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Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Nellie Faust, who is wearing a dress with a large sash belt.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Main Street on the Capitol Square.
Description: Central High School.
Description: Bridge and Lagoon in Tenney Park. Sender of the postcard has written "Lover's Lane Bridge". A wooded area is visible in the background, while the bridge a...
Description: Madison General Hospital, showing the original unit of what eventually became a large complex of additions. Demolished 1963-1964 prior to construction of...
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two women, with arms linked, standing in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Charles Meyer, Sr., James Gorman and an unidentified man, all wearing suits, posing in front of a painted backdrop. They hav...
Description: Photographic postcard of an old Indian trail marker, a twisted tree, as seen on top of Blue Mounds. Text below reads "Old Indian Trail Marker, Top of Blue...
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of three women, one seated in the center with her arms crossed and two standing behind her on both sides. The se...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of three men, two seated and one standing in front of a painted backdrop.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of King Street as seen from the Capitol grounds.
Description: Photographic postcard of view across muddy road of a man wearing a suit and standing on the porch of the two-story Hotel and Feed Barn. Two signs next to h...
Date: 1909 before
Description: Postcard depicting one of the four Prairie du Chien stone gateways that stood at the four corner entrances to the Capitol Park. More elaborate gates topped...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Woman's Club Building, 240 West Gilman Street. Built from 1904 to 1908, the building was designed by J.K. Cady, architect.
Description: Sunset over Lake Mendota.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Colorized aerial view of isthmus looking northwest over the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a profile view of a cecropia moth, Hylophora Cecropia, on a potted geranium.
Date: 1908 before
Description: Aerial view of Camp Randall Stadium on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Top image on Place File card.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Colorized depiction of City Hall, 2 West Mifflin Street.
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...
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