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Date: 1870 before
Description: Stereograph; looking down a wide, tree-lined dirt road. A fence is visible behind the tree line on the right.
Date: 1896-08-27 ca.
Description: View of Madison from across Lake Monona at Turville's Woods.
Description: The Killbourne residence, the home of E. B. Kilbourne, 927 Superior Avenue.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereograph; view of store and adjoining buildings, Wisconsin and Milwaukee Streets. A large statue of a bird sits atop the store in the right of the imag...
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Remains of building foundations after a large fire. The firefire was believed to be incendiary in origin, arising from a feud between owners over land clai...
Description: Team of oxen pulling a wagon in front of Schuette Brothers store grain warehouse on a muddy Jay Street. The man standing with the oxen is likely Fred Wilke...
Description: Elevated view of Ceresco taken from Seward's hill.
Date: 1861-04-20 ca.
Description: Elevated stereograph view of the Great Union Meeting at the New York City Union Square.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: The J. H. Kelby house, on Wisconsin and 8th Streets.
Description: Front of house with white fence. Man, young child, and dog stand in front of fence.
Description: Exterior view of Charles Pfeifer's Drugstore, founded in 1858. From left to right are Charles Pfeifer, Fred Pfeifer, Mrs. Adam Heeb, Fulda Pfeifer, Mrs. Ch...
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: A view of the facade and side of the Morris Pratt Institute. The roof line has an ornate iron railing running around its perimeter and the railings on the...
Description: Archway erected at State and Mifflin Streets to celebrate Admiral George Dewey's victory over the Spanish fleet at Manila Bay during the Spanish-American W...
Description: Interior view with dome visible. A long counter takes up the lower right of the image, and at the left is a white barrier wall, next to a decorated column....
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: A depiction of Jerusalem on the day of Jesus' crucifixion. In the foreground is a crowd of people, animals, and tents. There is also a group of solders wi...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Log jam on a high-water river, probably the Ice Gorge of 1876.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: View of the jail which reads "Jail for Ashland County, Ashland, Wis. Conover & Porter, Architects."
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: View across Park Street towards the northwest of the new Science Hall, shortly after its completion on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Part of...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the high school, built in 1897.
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