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Description: A view of the central business district from the end of a bridge. The post office on the right with a small group of men and children in front. An automobi...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: An old house in a rural area, with some broken windows, and a road in the foreground.
Description: A street scene with a group of people in front of the corner store. A flag in the window. A row of houses with balconies behind that. A large stack of wood...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: The West Madison Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railroad station, with train cars on the tracks. An automobile on West Washington Avenue crosses the tra...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: An exterior view of the Villa Louis, built by H. Louis Dousman in 1870.
Description: Evans Public Storage Warehouse, South Front Street.
Description: Map shows in blue roads, railroads, post offices, schools, houses, churches, and routes. The map includes a chart of "Explanation" that acts as a legend. T...
Description: Two-story, brick Ballantine residence, with very tall grass in the foreground, and trees in the background.
Description: West Madison Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railroad station, 644 West Washington Avenue. There are pedestrians and parked automobiles near the station.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Dam on the Wisconsin River near Highway 21.
Description: A restored 19th century circus wagon travels down a commercial road on a trailer during a parade. The 25-piece circus parade traveled from Circus World Mus...
Description: Uncollected garbage on South Hamilton Street being viewed by two children during a walkout strike by Local 236 Municipal Garage Department Union.
Description: Street scene with a Shell gasoline station, the Kitty Korner Kafe, and a phone booth in early morning fog.
Description: Smoke billows out of the roof of a burning building. Fire fighters climb on ladders on the side of the building and water hoses snake along the ground.
Description: A view to the horizon looking down Mineral Point Road of a country home during early evening hours.
Description: Warehouse, State Street.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View looking south on Barstow Street.
Description: High school.
Description: Illinois Central Railroad station, 603 West Washington Avenue. The passenger depot is in the foreground, and the freight depot is across West Washington A...
Description: View of the Ringling Brothers Circus winter quarters from across the Baraboo River, looking due north. The brick building, center, was one of the two "Cat...
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