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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Steamboat on Long Lake owned by Lorenzo Newman of Chippewa Falls. It is anchored at Newman Peninsula on Long Lake near a wet boathouse. The boat was operat...
Description: Henry Murphy washing the Badger Bus Line, Inc. coach that he drives between Madison and Milwaukee.
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of the railroad yards. Elevated view of railroad tracks and switch-yard, with steam rising behind a brick building on the left. Railr...
Description: Aerial view of Bascom Hill, Bascom Hall, Wisconsin Historical Society on the University of Wisconsin Madison campus with Lake Mendota on the right.
Description: Photographic postcard of railroad yards. View of railroad tracks and buildings in the distance. A coal tipple is visible in the far left background.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A group of American soldiers stand at attention with their backs to officers of the Allied forces in Siberia, Russia. Some of the officers are: Lieutenant...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of Main Street at night. A car is parked toward the center of the image with its headlights on. The theatre is visible across the street.
Description: Construction workers pose during construction of the main office at the Wisconsin River dam site.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View down railroad tracks of a locomotive pulling into a railroad depot and yards. The depot is a two-story building. Two wagons are parked near the depot...
Description: A man loads wooden crates onto the bed of an International Model S truck owned by Herbert Brothers furniture merchants. A row of baby strollers is lined u...
Date: 1935-06-18 ca.
Description: S.A. Young and Chief Inspector A.W.H. Lee of International Harvester's Springfield Works stand next to an International truck near the factory.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of the Locust Street business district. Writing on building on far left of photograph reads "City Hall." Signs on right side of the street read: "Elec...
Description: Locomotive and railroad crew.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Atlas Mill.The paper making mill on the Fox River was built in 1878 and proved that paper could be made efficiently from groundwood pu...
Description: Exterior view of a residence situated amidst other homes.
Description: Workers use a rail car mounted crane to load pilings onto a barge. Bluffs are visible in the distance.
Description: Elevated view of hotel at a street corner. The Majestic is the tallest building in the image. Signs designate two of the buildings, with a smaller buildin...
Description: View down Broadway featuring carriages and automobiles parked near storefronts. Published by Clinton Bowen.
Description: A man driving a tractor is parked in front of a barn. The trailer on the back of the tractor is used for hauling crates of cranberries in from the fields d...
Description: Elevated view across railroad tracks of a lumber yard. A two-story building on the right has a sign that says: "Lovejoy & Ringham". There are fences, a sto...
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