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Date: 1966 ca.
Description: "The hydrant (blurred right center foreground) is shared by 21 people in 8 families. No streetlights, though the alley is well over 100 yards long. The lan...
Date: 1962-07-04 ca.
Description: Construction of a State Office building in the Hill Farms Complex, front facade view.
Description: Crossroads corner at dusk, following hail storm.
Description: In the foreground, a man with a cane on a porch looks down towards the camera. In the background, a man walks down the alley. "The alley is long, dark and...
Description: Knights of Pythias Hall at 827 Mound Street, located in the Greenbush neighborhood.
Description: Madison Fire Chief Edward Page, center, presents a plaque from the International Fire Chiefs Association to Maple Bluff's volunteer fire department for ach...
Description: A building, possibly an outhouse, with a woodpile behind it. In the background, two houses with porches are visible. "No roads or streetlights or sidewalks...
Date: 1962-07-21 ca.
Description: A parking lot underneath a newly developed block of stores. The Rock River is visible just beyond the parking lot. There is a bridge in the background.
Description: A group of law enforcement officers wearing helmets hold rolled up paper, probably signs confiscated from demonstrators during a Freedom Summer protest out...
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Close-up of a chain-link fence near a deteriorated brick wall.
Description: A mother reads stories on her front steps to children from around the block.
Description: An International truck marked "A Day in Old Milwaukee. July 4th Schlitz Circus Parade" leads a fleet of circus vehicles through a downtown area. The 25-pie...
Description: Exterior view from street of the Francis F. Doring Lincoln Mercury auto dealership, 1501 Monroe Street. The business sells Goodyear tires.
Description: The ruined facade of the Walker Hotel.
Description: This map shows streets, points of interest, Lake Winnebago, Millers Bay, South Asylum Bay, Lake Butte des Morts, and the Fox River. The map also includes a...
Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 300 block of State Street. Businesses include: Montgomery Ward (on North Henry Street), Colonial Shoppe E...
Description: View from street of Uphoff's restaurant and bar.
Description: Composite panoramic view of the north side of the 400 block of State Street. Businesses include: Chocolate House, College Boot Shop, Wee-Wash-It, Schwartz...
Description: Two construction workers jackhammer through a sidewalk at the construction site of the World Trade Center.
Date: 1963 ca.
Description: Fishing net and boat dock on shoreline.
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