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Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of the exterior of the Ringling Mansion.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Clark Street, Stevens Point, looking toward the east.
Description: A view of Main street, looking east from Fourth Street. It is interesting to note that "The Largest Whiskey House" saloon is located next door to a drug st...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Street looking east from the River Bridge.
Description: Three young women, one of them holding child on the fence, line up along the opposite side of a fence to look at a herd of pigs. They are all smiling. On t...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of building, with a flag flying from the roof. The street has parked cars and pedestrians.
Date: 1931 before
Description: Fishermen from the Frank Braeger fishing tugboat are standing for a group portrait in front of their fishing nets on Jones Island.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Mississippi River shoreline.
Description: A colorized postcard depicting a log jam scene with industrial buildings in the background.
Description: Grand Avenue (now Wisconsin Avenue). Statue is in center foreground with trees around it, as well as a road and church to the left and other buildings to t...
Description: The Milwaukee Street Bridge and the Chicago & Northwestern Railway Station.
Description: Photographic postcard view of the aftermath of a train wreck. Survivors and onlookers are gathered on and around the railroad tracks.
Description: Color postcard of the Main Street Shopping Center. A food market, a drug store and Post Office can be seen.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the city of Rice Lake with a lumber yard in the foreground, a railroad and Rice Lake at left.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: View of a bridge with several buildings in the background.
Date: 1911-01-25 before
Description: Photomontage of a winter scene with men fishing on a frozen lake. Two men pull on the line attached to the fish's mouth, while one holds an axe above its h...
Description: View of the plant and residential area, with smokestacks.
Description: Six men wearing black jackets and hats stand proudly in front of a giant catfish. The catfish rests on the bed of a horse-drawn sled. The text in the upper...
Date: 1949 before
Description: Photomontage of a man riding three giant potatoes, which are resting on a flatbed horse-drawn cart. A group of three onlookers stare up at the man. Black t...
Description: Randolph and Dearborn Streets crowded with people, streetcars, and horse-drawn vehicles.
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