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Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Group of men on a life saving crew launching a row boat into Lake Michigan. A long pier with a lighthouse at the end bisects the image.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Street lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians. Electric power lines hang over the street. On right side of photograph, an African Americ...
Description: Davidson Theatre and Hotal at 135-137 Third Street. Signs for advertisements identify the buildings that are visible. Carriages and people are on the road...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Prairie Street in Lodi.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: A man drives a 1909 International Auto Wagon belonging to the Amikeco Laundry at 1601 Fullerton Avenue in Chicago. The truck has an enclosed body and crude...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a residential area. Train station and horse-drawn cart in foreground.
Description: Two panoramic bird's-eye views of the Paine Lumber Company, including the general plant, sawmill, and lumber yards. Heading at the top says: Home of Wiscon...
Description: Shipping crates at the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company factory. The crates contain a Little 4 mower bound for Anderson & Mattson of Malmo, a McCormick...
Description: View down the main dirt road of the business district.
Description: The Bijou Theater with a horse and carriage parked in front of it. There is a law office above the theater and a jeweler's store beside it.
Description: Photographic postcard of a wooded scene in Burnett Junction. A dirt road is lined with large trees, a few homes can be seen behind the trees. Text on the r...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View of the old Madison Post Office with a streetcar stopped in front of the building.
Description: Theodore Roosevelt in top hat and Gifford Pinchot aboard the Mississippi.
Description: Elevated view of a large group of school children exercising in the schoolyard. Boys and girls are on separate sides of the yard. All are crouching with th...
Description: City Hall and North Water Street in downtown Milwaukee.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View from Wisconsin river looking east. The Pabst Building is on the northwest corner of N. Water Street and E. Wisconsin Avenue with the Mack building to...
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: Comic actor Fred Stone holding the tiller of an early two-seat runabout. The automobile may be a Woods Electric or Woods Dual Power. Stone had been a circu...
Description: Two men canoeing at Steamboat Rock.
Date: 1908-09-20 before
Description: Farewell dinner menu from the S.S. Marquette, with a man, a woman, and a child in Dutch clothing on a boat, facing away to look at an approaching sh...
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