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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: date unknown
Description: Colorized image of the wooden walkway at the fern garden in Cold Water Canyon of the Wisconsin Dells.
Description: Photographic postcard of Crystal Chandeliers above the Lake Bridge in the Cave of the Mounds. A group of visitors stand on a wooden walkway underneath the...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Appleton Theatre on Oneida Street.
Description: Damage caused by a tornado to a barn near Reseburg. The caption notes that the farm was rented and that "moonshine" was being made there. Some locals at t...
Description: Exterior view of the factory.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view of industrial sector from the cotton mill tower. Two churches are in the background.
Description: A restored early Mitchell originally manufactured in Racine. The color postcard was an advertisement of the Moore Oil Company of Milwaukee. The Mitchell Co...
Description: A draw bridge in Princeton.
Description: Color postcard view of Soldier's Monument.
Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company featuring a color illustration of a man operating a self-rake reaper pulled by a horse in a field i...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Hand-colored postcard view from across street towards the Chippewa Falls High School on North Bridge Street.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A view of Main Street, looking north.
Description: Waldheim Park Sanatorium boat house.
Description: A view down a dirt street in the business district.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Buildings along Walworth Street.
Description: Colorized postcard view through trees towards the Rock River, with a railroad bridge running across it in the distance. Beyond are factories and commercial...
Description: View of the East Hill, from the Depot Grounds.
Description: Postcard depicting men and women office workers taking a break in a celebratory mode. The original caption reads at the bottom "We are taking a day off."
Description: Colorized postcard view of a park in a central business district. There is a fountain, a statue, and benches along the walkway.
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