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Description: This old hotel was known variously as the Park, Brick, or Circus hotel and dates from the 1870s. The large brick structure has a front gable with fancy shi...
Date: 1963-08-11 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the northern end of Lake Winnebago, seen from High Cliff State Park. The sunset is subdued by a large cloud formation over the lake. On th...
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of people standing on the sidewalk in front of the courthouse and the Confederate monument. Published by [Pe]oples Drug Co.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Exterior view from west of University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agriculture. Trees and a sidewalk line the open lawn on the right. Several buildings...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Cyanotype view of side of boathouse on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: South Hall, University of Wisconsin-Madison, designed by John F. Rague, and built in 1855 as the second University building. It was used initially for gene...
Date: 1842 ca.
Description: American Fur Company with both Mission churches. Sketch purportedly by a Native American youth. Probably an overpainted photographic copy enlargement. Pape...
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison, from Park Street to the men's dormitories. Part of Lake Mendota is in the top right corner.
Description: This substantial wooden hotel in the classical revival style has a large wing in the rear and another on the right. A wrap-around porch unifies the buildin...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of the front and side of the courthouse. Published by Sharp.
Description: Stereograph view toward West Washington Avenue from the Wisconsin State Capitol during the construction of the fourth capitol building. The image features...
Description: Broad Street North from central row showing a corner drugstore. Published by W.H.H.Mason.
Description: View across street of a storefront at a snowy intersection.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Two men stand facing each other in and just outside the front entrance to Glen and Star's Mill, near brewery. There is snow on the ground. A river runs in...
Description: View from distance of a man standing in a field with fences and farm buildings behind him. A horse-drawn corn binder is standing in the field, and cows, pi...
Description: Rear view of Vel Phillips sitting on a pier on a lake. She is wearing a shirt that says "Commando" on the back. Two unidentified women are sitting next to...
Description: A view of Congress Street, featuring the Portland Observatory, trees, sidewalks, and railway tracks.
Description: View of the York River with small homes on its banks. Piers stretch into the river near a boat.
Description: Church spires can be seen in the distance above a field and wooded landscape.
Date: 1911 before
Description: View from Lake Mendota of the University of Wisconsin-Madison lower campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is behind the boathouse, with the domed Bascom...
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