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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elkhorn House.
Description: View from town of the road leading out of town towards fields and low hills. On the left at the curb is a fire hydrant and a Red Crown Gasoline gas pump. A...
Description: This map shows the Fox River, Lake Winnebago, city wards, lot and block numbers, landownership, selected buildings, railroads, and roads. There are three i...
Date: date unknown
Description: Fifth Avenue with horse-drawn carts, automobiles and pedestrians crowding the broad street. Text on grill of vehicle in center of photograph is "Buick." Si...
Description: "The camera looks to the new subdivision and beyond."
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: View of the intersection of East Washington Avenue at Butler Street. The offices of the Capital Times newspaper are visible.
Description: View from behind of Lewis Arms riding his 1946 Harley-Davidson Flathead motorcycle on the sidewalk of the 1800 block of Beld Street. On the back of his ja...
Description: Wagon toll bridge. There is a building on the left, and a man is sitting on a bench on the right side of the road leading onto the bridge.
Description: Narrow red lines show principal secondary highways. Green circles shows points of historical interest. Green triangles show Indian mounds and Indian villag...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A view of a residential street with trees lining the street partially obscuring the houses and a public building or church in the background. Utility poles...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: View of an approaching group of soldiers coming up a road. A captain flanked by a lieutenant on the right is leading the group of soldiers from the 310th U...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: Slightly elevated view from lawn of a large crowd of African American men and women walking down a sidewalk. Cars are driving along the tree-lined road in...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Elevated view over University Avenue towards the northeast of Bascom Hall and Lake Mendota on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Chemistry Bui...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View down road of mass-produced residential housing with farm in background.
Description: Elevated view looking north towards Menomonie, the Knapp, Stout and Company lumber mills.
Description: View down a Petrograd (St. Petersburg) street with the Church of the Resurrection in the background.
Description: Street view at sunrise, looking uphill towards commercial buildings.
Description: Three rural mail carriers pose with their horses and buggies in front of the Montello Post Office. Postmaster (Dr.) Edward A. Bass stands in the backgroun...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Elevated view of railroad tracks and several houses. Several railroad employees are doing repair work on the tracks, and one man is riding on a handcar. Be...
Description: Wisconsin Governor Tommy G. Thompson waves from a Harley Davidson motorcycle as he rides on John Nolen Drive. Lake Monona and the Wisconsin State Capitol b...
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