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Description: Photographic postcard of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Trees can be seen to the right and left. Text at the foot reads "M.E. Church, Bloomington, Wis., N...
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of a lake with boathouses along the shore and dwellings in the distance.
Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the Court House. A large belfry is above the arched entranceway.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Photo postcard of an outdoor group portrait of a telephone line crew. The six men are wearing hats and work clothes, and five of the men are wearing belts...
Description: A cyanotype postcard of a bee farmer working in his field.
Description: Photographic postcard shoreline view of a bridge. Two men in hats stand to the far right of the truss bridge looking towards the opposite shore and another...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Exterior of Engineering Building along Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Later this became the Education building.
Description: Color postcard of a view of the Fox River Bridge. Two cars drive across the bridge towards the Fox River Paper Corp.
Description: Photographic postcard of Main Street. Businesses line the street, including the Adams Auto Company Dodge-Plymouth, McBride Equipment Company, and McCormick...
Description: Color postcard of view across water towards the "Nichevo II" ferry for Bayfield-Madeline Island moving through the water and filled with tourists and their...
Date: 1909-04-20 date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of a paddle steamer on the Wisconsin River near Boscobel. Written on the hull of the boat is the text: "Steamer-Grand-Stranded-Near-B...
Description: Colorized view of the exterior of the high school. A bell tower is on the roof.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Still Rock Spa with a group of people gathered on its front porch.
Description: Group of people in a large model launch with an American flag on Lake Mendota near the University of Wisconsin-Madison boat house.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: A man is standing on the platform on the top. This postcard has a handwritten notation on the back:
"One of the first forest protection lookouts erected...
Description: Photographic postcard of an old wooden well. Tulips line the sidewalk near the well. Residential houses, trees and yards are visible in the background.
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: The sternwheel excursion, J.S., taken near Wabasha.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Rock River with trees along the banks. There is a smokestack in the distance.
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view from shoreline of the rock formation in the dalles of the Wisconsin River. A man is paddling a canoe in the foreground. Printed...
Description: A group of six men sitting and standing near a barrier wall at a sporting event with bleachers in the background. They are all wearing jackets and hats, an...
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