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Description: Three men sitting on the ground next to a horse-drawn wagon are having lunch. Two of them have jugs; one is holding a cup. All three are wearing work cloth...
Description: Printed postcard distributed to automobile purchasers by the Warner Instrument Co. of Beloit, Wisconsin, founded by Arthur P. Warner, inventor of the magne...
Date: date unknown
Description: Color postcard of the Firehouse interior at Stonefield. The jail is through the rear door on the left.
Date: 1920 before
Description: Elevated view of dam with a bridge further up the river. Various buildings are along the shoreline and on top of the hill on the right.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of St. Nicholas Hospital with a car parked on the street beside it.
Description: The railroad bridge over the Rock River.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Left side profile view of the fuselage of a Lawson Military Tractor 2 (MT2), in a hangar.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of Jefferson Street looking east, with houses on either side.
Description: The Grand Hotel.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Interior view of the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad depot. A man is seated on one of the benches.
Description: The steamer W.W. on the Mississippi River. Numbered 6773.
Description: View across what may be a metal roof towards a crowd of men looking at a collapsed structure of steel girders. The men are dressed in winter coats and hats...
Date: 1955 after
Description: Juneau Park. Front entrance of cabin with a stone chimney on the right.
Description: View down National Avenue. Storefronts line the road, and there are horse-drawn vehicles, pedestrians, and a streetcar.
Description: Two views of Bear Lake. The top is a daylight view with some fall color. The one below is at sunset, with two people in a canoe on the lake.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Milwaukee's first mail truck, here referred to as an "auto car." The date comes from a similar postcard that is postmarked.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Photomontage of a woman reeling in a huge fish. The woman, wearing a skirt, is standing on a dock overlooking a lake. White text in the upper middle portio...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view from riverbank of the Upper Bridge crossing the Rock River into Beloit. A man is in a rowboat in the foreground. In the background...
Description: Chicago & Northwestern Railway Passenger Station. Side view with two horses standing next to station.
Description: The bridge across Rock River.
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