Artist's rendering of an elevated view of the first kindergarten, with children and a teacher gathered in front of the building. There are inset portraits of Carl Schurz and Margarethe Schurz on the sides of the postcard.
from the back of the card: "Mrs. Carl Schurz, the wife of the noted german american statesman, established the first Kindergarten consisting of six children, in Watertown, Wis. in the year 1856. The model which served for this photograph had been carved by members of the Erzgebirverein "Tobakstann" Milwaukee, Wis."
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