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Date: 1901-11-04 before

Description: Front cover of the announcement for the twelfth dinner of the Six O'Clock Club, with circular head and shoulders portraits of Presidents William McKinley J...

Photograph

Portrait Gallery

Date: 1903 

Description: Portrait gallery with paintings in the museum of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. On the floor is displayed a sculpture of a badger with the word...

Date: 1907-05-07 

Description: Panoramic view of the downtown towards Bascom Hall from the corner of the Capitol Square, showing Carroll, Mifflin, and State Streets. Several businesses c...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A barefoot Forest Middleton and his mother, Clara, each hold a dog, while a third dog lies at their feet.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Rail car passing over the Harrison Street viaduct on the Wingra Park line. The line served the growing suburbs of University Heights, Oakland Heights, and...

Date: 1900 after

Description: Construction debris litters the ground around the fourth Wisconsin State Capitol (third in Madison) as reconstruction of the capitol proceeds after the 190...

Date: 1900 

Description: Elevated view of the University of Wisconsin-Madison machine shop. A large group of men are working various machines in the workshop area. Long wooden work...

Date: 1908 

Description: Children pose on a conical burial mound at Merrill Springs, on the south shore of Lake Mendota. (also known as Merrill's Spring)

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Floor plan for the second floor library and offices of the State Historical Society building designed by architects Ferry & Clas and constructed in 1900. F...

Date: 1908-05-09 

Description: Kite aerial panoramic photograph of the central business district. In the distance is Lake Mendota. The fire damaged Wisconsin State Capitol is in the cent...

Date: 1900-06 

Description: View from balcony of the University of Wisconsin library.

Photograph

Yahara River

Date: 1908 

Description: The Yahara River from Williamson Street with Lake Monona in the background.

Photograph

State Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view from the roof of the Wisconsin State Capitol looking west along State Street to Bascom Hall (with dome). The State Historical Society Buildin...

Date: 1909-05-26 before

Description: Card menu from a banquet given by Hesperia, a college literary society at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, with the word "Dinner" and a squirrel perche...

Photograph

Water Tower

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view from the Wisconsin State Capitol of the old Water Tower located on East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1904 after

Description: Men working on the reconstruction of the fourth Wisconsin State Capitol (third in Madison) after the 1904 fire.

Date: 1909 

Description: Close-up of the demolition of the dome of the Third Capitol, one of the few known photographs that permits such close observation of the architectural deta...

Photograph

Family at Home

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A carefully posed scene of a man, woman, and girl at home. The girl sits with a cat on her lap. The man, in a wicker rocker, reads the "Editorial Section"...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: An idyllic afternoon in the Capitol Park, showing groups of men and women seated on benches and conversing. The reproduction Centennial fountain is almost...

Photograph

Hotel Madison

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Hotel Madison, on the north corner of Capitol Square with a Madison Traction Company car in the foreground.

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