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On Lake Winneconne

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A young woman sits in a small kayak-like boat on Lake Winneconne. A sail wrapped around a mast is laying in front of her on the gunwale. Wooden pilings are...


Sid and His Family

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of Sid, his wife Margaret, son Steve, and dog Duke, posing outdoors on a bench, perhaps in Sid's backyard. Sid, wearing a collared shirt, is...

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: View of campers and tents at McBride's Point at Maple Bluff on Lake Mendota near Madison.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: A young girl, Helen Phillips, stands in a yard near a fence behind a wooden chair. She reaches though the decorative panels on the back of the chair and gr...

Date: 1922 

Description: View down an unpaved road with houses and shops on either side.


Description: Mrs. A.C.G. Gysbers Scholten, who sang Dutch songs for collector Helene Stratman-Thomas.


Harvey Lein

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Harvey Lein, 13, poses with a flock of chickens near a barn. He is wearing a cap and bib overalls and is carrying a bucket. There are bushes blooming in...


South A Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of South A Street, a residential area. Published by W.H. McQuiston & Son.

Date: 1973-08-10 

Description: View across water of early construction of the bridge over Little Lake Buttes des Morts.

Date: 1940 

Description: Advertising poster for the International delivery trucks. Features a color illustration of a De Luxe delivery trucks "with All-Steel . . . Streamlined Metr...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Everetta Bass as a child standing in a yard with her mother, Ada, standing with hand on hip, and unidentified family members. The Burlingame family home is...

Date: 1930-07-02 

Description: Governor Walter Kohler Sr. shakes the hand of a young boy, Henry Stoehr. They stand next to Henry Winsauer, and are surrounded by members of the Kohler Jun...

Date: 1912 

Description: View across street of a Lutheran church and a parsonage next door. The church has a tall steeple with a bell.


Henry Miller Family

Date: 1902-05 

Description: Henry Miller with his wife, three children, and sister-in-law, Lena Jaeger, chopping wood. Henry is sawing a log, while a woman is cutting wood with an axe...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view of the exterior of a house with a family posing in front.


Tree-Veiled Farm

Date: 1960-05-10 

Description: View through the trees of an abandoned farm.


State Fish Hatchery

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the State Fish Hatchery.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: This building was used for cooking and eating. The clothesline on the left has clothes hanging on it. Neal Harrington has written on the postcard:



Stone Farmhouse

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a farmhouse in the vicinity of Shullsburg, "typical of early stone houses in southwestern Wisconsin."

Date: 1910-09 ca.

Description: Men preparing to butcher sheep at the Leighton-Wyoming mining camp. A cabin is visible behind them on a hill.

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