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Description: Fred Raemisch, 16, of 2234 E. Johnson Street, sitting in his championship soap box derby car, #41. This was the first official soap box derby held in Madis...
Description: Rear view of three soap box derby racers whizzing down West Wilson Street.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: This map shows numbered wards and plots, labelled streets, and parks in green.
Date: 1904 before
Description: Wisconsin's Third Capitol building seen from across the road, with fountain near a gate, which has sculptures on top of the columns. The grounds are surrou...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Exterior of Marshall Academy.
Description: An exterior view of Trameri's Bar at 625 West Main Street.
Description: This map shows roads, railroads, and location of Keyes Springs, now part of Monona. The map reads: "L.S. Smith, c.e., del. May, 1905" and "For further info...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealership operated by general agent J.G. Coleman. Built in 1898, with a frontage on Blount Street of 40 feet and 116...
Description: A group of sixth graders, from Lowell School, are shown with a Northwest Airlines plane at Madison's municipal airport as a part of their study of transpor...
Description: 1300 University Avenue. Exterior of building from across the street, with trees lining the sidewalk. In front of the building, on the left, is a curved dri...
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: The sun is setting in the distance with three small boats docked at the pier.
Description: Ford truck outside in the rain at the Madison Packing Company, located at 307 West Johnson Street.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of Matthew Witt's Photography Studio. A woman is barely visible standing in the doorway, under the awning. Framed photographs are on display...
Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 100 block of State Street. Businesses include: Brathaus, The Perfume Shop, Lou's Tobacco Bar, Pattie Wago...
Description: A crowd watches as drafted men leave Madison via the Chicago Northwestern railroad station.
Description: Lewis Arms hugs Helen Berry playfully. He is wearing his Navy uniform.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: This map shows plat of the town, city limits, numbered blocks and lots, wards, local streets, roads, railroads, capitol square, Vilas Park, Edgewood Academ...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A view looking west up the 500 block of East Wilson Street. Left to right are the Cardinal Hotel, 416-18 East Wilson Street; Lake City House, 502 East Wil...
Description: Colored map encompassing all of Madison in great detail. The Wisconsin State Capitol is located at the center, with Lake Mendota in background and Lake Mo...
Description: Exterior view of the Kayser Inc. Lincoln-Mercury Sales and Service building at 1501 Monroe Street.
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