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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Quiet street in the city. Features a car parked along side the street, at left.
Description: Post Office at 215 Monona Avenue. View looking north from Wilson Street at the nearly completed front and south sides.
Description: Fauerbach Lager Beer truck with "James Hepburn, Distributor, Decorah, Iowa" painted on the cab. The truck sits outside of the Ideal Body Company, 502 Sout...
Description: View across snow towards concession building with an automobile parked in front near the porch. There is a Hamm's Beer sign hanging off the roof. Annotatio...
Description: The Shell filling station, 341 State Street as workers started to tear it down. The station, built in 1924 and at one time adjudged the second most beautif...
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: View from railroad bed along Monona Bay shoreline. The Wisconsin State Capitol dome is under construction. St. Raphael's Cathedral can be seen on the left.
Description: Looking northeast on Sheridan Road (State Highway 42) at Sheridan Road Grade Crossing.
Description: Charles "Speed" Holman and Ed Ballough, the Laird Team, after the New York to Los Angeles air race. Minnesotan Charles Holman earned his nickname by racing...
Description: Photographic postcard of a group of people gathered at the shoreline of a lake. One group is launching a boat near the shore. Another group is in a small b...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Central Avenue.
Description: View of the left side of highway tarring tank truck, taken for Willliam Gunnison, road contractor.
Description: Mr. Smart from Smart Motors demonstrates a Willys automobile to a stylish woman with one foot on the running board.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Four men dressed in fire fighting gear driving a fire truck on State Highway 47 near Appleton. The Wisconsin Highway Commission which published this photo...
Description: Four men pose with the first shipment of new 1946 DeSoto automobiles as they come off a train onto a loading dock for Stadium Garage, 1501 Monroe Street, P...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the shipyards with the Badger State cement plant in background.
Description: View of the Wisconsin State Capitol from West Washington Avenue.
Description: Father Augustin Nguyen lac Hoa, the fighting priest, sits in a boat on the canal between Binh Hung and Tan Hung Tay. Father Hoa is in uniform and holds a r...
Description: An early view of the Ojibwa Roadside Park. There are several automobiles in the background, and people sit on benches under the trees.
Description: Black and white postcard of Hull House. The house was built in the Italianate style around 1850. Farm outbuildings are visible in the background. The house...
Description: Group portrait of men, women and children posing for an impromptu portrait near a passenger train. The photograph was taken on a stop during an Internation...
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