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Date: 1931 before
Description: The tower of the building is on the right, with flag poles at various peaks on the roof. On the right is a building with classical style pillars.
Description: Wisconsin's first air fatality was P.C. Davis, an exhibition pilot from Chicago, who died as a result of injuries sustained during an aerial performance in...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul railroad depot.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: View of Main Street.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of an elevated view of the Round Bridge, part of the C.M. and St. Paul RR. A factory and dam are in the background and dwellings are on...
Description: View of ice coated pier and lighthouse along the shore of Lake Michigan.
Description: Division Street looking south in Mauston.
Description: Color postcard of a covered bridge at Stonefield Village with a horse bus passing through it.
Description: Print advertising the Milwaukee Industrial Exposition, which went from September 1st to October 16th, 1886. Entire building with flags flying from almost...
Description: The Grand Hotel.
Description: Hand-colored view of the White House resort at Cedar Lake. The view is across water towards two buildings on a wooded hill, and a dock with boats, and a bo...
Description: Photomontage of two giant heads of lettuce/cabbage resting on a flatbed railroad car. The side of the car is imprinted with, "L.S. & M.S. 26 D23," showing...
Description: State Street in Medford.
Description: Photographic postcard of a scene from the Apostle Island Indian Pageant. Two children sit aboard a covered wagon pulled by a pair of steers while two men,...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the Falls Bridge and surrounding buildings.
Description: Harbor full of steamboats. The shoreline is bustling with people walking amidst the buildings, piers and bridges.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of the Portage Canal and the canal docks.
Description: Postcard of the "Indian Head," or profile, a geological rock formation on the shore of Presque Isle or Stockton Island, part of the Apostle Islands. A sail...
Date: 1910 before
Description: Juneau Park. Statue is on the of a hill near a road. At the bottom of the hill are railroad tracks, trains, and a station. The city is visible in the backg...
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: View of the hotel, with several cars parked on both sides of the hotel. Pedestrians stroll the sidewalks.
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