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Description: The card certifies that the Old Abe Centennial Portrait printed by J.O. Barrett is really Old Abe. It includes the governor's signature it states the photo...
Description: Several men, some of whom may be railroad workers, posed in front of a Minnesota and St. Paul wood-burning engine at a train crossing. The town post offic...
Description: Prospectus for the Madison Female Seminary, then operated by Joseph C. Pickard.
Description: Military parade on Main Street honoring President Grover Cleveland's visit to Madison. Soldiers of the University Battalion are marching on West Main Stree...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Elavated view across Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, with tree-lined paths. Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) is on top of the hi...
Description: Group portrait of family and guests at A.E. Proudfit's silver wedding anniversary party, which took place at the Morris residence.
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: East wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol building (second in Madison) photographed from the U.S. Hotel building which was located at the corner of Ea...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Detail of the photograph of the Third Capitol showing the North Wing addition completed in 1883. Designed by D.R. Jones, the North and South additions were...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Winter view of the Wisconsin State Hospital For The Insane (Mendota Mental Health Institute).
Description: Our Svaiour's Church, 13 South Hancock Street. (Hancock Street and E. Washington Avenue).
Description: Advertisement for the Madison Brewery operated from John Rodermund that appeared in the 1858 City Directory.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Petticoat knitted of yellow, pink, blue, black, and white wool yarn, with a ribbon belt.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Elevated view towards the northwest across West Washington Avenue of the Congregationalist Church. Main Hall (now Bascom Hall) of the University of Wiscons...
Description: A family, perhaps that of D.W. Bronson, is posed by the picket fence in their yard. Two of the women hold small books. A tree stump in the foreground serve...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: A family poses in a yard around a table. The grandmother appears to have an embroidery hoop in her lap. In the background on the right is a grindstone. Fur...
Description: Winter view down Capitol Avenue, possibly in Maple Bluff.
Description: A bearded man stands with a cane in a field. Behind him are large haystacks, a barn with a cupola and a house in front of a forested area.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Intersection of King and East Main streets photographed by John S. Fuller from the Wisconsin State Capitol roof, about 1860-1863. In the foreground two st...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Tree-lined dirt road on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Extension Building can be seen in the far left distance.
Description: Exterior view of the Hausmann Brewing Company's Malt House, 1603 Sherman Avenue.
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