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Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of man filling a street sprinkler or "water wagon" pulled by two horses near the intersection of First and Main Streets.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: View of an arch erected for the celebration of Admiral George Dewey's naval victory at Manila Bay in the Philippines during the Spanish-American War. Throu...
Description: Color postcard of an elevated view of the Chalet at Mt. Telemark and surrounding area. Many skiers and several ski lifts are visible.
Description: Color postcard of the downtown area on 5th Avenue facing east.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A group of American soldiers stand at attention with their backs to officers of the Allied forces in Siberia, Russia. Some of the officers are: Lieutenant...
Description: Intersection of 4th and Steele Streets facing east. The building in the lower right is the Knipfer building, now Algoma Mercantile. Bunting adorns the Boed...
Description: View of building under construction from a boat on the river.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Railroad station.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Men standing around a puddle alongside a road near a small snowbank. One man bends down on near the puddle with a hammer in his hand. Signs for beer appear...
Description: Letterhead of the Farmers Exchange Bank of Green Bay, Wisconsin, with a three-quarter view of the bank building and people walking on the sidewalk. There a...
Description: Colorized postcard of the old three-story, red brick city hall and firehouse. View of the building's exterior includes a team of horse-drawn fire wagons an...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Crowd gathering near the Montello railroad station waiting for a parade.
Description: The State Street neighborhood.
Description: Washington Street, near the Chicago and Northwestern train depot.
Description: Street and residential neighborhood with Lake Monona in the background. This possibly is the intersection of King, Wilson, and Butler streets.
Description: Bird's-eye view of the Columbian Exposition pavilions from the vantage point of Lake Michigan. Included is an inset of the Union Passenger Station (now Uni...
Description: Lake Shore Road in Somers.
Description: A man operates an International I-14 tractor and Hough street cleaner. The tractor was owned by the city of Santa Barbara. According to the original captio...
Description: A sketch of the sidewheel passenger, Lady Elgin, at her wharf in Chicago, Illinois.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Group of people standing in front of a Soo Line freight car that was used by the railroad to promote hog transportation. This photograph was donated to the...
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