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Date: 1899 ca.
Description: A group of men uses a McCormick wire grain binder led by two horses to harvest a field crop. A horse-drawn carriage is in the background. The original capt...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Prison.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: The building that housed the gallery of Van Schaick and the dental offices of Edward F. Long. Over the years, the building also accommodated a newspaper of...
Description: Exterior view of the Lincoln School as it approached its completion. Scaffolding is on the roof.
Description: Stereograph; corner of Broad and Wisconsin Avenues. Built in 1870. E.T. Mix, architect. Victorian details decorate the six story building. A small pile of...
Description: A promotional card displaying a group of thirteen people outside their new home in Northern Wisconsin.
The caption bellow the photograph reads, "These pe...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Group of relatives and associates of John Johnston, posed sitting and standing on the steps of the estate. Some of the men wear bowler hats and hold canes,...
Description: View from Library Mall across Langdon Street of Armory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Also known as the Red Gym or Old Red.
Description: View looking east on West Mifflin Street from its intersection with North Carroll Street on the Capitol Square. Businesses from RIGHT TO LEFT: City Hall;...
Date: 1896-09 ca.
Description: Four unidentified men posed standing in front of office buildings. Sign in the window of the American Express Company Office shows a horse and advertises t...
Description: Rear view of a farmer operating a McCormick grain binder pulled by two horses on a hillside. In the background are hills and trees.
Description: Crew from the Augusta and Knoxville railroad posing with a steam engine.
Description: A hardwood forest ten miles southwest of Florence, containing hard maple, birch, elm, oak, hemlock, and other types of timber. Two men are leaning against...
Description: Three men are posing in front of a farmhouse with farm equipment and carriages. One man stands in the field, another man drives a mower, and a third man si...
Description: A promotional card depicting Oswald Scheller and his family on their farm in northern Wisconsin.
The caption below the image reads: "Field of potatoes on...
Description: Elevated view of men and horses standing atop the platform used to load wood into charcoal kilns, also known as pits. These kilns convert cord wood into ch...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the City Hotel with a group of people posed near its entrance.
Description: View of lower Main Street lined with electric power lines and storefronts.
Description: Archway erected at State and Mifflin Streets to celebrate Admiral George Dewey's victory over the Spanish fleet at Manila Bay during the Spanish-American W...
Description: Two girls in a boat at the shoreline of the Black River.
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