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Description: An air view looking east along the Lake Mendota shoreline. The large building under construction at the center is Carroll Hall, a University of Wisconsin...
Description: Aerial view of the Baraboo Wisconsin Dells airport.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Monument commemorating the place where General Atkinson built a stockade when he and his troops fought Black Hawk.
Description: An air view of Madison including the Veterans Hospital, Forest Products Laboratory and University Avenue from Farley (lower edge), to Allen Streets.
Description: Mayor Ivan Nestingen points out one of the civil defense decals which are being placed on all Madison buses. The decals state that the buses are pledged fo...
Description: This set of 32 maps and an index show the (then) proposed route of the Wisconsin Turnpike. The index shows the entire route of the turnpike, and the major...
Description: View of the spiral staircase inside Richards' Octagon House.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Saint Raphael's Cathedral.
Description: View from Oshkosh Avenue with the Pluswood factory in the distance.
Description: One of the fireplaces located withing the Pierce home. The home was built in around 1857 and is located at 424 North Pinckney Street, on the corner of Pin...
Description: Gail Habermann is shown in front of city hall using a new type of public drinking fountain called an 'angle jet' which replaces the old 'bubbler' type. Th...
Description: Exterior view of the birthplace of the Republican Party, located on the Republican House grounds.
Description: Photographic postcard of a scene at Little Norway. A log building stands to the left and the chassis of a wagon to the right. Below is the text "Scene at L...
Description: Pre-race parade for Soap Box Derby, going past 151 East Gilman Street.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Campion College of the Sacred Heart.
Description: Cars park in a new parking lot at the former site of Washington School at 217 North Broom Street.
Description: Display in the French flower and millinery shop, part of The Village Green exhibit at the Wisconsin Historical Society. The display is examined by Leona Fi...
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Arched entrance at corner of the building near sidewalk. Sign to the right of the door gives the times for mass.
Description: Bill Goff, Inc., office equipment and supplies, rear entrance, 115 East Main Street, featuring office furniture and a poster, "Follow the Green Bay Packers...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Replica of Eleazer William's log cabin, with an archeological dig being conducted in front of the cabin.
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