and hat, and black belt. He has a sack full of toys and is placing them on a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of a young boy, standing on the seat of an ornately carved chair. He is wearing a checkered outfit with stockings and shoes. Hi...

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Wedding Portrait

Date:  date unknown

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of two girls on the occasion of their graduation. They are dressed in white dresses with bows in their hair, cor...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: In a studio "gag" portrait, two men sit at a table playing cards in front of a painted backdrop. Both are showing their hands and smoking cigars. Each man...

Date: 1912 

Description: John Kaminski (who can barely be seen here in his Lincoln Beachey checkered cap), his mechanic, and onlookers attempting to ready his Curtiss pusher for fl...

Date: 1910 

Description: Photomontage of two men in a rowboat, one of whom is attempting to spear a giant fish with a forked spear, while the other is drinking out of a jug labeled...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A smiling grandfather has his arm around a toddler granddaughter. A toddler boy is standing next to them. They are surrounded by chickens, and behind them...

Date: 1909 

Description: Photographic postcard of the Middleton family dog, Tootsie, dressed as a nurse, attending to Tommy the cat, who rests in a doll cradle. A bottle of "Catnip...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Mary Gorman and Amanda Faust in front of a painted backdrop. They are wearing dark dresses with light collars.

Date: 1930-10-07 

Description: Colorized postcard of the exterior and lawns of the Door-Kewaunee Normal School and its dormitory. Street view of the school with a few small trees lining...

Date: 1907 

Description: Holiday postcard showing Santa Claus peeking around a curtain to look in on two girls sleeping in a bed. Their clothes are draped over the footboard. Santa...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the Aniwa Mercantile Company building (1903), housing Block and Krom's Store. A horse-drawn cart is parked in front of the store a...

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