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Description: View of the central business district, with unidentified businesses, some with false fronts. Automobiles and a truck are parked along the sidewalk. A man a...
Description: The ruins of a railroad depot after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War.
Description: Front view of Madison Theatre, 111 Monona Avenue, with the Madison Theater building and Jimmy Dodge's restaurant. On the left is the temporary location of...
Description: Candid outdoor portrait of Lutie E. Stearns, signed on the back: "yours unto death and after."
Description: Exterior of residence, parochial school, and church. There is a mailbox in the foreground.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A Spanish-American War cannon sits on the lawn of the Lucius Fairchild mansion, located on West Wilson Street. The cannon was later moved to Camp Randall o...
Description: View of Mackinac Island from a boat offshore. There are two large wooden piers with warehouses, and a beach on the right. Commercial buildings line the wat...
Description: View of the Fox River. A railroad track on the right bank extends toward buildings of the city.
Description: Group portrait of 21 nurses, standing on the steps in front of Alumni Hall, 1100 Delaphaine Court, at St. Mary's Hospital. They graduated from St. Mary's H...
Description: A view of the central business district. A creamery on the left. A house on the right with a woman in a rocking chair and two children in front. Some men s...
Description: A retail street with the Terry Amerpohl Department Company, Will J. Smith — Rexall drugstore, a furniture store, and a church. A horse and buggy is parked...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of an expanse of Great Plains farm country. City buildings can be seen beyond fields.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: View across Bascom Hill of the Music Hall and Library on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Exterior view from street of a house in a residential neighborhood. A carport or porte-cochere is on the left of the front porch. Two women stand in the ya...
Description: Three mules walk in front of a building in Draarhsek, Phila, South Africa.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A group of soldiers from the 310th United States Army Engineer Corps standing at attention on the left for inspection of American and Russian officers in t...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Color photograph of a man operating a hammer mill powered by a McCormick Super W-4 tractor in the doorway of a barn.
Description: The general store and boat tour ticket selling counter. A man and a dog are posing in the foreground.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of a Native American man dancing and wearing traditional dress and a headdress. A group of younger boys, some wearing traditional dress, watch him fro...
Description: A large group stands on the pier at Fish Creek as a boat leaves. A barn-like warehouse stands on the pier; houses, boathouses, and outbuildings are visible...
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