Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The patent wheel company along the C.B. & Q. Railroad on Front Street. On the far left is a partial view of a person standing close to the camera, and on t...
Description: The top document is a physician's certificate dated 1904, issued to Herman A. Feiker (brother of photographer) by the State of Wisconsin. The bottom docume...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the last covered bridge, which is no longer standing.
Description: The cruiser is tied-up on the beach shore.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Street leading to British Hollow's commercial district .
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of parade with a band of clowns. One young boy dressed as a clown at the front is holding the American flag, and another clown holds a sign t...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: A girl wearing bloomers and long stockings performs a headstand as other girls look on. One of the bystanders is also wearing athletic clothes under her co...
Description: The site of the Klindt-Geiger Canning Company, operated from 1893 to 1950. The factory features a water tower.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of Conrad and Mary Schmitt's (Emma Gillett's parents) Golden Wedding Anniversary.
Description: Five men posing in front of the floating fish market, which is on the shore of the Mississippi River. One of the men is holding a large buffalo fish. The m...
Description: An old-time fiddle-maker sitting in his shop holding a fiddle. Other fiddles are displayed on a table.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: The "St. Paul" was built in 1883 in St. Louis, Missouri for the St. Louis & St. Paul Packet Co., and ran under the Diamond Jo flag. The Eagle Yard in Dubuq...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: A Civil War Monument and fountain in Lancaster.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: High school graduation portrait of Lorin Gillett. He is wearing a graduation gown and mortarboard.
Description: House with typical extension in rear.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Interior view of the parlor of the Conrad Schmitt (Sherwin Gillett's father-in-law) home. Family photographs are on the wall and on the piano.
Description: View across street of the business district towards a general store, which has merchandise displayed in the large front windows. An automobile is parked in...
Date: 1965-07-03 ca.
Description: View uphill of several birch trees growing at the edge of a forest.
Description: Teacher Marian Violet Metcalf, center, stands among her students as they prepare to roast marshmallows at the school picnic. Picnic baskets and a large mar...
Description: One-room clapboard school building with bell tower. Field and trees are in the background.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2017 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706