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Description: Postcard of an empty bar and lounge. In the foreground are a number of circular seating areas of booths along a mirrored wall. The bar runs along the right...
Description: Photographic postcard of St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church. Trees appear to the left and right.
Description: Exterior of the 2nd Ward School, a brick two-story school.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Two buildings: a post ofice and a livery stable/feed store. A man is exiting the post office. Sign on livery stable reads: "Livery Feed and Sale Stable."
Date: 1980 ca.
Description: Elevated view of two polar bears in their enclosure at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). A crowd is gathered behind the fence, and in the far backgroun...
Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman in "native" Bosnian costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set created as a...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of two unidentified men in front of a painted backdrop standing for their studio portrait. They are both dressed in suits and t...
Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of the Lakewoods Family Resort on Lake Namekagon. All modern housekeeping cottages with an indoor heated swimming pool.
Description: Photographic postcard of Main Street looking west. The street is unpaved and lined with many stores. Signs advertising hardware, meat, flour and many other...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of three men standing in front of a painted backdrop. They are all wearing suits, and the man in the center has white shoes.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Front view of Masonic temple.
Description: Photographic postcard of the toll bridge that spans the Wisconsin River. Part of the bridge is covered. Several men stand along the railing. A sign warns "...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Nashotah Mission, Lewis Hall. Side view with automobile parked in front of building.
Date: 1930 before
Description: Holiday postcard with Santa Claus to the left of a blazing brick fireplace with three stockings hanging from the mantle. He is holding a stocking in his le...
Description: Exterior view of walkway with a rustic gate leading up to the front entrance of a log cabin at King's Lodge on Moose Lake.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A group of men standing on the sidewalk outside a local business. The sign on the far left of the image is for a restaurant, and the other buildings furthe...
Description: Group of people in a large model launch with an American flag on Lake Mendota near the University of Wisconsin-Madison boat house.
Description: View from river of Fountain City's shoreline with bluffs in the background.
Description: Photographic postcard view across road of the creamery. The entrance is on the left and a loading dock is on the right.
Description: Photographic postcard of exterior view from street of the stone hotel on a corner. Large awnings are over the first floor windows. Decorative ironwork is o...
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