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Description: Exterior view from street of former home of historian and writer H. E. Cole, located at 908 Ash Street.
Description: Exterior view from the west of University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agriculture on a hill on campus.
Description: View of Harper's Ferry, showing the pontoon bridge and bridge (extreme left) which was destroyed in 1861.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Close-up of the back end of a cement truck.
Description: View from sidewalk of cars parked along Brady Street. Storefronts and a church are visible.
Date: 1911 before
Description: View from Lake Mendota of the University of Wisconsin-Madison lower campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is behind the boathouse, with the domed Bascom...
Description: Train stopped at the Ferryville depot. The caption reads, "Limited Going 50 Miles."
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of a man sitting in a buggy drawn by a horse wearing a fly-net. Behind him is an automobile with two men leaning against the side. Al...
Description: View of the doors of the back of a police vehicle. An American flag sticker is visible in the window.
Description: Children riding the carousel (merry-go-round) at Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo), donated by the citizens of the Madison area. A stone bridge is in the ba...
Description: Right side view of locomotive engine no. 1400, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
Description: Elevated view of the central business district. The Avoca Cooperative Company is on the street corner on the left. Three men congregate near a car parked a...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Exterior of Chicago and Northwestern railway depot.
Description: View of railroad tracks near a railroad station on the left and a residential road on the right. There is a row of utility lines leading into the far dista...
Description: Members of United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 248 paraded on Wisconsin Avenue to draw attention to the fact that employees of the Packer Packing...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Syl stands holding an umbrella near an unidentified boy who is leaning on a bicycle on the edge of a cobblestone street. Storefronts are along the street o...
Description: A crowd of students and townspeople seated on the grass at the Memorial Union terrace to hear a concert by the University of Wisconsin summer session band.
Description: A moving train departs the Ferryville depot. Two men are near wooden boxes and containers. Four girls sit on the ground near the platform, and one of them...
Description: Composite photograph of a trolley traversing Hillsboro's Main Street. Hillsboro did not actually have a streetcar; the image of the trolley was taken from...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a steamer at Point Douglas going upstream on the Mississippi River.
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