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Date: 1925 after
Description: Elevated view of motorized fire trucks, horse-drawn fire trucks, automobiles and water wagons gathered on East Washington Avenue. All the vehicles are acco...
Description: Cyanotype view of the west facade across Bascom Hill of University of Wisconsin-Madison Science Hall.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of the Trempealeau River Bridge. A lamppost stands in the foreground and buildings, including a church, is visible in the background.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Photograph postcard view of a house and water tower surrounded by shrubs and trees.
Description: Exterior view of buildings in Effinger Park. A dirt road leads up to the house where two cars are parked. There is a picnic table and a large tree in the f...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Exterior view from across street of the Racine County Court House.
Date: 1966 ca.
Description: "The 69 year-old woman on the front porch lives alone at the bottom of this unpaved, unlighted, ungraded alley. The building next to her is empty. She hea...
Description: House in West Virginia on the edge of a steep hill with a Pennsylvania/West Virginia boundary line running through the garden on the left side of the house...
Description: May Day parade with a closeup of a "memorial" float for company unions. A man leans on the parked float. The float features a faux grave and the gravestone...
Description: View from Capitol dome east to Third Lake Ridge District. Power plant is visible at center. Lake Monona is on the right.
Description: The log cabin of Len Thomas.
Description: Man and woman listen and watch another woman playing a piano.
Description: View down Tennessee Avenue, with the locations of mines marked in the hills in the distance. Men walk past shops on either side of the avenue.
Description: Exterior portrait of an unidentified woman posing standing on a road near a wooden sidewalk. She is holding a purse in her left hand, and is wearing a dark...
Description: Mapleside, a historic home on University Avenue, being demolished. It is the future location of Burger King.
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Emil Wallber house with four people standing near the entrance. Wallber was the mayor of Milwaukee from 1884-1888. The location of the...
Description: Colorized postcard view down the sidewalk of a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk in the front of what may be...
Description: A chorus of men singing on stage with a crowd watching. A group of officials seated on the right. Rolling farmland in the background.
Description: View from street towards the St. Joseph's Hospital. In the center is a two level open porch, with two people on the second level. A 1930s automobile is par...
Description: The Erskine residence, the home of M. B. Erskine.
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