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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: "A very remarkable instance of this kind of tree, Council Tree was the so-called "Treaty Elm" that stood at the extremity of the point of land jutting into...
Description: Elevated view of Madison through trees. Lake Mendota, buildings of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, including the Washburn Observatory are along the sh...
Description: Exterior of the home of James Duane Doty on Doty's Island, "the loggery."
Description: Cadavers are laid out on gurneys in a sky-lit anatomy lab at Rush Medical College.
Description: The Wisconsin Historical Society Museum display of Cliff Dweller Pottery from the Robert Laird McCormick Collection. Pottery is displayed in a glass case w...
Description: Two unidentified adults behind Cary Bass, holding a cane and standing next to his sister Everetta Bass. Their mother, Ada Bass stands apart on the left. Th...
Description: A holiday display of German-made Christmas ornaments, possibly in a store window.
Description: Horse and carriages passing in front of the Baptist Church, the Jackson County Courthouse, and the dentist office of R.C. Gebhardt.
Description: View of William, Lillie, Selma, Albert, and Bennie Krueger standing in the pasture with cows and calves.
Description: A view of tree-lined Washington Street with houses partially visible on the right side of the image. To the left, a man stands in the street.
Description: Three men pose next to a silo that is under construction, with wood scaffolding around it.
Description: Sheets 21: Exterior section through the main loggia (Room 226) and portion of the east elevation, 1 1/2 bays of the loggia.
Description: A factory worker stands at the end of an aisle flanked by agricultural machinery parts, mostly likely at the McCormick Reaper Works. The parts appear to be...
Description: View of the buildings located on what is thought to be the east side of Main Street, including a physician and surgeon's office and a bank.
Description: Merrill Hall; North elevation. Architectural plans with scale.
Description: View along shoreline towards the University of Wisconsin from the foot of North Carroll Street.
Date: 1900-11 ca.
Description: Syl standing in front of a octagonal-shaped Gordon Cottage. The edge of the roof has crenelations along it, and a brick chimney is in the middle the roof....
Description: Front view of the Block House, the Pennsylvania Soldiers' and Sailors' Home. Men sit on benches along both sides of a path leading to the house, on which...
Description: Elevated view of crowds at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Description: Three unidentifed adults standing below Cary Bass, holding a cane and standing in front of his sister Everetta Bass. They are all standing between the rock...
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