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City Hall

Date: 1962-09-01 

Description: View from street of City Hall and the corner of Clark Street at sundown.

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: Firefighters attempt to extinguish the blaze destroying the Hotel Washington. Most of the building has collapsed.


Description: Aerial view of a full Camp Randall Stadium during half-time of a football game. The band is on the field in formation to spell "UW."


Take Over Newspaper

Date: 1972-07-26 

Description: Individual crouches on the sidewalk against a brick wall in front of the Rennebohms at Lake and State Streets (now Walgreens) hawking Take Over news...


White House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View across street of the White House from the north side. A small crane stands in front of the building, while scaffolding is on the roof. The top of the...

Date: 1865 

Description: The ruins of a railroad depot after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War. Plate 61

Date: 1922-02-22 

Description: View of an ice covered street, trees and houses. Text on back of photograph reads: "Sleet storm of February 22nd & 23rd/22. Looking west from street inters...

Date: 1923 

Description: Photographic postcard of scenes from Alma. Three scenes from areas around Alma show the town along the Mississippi River, an elevated view of the river bet...


Baptist Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of church. Built in 1867, it was dismantled in 1914.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Three men wearing hats sit on top of baled cotton loaded in a wagon. The wagon is led by two horses and travels down a dirt road in what appears to be a c...


Washington Monument

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View across water of the Washington Monument from the Constitution Gardens Pond.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the Gottfried Tower, erected in 1895. A woman walks by the iron tower which features a white Statue of Liberty on top and a band platform ten feet...


Neitzel Barn

Date: 2004 

Description: Jim and Donna Neitzel own this barn at W1734 Hwy TW (Section 5). They purchased it 23 years ago. This barn has been in the Neitzel name for 100 years and w...


Saint Clara Academy

Date: 1846 after

Description: A view of the college and surrounding green space at Saint Clara Academy. Saint Clara Academy moved to River Forest, Illinois in 1922, and since 1970 has g...


Woolen Mills

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a woolen mill.


Homestead Bank

Date:  date unknown

Description: Homestead Bank, a two-story stone and wood building, from across the street.

Date: 1951-04-27 

Description: Bruce Foote sings the National Anthem (note salutes and hands on hearts) at a Marquette University convocation ceremony honoring General Douglas MacArthur....


Public School

Date:  date unknown

Description: The public school, a two-story wooden building, surrounded by a lawn, with a tree and sidewalk in front. A house with a picket fence is next door on the le...

Date: 2008 

Description: In 1934, Cook and Brown Lime and Coal built a super-service station with Art Deco stylings at 420 Division Street, which was previously occupied by a small...


Eben Peck Marker

Date: 1971-05-23 

Description: Bronze historical marker affixed to the back of the Capitol Hotel at 208 King Street on which are the words, "Eben Peck erected Madison's first home on thi...

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