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Book or Pamphlet

The Kernel of the Matter

Date: 1900 date unknown

Description: Cover of an advertising pamphlet from Adriance, Platt & Company, manufacturers of Buckeye and Triumph farm machinery. Includes color illustrations of red p...

Photograph

E.G. Simmons House

Date: 1907 

Description: The home of E.G. Simmons.

Date: 1908 

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Bettina Jackson, of Madison, wearing the dress that she wore in the wedding of her brother Reginald to Elsie Stevens in 1908...

Photograph

Conrad Seipp Jr.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Conrad Seipp, Jr. (1883-1909), poses for a full-length portrait wearing a sailor suit in front of a tapestry background. He was the youngest child of Conra...

Photograph

Fox River Dam

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Trees are reflected in the waters of Buffalo Lake above the dam on the Fox River. There is a man standing on the far side of the dam near a rowboat.

Date: 1906 

Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the stone church. There are four crosses, one on the bell tower, and three others at the corners of the roof. Wind...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: A view of the Prudence Island granite lighthouse, established in 1852 and automated in 1972, more commonly known locally as the Sandy Point Lighthouse, wit...

Date: 1902 

Description: Cave in a hillside occupied by the Lewis family from May 18 to July 4, 1863, during the Civil War siege of Vicksburg. Hundreds of other caves in the vicin...

Postcard

Bridge and Boats

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of a bridge, with children in boats in the foreground.

Photograph

Riverside Town

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: River with distant hills behind a town. An island stands in the foreground.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View from across street of the Whitney House. A man stands in the yard behind the fence. There are large trees along the curb, and more trees and shrubs in...

Book or Pamphlet

Swan Dive

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Halftone print of two divers in mid-air as other young men watch from the pier at the Y.M.C.A. camp on Geneva Lake. A sailboat is moored to the pier, which...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: View of Lover's Leap with a group of people on the rocks in the foreground.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Deaconess Hospital and Nurses' Home.

Date: 1900 

Description: Three men open bales of sisal fiber at the McCormick Twine Mill.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Interior view of Congregational Church with stained glass windows.

Date: 1905 

Description: The Evergreen Park Cottage Sanatorium, where in 1903 Dr. W.B. Hopkins opened the first tuberculosis sanatorium in Wisconsin. Financial problems caused the...

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of Florentina Krueger holding a bouquet of flowers and standing at the side of a house with ivy hanging over the windows. She wears a long...

Photograph

George W. Roskie

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: George W. Roskie (1876-?) poses with a horse in two photographs mounted in an album. The printed description reads: "G.W. Roskie, 1st Lieut 1st Reg Co K So...

Postcard

Devil's Lake

Date: 1906 

Description: View from bluff of Devils Lake. A road runs along the far shoreline. There is handwriting along the right side of the card.

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