1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10
.

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Group portrait of the family of Gust Wendorf. They are standing on the left posing in front of their home. A dog sits next to the family.

Photograph

Clam Fishing

Date: 1917 

Description: Elevated view of six men on the shore of a river, with piles of clam shells inside loose wooden fences near a pile of firewood and an axe. The firewood may...

Photograph

Island Park

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Island Park, looking south from the east end of Kinzie Avenue bridge.

Photograph

Rural Landscape

Date: 1962-05-13 ca.

Description: Landscape view up hill of the James R. Lloyd farm. A dairying barn is visible on the top of the hill.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Prison from outside the prison's walls.

Photograph

Men around Campfire

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A group of three men crowd around a campfire before much of the festival audience arrives. A large pile of firewood is on the left next to them. In the bac...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: View down sidewalk along West Washington Avenue, looking toward the Capitol. A man is crossing the street and there is a car at the corner that has the wor...

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the Gilbert M. Simmons Public Library. The library opened in 1900 and was funded with a gift of $150,000 from G.M. Simmons. The building i...

Photograph

Gillette Studio

Date: 1938 

Description: Exterior view from road of the Gillette photography studio. Lorin is standing and posing next to the sign. An upside down sign is resting in the tall grass...

Photograph

Taliesin II Complex

Date:  

Description: Distant view of Taliesin II.

Photograph

Christmas Party

Date: 1992-12-17 

Description: "With a packed, standing room only crowd in the Theresa gym, Ms. Gail Graczyk, K-6 music teacher, showed a lot of exuberance as she directed her students a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A back view of Linda Schiesser posing outdoors in a Mexican jacket, with trousers and a hat. The written caption reads: "Louise Wild made me this."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Bohemian Catholic Church. The building features a steeple with a cross, lancet windows, and stained glass.

Date: 1899-07 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the six children of William Krueger. In the front row sitting on the grass are, from left: Henry, Minnie, and Albert. In the back...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Four children standing waist-deep in a cement pool. Around the pool men and a young child, all wearing head wraps, stand or sit on the cement wall surround...

Date: 1935-01-24 

Description: Children wearing winter coats and hats form a line to get on a school bus parked in the drive in front of what appears to be a school building. The text on...

Photograph

Steamboat "Eolah"

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline looking down at passengers posed on steamboat "Eolah" and on landing at shoreline.

Date:  

Description: Clapboard one-room schoolhouse with bell tower. There is also a shed, outhouse, and a small field with a fence on the school grounds. Two children pose on...

Photograph

New Buick

Date: 1928-05 

Description: A caption for this photograph written by Ernst Schmidt reads, "1929 7-passenger Buick touring car purchased on May 1 for use at the place on the loop at Bl...

Photograph

Ed Nixon

Date: 1962-04 

Description: Civil rights leader Ed Nixon, and his wife, seated on the front porch of their home.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

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:

.
.