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Description: This map shows block numbers, tract numbers, tract boundaries, city limits, local streets, railroads, Lake Mendota, and Lake Monona.
Description: A railroad tanker car sits on tracks next to fuel storage tanks at the Capitol Oil Company, 919 East Main Street.
Description: Mayor Ivan Nestingen points out one of the civil defense decals which are being placed on all Madison buses. The decals state that the buses are pledged fo...
Description: The Madison Armature Part Company building (formerly the Wisconsin National Guard Armory), 17 Market Place. Photograph is taken from 101 North Blount Stree...
Description: This map shows streets, highways, railroads, parks, colleges, cemeteries, county clubs, University of Wisconsin, Truax Field, Middleton, Shorewood Hills, M...
Description: Memohead of Garver's Supply Company, supplier of feeds, flour, and building supplies, with a three-quarter view of the company building on Atwood Avenue.
Description: Capitol Oil Company building, located at 919 East Main Street.
Description: Interior of the B.F. Goodrich Company store at 801 East Washington Avenue.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View from Lake Mendota of house at 630 N. Lake Street. Robert C. Spencer, architect. The Armory and University of Wisconsin-Madison Boathouse are behind an...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A group of unidentified men standing with a horse and wagon. The wagon is carrying a barrel of beer. The sign on the building in the background is an adver...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of dormitories nearing construction completion on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Adams, Van Hise and Tripp Halls are in the fore...
Description: Scaffolding rises up the walls of the University Avenue National Bank, 905 University Avenue, with an unusual traffic signal in the intersection.
Description: Large group of boys on pier at YMCA Camp Wakanda on Lake Mendota.
Description: Plat Map of Blooming Grove in "Atlas of Dane County, Wisconsin."
Description: Three men at the University of Wisconsin, with tent and sign that reads "People of Madison! Vets in tent need rooms to rent".
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: This map features a legend of highways, railroads, parks, and service stations. The cover and inside of he map features pictures of attractions in Madison...
Description: A.J. Farnham, superintendent of the Chicago Milwaukee St. Paul & Pacific Railroad's Madison division, admires Phil Peckham's soap box derby racer which was...
Description: Firemen James Fraser and Philip Statz (left to right in the driver's seat) are demonstrating how the old wooden spoke-wheeled 1915 foam fire truck chugged...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: This map, with north oriented to the right, shows a plat of the area, numbered blocks and lots, local streets, roads, parks, a proposed golf course, and la...
Date: 1961-05-28 ca.
Description: Landscape view of a rolling countryside. A farm is visible in the distance.
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