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Wisconsin Capitol

Date: 1900 

Description: The south side and dome of the third Wisconsin State Capitol, featuring the Centennial Fountain and a cannon. The south wing is to the left; the east wing...

Photograph

Wisconsin Capitol

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A winter scene with the third Wisconsin State Capitol from the east. There is snow on the ground and clinging to the trees.

Photograph

Wisconsin Capitol

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Bunting decorates the columns of the east wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. The sculpture "Forward" is on the far right.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of what appears to be the McCormick Reaper Works with the west fork of the south branch of the Chicago River in the foreground. Smokestacks, railroad...

Date: 1900 

Description: "Knotter men" work at tables in the McCormick Twine Mill. Windows line one wall of the brick room and a system of belt-driven machinery is arranged along t...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Semi-panoramic view of the Nekoosa Paper Company plant on the Wisconsin River.

Photograph

Capitol Fire

Date: 1904-02-27 

Description: A view of the smoldering third Wisconsin State Capitol. The roof of the west wing has collapsed; debris litters the steps.

Postcard

Lemon Tree

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A large unripened lemon hangs from a bare branch of a potted lemon tree photographed in a parlor. The tree has lost most of its leaves. A printed inscripti...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Library in the home of John Johnston (1836-1904), a successful Milwaukee banker, located at 645 Franklin Place, also known as "The Lion House." The dining...

Photograph

Hotel Lobby

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: An interior view of a hotel lobby, filled with chairs and other furniture, plants, columns, and several men. Text on the photograph reads, "J.M. Stearns Bo...

Photograph

Hotel Trumpf

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: View across unpaved street towards the Hotel Trumpf, located at 636 West Washington Avenue. The entrance is on the corner of the building facing the inters...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man wearing a hat and smoking a pipe rakes cut stalks from a binder as a boy rides a horse pulling the machine across a field. A windmill stands in the b...

Date: 1906-04-18 

Description: Street scene at the corner of Fourth and Medocino Streets, looking west, after the earthquake of April 18, 1906. A man stands next to the piles of ruins,...

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Aldo Leopold stands in a boat with a group of young people. He is wearing pants, a shirt and a bow tie. Buildings can be seen on the shoreline in the backg...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Elevated view of town with homes and factories.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Factory workers stand at tables while working to assemble farm equipment at the McCormick Reaper Works factory.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Dining room in the home of John Johnston (1836-1904), a successful Milwaukee banker, located at 645 Franklin Place, also known as "The Lion House." The lib...

Date: 1908 

Description: General design for future construction development of the University of Madison campus with the general view of the campus by the Architectural commission.

Date: 1909-10 

Description: Cover of the first issue of Harvester World magazine. Harvester World was a company magazine published by the International Harvester Company...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: John Johnston (1836-1904) sits with his feet up on a hassock in his library while reading a paper. Johnston, a successful Milwaukee banker, lived at 645 Fr...

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