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Description: Elevated view of Ceresco taken from Seward's hill.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Three unidentified men in a mix of contemporary and Ho-Chunk clothing. The man seated on the right is wearing beads and a necklace made of large German sil...
Description: Stereoview of the Purdy house.
Description: The Charles N. Brown residence, 271 Langdon Street. This photograph was taken by Brown at 6:20 a.m. from in front of Reuben Gold Thwaites' residence at 26...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk man posed sitting in a chair near a prop fence, wearing a suit jacket, hat, and bandolee...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Falls Village from the cemetery looking south.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: The Edwin and Angeline Coe Hillyer family is grouped at the corner of a large Greek Revival house with ornamental railing work on its porch roof. A man is...
Description: Bird's-eye view of Chicago, with ships in the Lake Michigan harbor.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: The Moffat Octagon House, erected in 1855 by Judge John S. Moffat.
Description: Portrait of Jennie Krueger at age 2 months lying in a chair wearing a long gown. Bottles of milk sit on a side table.
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: A family of five is posed around a large frame house with carpenter's lace on its porch, a fan window in the gable end, half windows on the attic story on...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Elevated view of railroad tracks and several houses. Several railroad employees are doing repair work on the tracks, and one man is riding on a handcar. Be...
Description: Benjamin Walker Castle, 1862-1893 in the 900 block of East Gorham Street.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Chilton with insets of points of interest, including P.H. Becker's Brewery, Chilton House, and Gutheil's Block.
Description: Ferrotype studio portrait of a musical trio in front of a painted backdrop. One man on the right sits holding a guitar, a man stands in the middle holding...
Date: 1867 after
Description: A view of the commons building at Ripon College, partially obscured by trees.
Date: 1837 ca.
Description: An amateur painting, probably representing the "first house in Madison, Wisconsin". The Peck Cabin, one of the many free variations on an original paintin...
Date: 1896-09-24 ca.
Description: 240 Langdon Street, residence of attorney William A.P. Morris. In 1902 Morris built and moved to a house at 635 Howard Place. He financed a brick street...
Description: North Hall.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Six children and eight adults stand in front of the G. Klove house, with a picket fence and small front porch.
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