Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of the Conrad Schmitt family of Muscoda. Emma Schmitt married Sherwin Gillett in 1906.
Description: View from dirt road of a woman standing in the doorway of a stone one-room schoolhouse. An outhouse is behind the school.
Description: Interior of classroom with teacher and young students, seated in desks. Teacher is identified as Sylvia Rottiger.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Winter scene overlooking town, showing Baptist church in background.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Snow-covered residential street with houses on each side.
Description: Elevated view from the water tower. There is a laundry line in the backyard of the white house in the foreground. A car is driving down the road. In the di...
Description: Aunt Lily Richmond sang African American spirituals for song collector Helene Stratman-Thomas. Richmond came to Grant County Wisconsin with her parents, fr...
Description: View down sidewalk towards a sign that says "... and Lodging England's" for a boarding house is on the extreme left. Next to the sign is a building with a...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: A woman sits and reads on a wooden slat bench in a flower garden. There are ornamental plants in a wash tub and other containers; a rose bush nearly covers...
Date: date unknown
Description: A class of students and their teacher pose outside of the public school.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view over city. A church is in the middle foreground, and the Mississippi River and far shoreline is in the background. On the right side is a dir...
Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of town showing homes and businesses. A windmill is in the foreground. The school is on the far edge of town on t...
Description: View across field of stone school building with outhouse and a wood pile. In the background is a church with a belfry. A road is along the right leading up...
Description: Interior of the reception room at Saint Clara Academy. Founded by Father Samuel Mazzuchelli and built in 1852, the academy's reception room features religi...
Description: View down unpaved street towards the D.W. Lawrence General Merchandise store, which has a gas pump in front of the storefront. Two automobiles are parked o...
Description: View down Main Street. On the left is a barn covered with circus broadsides. Across the street is a building with a storefront and awning, and a sign that...
Description: Three people stand in the farm yard. The man on the right is feeding chickens, a woman in the center stands holding an apron. The man on the left is carryi...
Date: 1973 ca.
Description: Color postcard of Main Street from porch on building at Stonefield Village. A horse bus with tourists is in the street.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Stereograph of a home in Lancaster.
Description: Elevated color postcard view of Stonefield Village from across the churchyard.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2017 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706