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Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Children boarding an International A-3(?) school bus as the driver stands by. The bus served the Fieldston-Riverdale apartments in New York.
Description: Elevated view of Van Hise Hall, photographed through an infrared filter, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: View from street of John Hess and Froderick Schmitz and a horse on the sidewalk in front of the entrance to 508 State Street, the Hess and Schmitz Livery B...
Description: Workers pose inside the coffer dam. The narrow gauge railroad is behind them. One of the pile drivers is in the background. A bare area on the bluff in...
Description: Street view at sunrise, looking uphill towards commercial buildings.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view across street of a McCormick agency(?) or dealership(?) building with man visible through a window. The windows are painted with symbols and...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The Romanesque Chicago & Northwestern Railway station.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Pearl Street, looking north from the library. A lamppost marks the street corner on the right and an automobile drives toward the intersection in...
Description: View across road of the Berg & Jones Department Store, with posters in the front windows announcing an upcoming Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus...
Date: 1963 ca.
Description: Slightly elevated view of the stockroom (?) of the Nekoosa-Edwards Paper Co.
Description: A view of the old water mill, with a bridge over the stream in the background.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: John H. Fariss, a police officer, stands on the sidewalk addressing an African American man standing in line. Behind the officer a man wearing a suit and h...
Date: 1934-07-18 ca.
Description: Men standing on a loading dock place beer barrels from the Wagner Brewing Company onto the bed of an International truck. The text on the driver's door rea...
Description: An overview of the power dam construction site from the west, showing the elevated trestle, coffer dam, and steam pile drivers. The concrete plant is visi...
Description: View down sidewalk towards people lining a snow-covered city street. There is a sled loaded with wood in the foreground. Location identified as looking nor...
Description: View of the facade of the Lunch Room restaurant, located near a cobblestone train platform. Earl Andrew is listed as the proprietor.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A view east along the north shore of Lake Monona, with Madison's east side industrial area in the background. The Deering Harvester Company is identified b...
Description: A man stands beside a truck in the new truck department on the third floor of International Harvester's Manhattan branch. Additional trucks are parked in t...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Martin Keefe, owner of the livery stable, drives a horse-drawn hearse, which has sled runners. The hearse was for the funeral of Mrs. Tom Hill. The buildin...
Description: Flags and posters are displayed over King Street for the fifty year celebration. One banner reads: "1848 Wisconsin 1898." Pedestrians are on the streets an...
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