Photos and Postcards

This index provides links to photographs and postcards which represent the history, culture and people of Chickasaw County. They are grouped by location and category below.
Links to photos which represent identifiable individual people or single families are found on the Families Index Page.
If you enjoy old photos, you will enjoy this wonderful site, The Snapshot Reunion, set to show two more mystery photos from J. P. Eskildsen's Studio in Lawler.

Bradford

ThumbnailDescriptionYear Contributor or Source Link
Bradford Township Pioneers 1883 & 1919 Alexander and Fairbairn Histories Link
Unidentified School (?) in Bradford Township 1852-1860 Phillip Thomas and 1919 History Link

Chickasaw


ThumbnailDescriptionYear Contributor or Source Link
Grist Mill on Little Cedar River Early 1900s Phillip Thomas and 1919 History Link

Ionia


ThumbnailDescriptionYear Contributor or Source Link
Main Street Ionia Unknown Phillip Thomas Link

Jerico


ThumbnailDescriptionYear Contributor or Source Link
Looking East from Jerico Unknown Jim Johnson Link
Jerico Saw Mill, operated by Martin Nelson, 1873-1935 Unknown Jim Johnson Link
Jerico on a Busy Day Unknown Jim Johnson Link
Gardner Drug Store Soda Fountain Unknown Jim Johnson Link
Powell's Variety Store Unknown Jim Johnson Link
Crane Creek near First Bridge Unknown Jim Johnson Link
Jerico Road Unknown Jim Johnson Link

Lawler


ThumbnailDescriptionYear Contributor or Source Link
Unknown Girl, Lawler Photo Studio Unknown Eskildsen Studio Link

Nashua

ThumbnailDescriptionYear Contributor or Source Link
Nashua Youth 1890-1891 Nashua Reporter, 1942 Link
Nashua Woolen Mills 1919 1919 History Link
Richard Bean's Cabin 1919 1919 History Link
Nashua Power Plant 1916 1919 History Link
South Main Business Block 1919 1919 History Link
Flood, Nashua Dam 1900 Stevens and Staley Families WebsiteLink

New Hampton

ThumbnailDescriptionYear Contributor or Source Link
New Hampton Panoramic c1908 F.J. Bandholtz Link
Downtown 1919 and 1924 1919 History, Leonard Granger, Paul Vasold, Trudi Werner Link
Downtown Estimate 1920-1955 Phillip Thomas Link
Postcards, Swimming Pool, Firemen's Theater, Recker Motel 1917-1931 Phillip Thomas Link
Courthouses 1915-2017 Phillip Thomas Link

General Interest

ThumbnailDescriptionYear Contributor or Source Link
Who Are They? Doloras at the Opera House 1907 Rebecca Richardson Link
Train Depots 1909 Phillip Thomas Link
Bottles 1930s? Phillip Thomas Link
Wanted Poster Postcard 1912 Phillip Thomas Link
Utilities 1916-1946 Phillip Thomas Link
Big Rock 14,000 years ago Anita Eickenhorst Link
Other Postcards 1908-1912 Jim Johnson, Phillip Thomas Link
Miscellaneous 1910-1930s Phillip Thomas Link




Color Postcard

Main Street New Hampton