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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A view of City Hall, erected in 1883.
Description: Front facade of the three-story brick U.S. Post Office with bell tower. An American flag flies above of the building. Three men stand next to a telephone p...
Date: 1905 after
Description: South entrance; a car with two people is crossing the bridge. Stone lions flank the bridge on each corner. A lighthouse is in the background.
Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman from Sweden (Dalarne) in "native" Swedish costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nati...
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of Balance Rock, a formation in Devil's Lake State Park. A tree is visible to the right and the lake, trees, bluffs and sky appear in th...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Postcard view of three men on an elevated walk on an icy pier near the shoreline. A women and young boy stand on the pier below the walk. There is a lighth...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a view under the wing of a Lawson Military Tractor 2 (MT2) in flight. Below is a field and beyond are buildings and a body of wate...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Cedarburg across water.
Description: Exterior view of the First Methodist Church.
Description: View of Main Street when it was a dirt road. A church is visible in the background, and telephone poles stand on the left side.
Description: View down Main Street with a hotel and other businesses lining the road.
Description: View of the exterior of Le Chateau Boutin during peak fall color.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of the first Brown County Courthouse.
Description: The Old Mission Congregational Church. The church was built in 1832 for a mission founded by Frederick Ayer in 1830. It is said to be the oldest Protestant...
Description: An Indian man and boy in native garb stand on High Rock with the Wisconsin River in the background. The man is pointing towards the left and holding a bow...
Description: Photomontage of a giant fish laying on the back of a flatbed horse-drawn cart. A man is standing on top of the fish, holding the reins of the two horses. T...
Description: The postcard caption is in error in its reference to Lake Park, which is distantly located from this street. Possibly Highland Park was intended. A secon...
Description: Exterior of the Prairie Farm Creamery with horse-drawn wagons in front.
Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the house at 1814 Rutledge Street, built by Willard Droster.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Winnebago Indian Mission School of the Evangelical and Reformed Church. This boarding school for Indian children was established in 1917 near Black River F...
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