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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Hand-colored, postcard view of the University of Wisconsin Dairy Barn.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Children on pony rides at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo)
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Park Hotel, located on the Capitol Square.
Description: Mother lion cradling her cub at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo).
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Bridge and Lagoon in Tenney Park. Sender of the postcard has written "Lover's Lane Bridge". A wooded area is visible in the background, while the bridge a...
Description: Monkey Island, a popular attraction at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). It was built in the 1930s as a WPA project and modeled after one in the Hagen...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Scene at Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo) showing bear pits.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Middleton family cat sleeping in a doll carriage under a crocheted baby blanket, wearing a matching bonnet.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: View of the lagoon at Tenney Park. In the background, a bridge is visible over the lagoon.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Madison and the four lakes region.
Description: Park Street, looking toward Lake Mendota. A portion of the Wisconsin Historical Society can be seen on the righthand side of the photo.
Description: William Elwell Middleton stands beside the giant candy cane which he won on Christmas Day, 1909. There is a bookcase in the background.
Description: View from State Street looking towards St. Paul's University Chapel, 723 State Street. Text on postcard reads: "St. Paul's University Chapel, Madison, Wis....
Description: Main Street on the Capitol Square.
Description: Exterior of the Woman's Club Building, 240 West Gilman Street. Built from 1904 to 1908, the building was designed by J.K. Cady, architect.
Description: View of Madison from across Lake Monona. A boat floats in the water near the shoreline of the lake in the foreground of the photograph.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: A young girl and another child riding a camel led by a Zor Shriner at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). In the background the Zor Booster Band is in a...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior of University of Wisconsin-Madison fraternity house at 622 Mendota Court.
Description: Photographic postcard view from street of the house at 926 Vilas Avenue. The residence was built by Willard Droster.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: This card which is postmarked 1912 shows the zinc statutes on the stone gateways near the sidewalk at Monona Avenue (now Martin Luther King Blvd). Original...
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