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Description: Outdoor portrait of a young man standing in front of a field of corn. His hands are resting behind him on his lower back. He is wearing a cap, shirt and kn...
Date: 1908-11-20 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of dramatic night fire, with ruins and figures in silhouette. Written on the photograph is "One A.M." and "Loss $50,000."
Description: Exterior view of the Turner Opera Hose with the Manitowoc County Courthouse in the background. Horses pull a wagonload of hay at right.
Description: A group portrait of former members of "Quantrell's Band" at a reunion.
Description: Two women standing outdoors in front of trees and a blooming bush of flowers, probably hydrangeas, and playing violins. On the back of the print of this im...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Nashotah Mission bell tower.
Description: Black and white postcard of the Mill Dam. The water is running over the dam from the left and becoming rapids on the right. There is a wooded shoreline on...
Description: Postcard of the excursion boat the "Chippewa" docked in Bayfield, before taking passengers to the Apostle Islands. Two ducks can be seen swimming in the fo...
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: Railroad loading platform with a Gurney Refrigerator Company plant in the far background. On the far left a man pulls a hand cart, in the center a man sits...
Description: Exterior of the Third Ward School, a brick three-story school surrounded by a lawn.
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...
Description: Photographic postcard view up the Wisconsin River near the foot of Grandfather Falls, which falls 90 feet in 1 1/2 miles.
Description: Postcard featuring a photograph of a man sitting behind the wheel of a tractor, likely an experimental model. The photo was part of a file containing Allis...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Yellow River Bridge. A horse-drawn wagon full of hay is crossing the bridge. Houses and trees can be seen on the far side of t...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Bruce Tourist Camp. A dirt road curves into the camp, there is a large sign at the entrance, and cabins, picnic tables and man...
Description: John Virnig, Sr., harness maker, grips the handle of a two wheeled hand cart as he poses on the sidewalk in a neighborhood. He is wearing a hat, shirt and...
Description: A woman demonstrates the visual characteristics apparent at the Wonder Spot.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: John Kaminski of Milwaukee in his World War I pilot's uniform.
Description: Exterior view of a high school with multiple figures standing in front of it.
Description: A man watches deer eating grass. There is also a turkey on the right.
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