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Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View from the shore of Kenosha's North Pier and lighthouse. Waves are breaking on the shore of Lake Michigan.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Unsuccessful elevations and floor plans submitted by Peabody & Stearns, of Boston, and Charles S. Frost, of Chicago, as part of the design competition for...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Maria Mitchell, first woman astronomer in the United States at Vassar College.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Side view of a man on a McCormick grain binder. Two men stand in front of the horses, and in the background is a Presbyterian church. The church has elabor...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: View of the ruins from a fire in the 3rd Ward. Stone rubble covers the ground and parts of two stone-frame structures are still standing.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: A Yankee-built Greek Revival frame house from the 1840s.
The small dark rectangular plaque above the door is a Madison Mutual Insurance Company sign that...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Employees posed outside a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealership. A woman is standing behind the plate glass window next to portrait of Cyrus Hall...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Stereograph of exterior of Main Hall (now Bascom Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Engraving entitled "Tomb of Washington--Mount Vernon".
Description: A family stands on the porch of small frame house with wing additions. A well is on the far left with farm buildings in the background.
Description: View of the ruins from a fire in the 3rd Ward. A section of a tall building, perhaps a wall, still stands. In the foreground on the right is a cart near a...
Description: A depiction of the Tower of Phasealis on the day of Jesus' crucifixion.
Description: Dane County Courthouse, begun in the fall of 1883 and finished in the spring of 1886. The cost, including equipment, was a little over $180,000.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Men in wagons posed in front of a rural post office. They brandish guns, whiskey bottles and possibly a harmonica with humorous intent.
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: Opera house with a man high up on a telephone pole in front of the building.
Description: One-story octagonal building with a chimney and windows in a rural area.
Description: Double house with people on its front porch.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Florentina Krueger holding twin babies Edgar and Jennie Krueger.
Description: View from Park Street of entrance to Science Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Birds eye map of Brodhead, WI depicts street names and street locations, houses, and trees. A reference key at the bottom of the map shows the locations of...
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