Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Exterior view of one of the first Pawling & Harnischfeger machine shops. The building was built in 1886 on the corner of South First Street and East Oregon...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Photograph postcard view of a house and water tower surrounded by shrubs and trees.
Description: Theresa Fireman's Picnic Parade.
Description: Exterior view of a 10-ton type "A" semi-gantry crane at the Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Co. foundry yard. The crane is stamped with the text "Pawling & Ha...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View down center of street looking west along James Street. There are pedestrians and two horse-drawn carriages on the street.
Description: Exterior view of a Pawling & Harnischfeger 3-ton traveling electric monorail hoist located at James B. Clow & Sons. The cab is stamped "Capacity 6,000 Lbs....
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: View down Rock River towards a covered bridge near another bridge, with factories and the city in the background.
Description: View across street towards the U.S. Post Office located at 215 Monona Avenue.
Description: View down Main Street, a dirt road with horses and buggies and a wooden walkway. There is a brick building in the left foreground, with houses further down...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: View from sidewalk of a police officer walking near cars parked at an angle along the curb at parking meters. A large group of police officers are standing...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Wilson Dam under construction. Three large cranes can be seen on the dam over the Tennessee River.
Description: View of Wistaria Lodge, an early American residence, built in 1733. Also known as the Caleb Gardner House, the building features a central entrance and ch...
Description: A man stands in the water next to the conveyor belt that transports cranberries into the truck.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Men and women ascend a staircase toward a shoe store as horses and carriages travel along the street below. The sign on the store reads, "Victor LaFrance R...
Description: U.S. Post Office, located at 215 Monona Avenue.
Description: Exterior view from left rear of two men sitting in a wagon pulled by a team of two horses down an unpaved road. Location identified as probably looking nor...
Description: View down a busy street lined with storefronts including two drugstores, an eatery, a combination jeweler/optician, and an ice cream shop. Automobiles par...
Description: A man is sitting in an International delivery truck for the "H.C. Co. Limited". The "International" emblem is on the front side of the truck and the compan...
Date: 1944 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view of Milwaukee Vinegar Works and Red Star Yeast Company.
Description: View from unpaved road of the "Home Hotel", a two-story wood frame building with a balcony and a porch. Several flowers are planted in the garden and in po...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2017 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706