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Description: Art Deco design on the exterior of the Harry S. Manchester store at 2 East Mifflin Street. Art Deco emphasized simplicity of design and drew on Egyptian, I...
Description: Five of the winners in the Soap Box Derby competition pose with their prizes. Left to right are Billy McFarland, Darlington, winner of the best upholstery...
Description: Manchester's "Back to School" window display featuring mannequins wearing teenage clothing.
Description: While en route from Oregon prison farm to Oscar Mayer and Co., three cows were frightened by an ambulance siren on the 700 block of West Washington Avenue...
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A man is standing on top of a stack of firewood that is loaded on his horse-drawn bobsled. He is wearing a coat and hat. In the background are two homes an...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: State Office building in the process of being constructed in the Hill Farms area.
Description: Outriggers used as bracket-like window casement supports on a house at 308 North Carroll Street.
Description: Manchester's window display of "Back to School" clothes for children.
Date: 1962-07-04 ca.
Description: Facade detail on a State Office building being constructed at the Hill Farms Complex on University Avenue.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of Bowar Bros. Hardware Store. The awning reads, "Hardware, Bowar Bros., Implements, Auto Supplies." Over the large door on the left...
Description: View through fence of a tiger walking along the a well worn path at the Henry Vilas Zoo. There is a tree in the left foreground, and more trees and grasses...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View from street of three-story house.
Description: View looking down unpaved Main Street, with wagons and carts parked near the curb on the left near a building with a sign for a "Garage." Pedestrians are a...
Description: Ornate metal siding above oriel windows, common in Tudor and Gothic architecture, on a building at 115 North Hamilton Street.
Description: Black Eagle Service Station, 1039 East Washington Avenue, featuring Goodrich tires and batteries and Pennzoil.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: View of an arch erected for the celebration of Admiral George Dewey's naval victory at Manila Bay in the Philippines during the Spanish-American War. Throu...
Description: Ellsworth Mack and Charlotte Martin, members of the Shorewood League Painting and Sketching class, seated outdoors in Shorewood Hills, painting an autumnal...
Description: Robert E. Faber (b. 1933) posing in his backyard wearing a Mexican cowboy costume purchased by his parents Michael and Margaret (Diebold) Faber when they v...
Description: View from street of the facade of the Capitol Theatre with marquee advertising "Harold Lloyd," "Welcome Danger," and "His first all talking comedy thrille...
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