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Description: A watercolor painting by Jens von Silver presented to the zoo by the Rennebohm Drug Stores. The painting shows a child reaching up to feed an elephant at t...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A seated portrait of William Elwell Middleton, wearing a suit.
Description: Watercolor painting by Jens von Sivers presented to the zoo by the Cuba Club showing several camels in the yard in front of the camel barn at the Henry Vil...
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of two unidentified boys, perhaps brothers. They both wear neckties, light colored shirts and dark knickerbocker...
Description: Photographic postcard view of the aftermath of a train wreck. Survivors and onlookers are gathered on and around the railroad tracks.
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: Image of the Wisconsin State Capitol mounted on a decorative card by the photographer J.F. Bodtker. The text on the back of the card reads: From J.F. Bodt...
Date: date unknown
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a young man in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a suit with short pants, stockings and shoes.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Colorful locomotive pulling several cars full of children at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). Although referred to as the "Kiddie Train," the caption...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from Lake Mendota of buildings on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The boathouse, Armory (later the Red Gym or Old Red), and Science Hall c...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view of Burke Union Church on Felland Road. Behind the building on the right is a shed . The church was torn down in the 1920s. This...
Description: Sunset over Lake Mendota.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Elevated view of church and town.
Description: Photographic postcard of a full-length studio portrait of a nun, one young man and five young women in front of a painted backdrop. The children are all ho...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of three men, all seated in chairs around a table, drinking a beer from a bottle. The man on the right holds...
Description: Two young men, Tom Dalton, standing, and Jerry Kraemer, sitting in front of a painted backdrop. Both are wearing suits and ties for their studio portrait.
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of Peter Maerz and Mrs. Susan Maerz Maier in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Studio portrait of a group of children. They are posed as a mock wedding party. The bride carries a bouquet and wears a circlet of flowers in her hair. The...
Description: Black and white postcard of the north end of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Society, and Langdon S...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Football game at Camp Randall Stadium, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Date: 1980 ca.
Description: Elevated view of two polar bears in their enclosure at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). A crowd is gathered behind the fence, and in the far backgroun...
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