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 blue box in the "You have selected" section above. Click on the white "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.
Description: View of the long and narrow Lascoff's Pharmacy. The dispensary is located in the rear of the store. A small waiting area is directly across from the prescr...
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Construction workers on the World Trade Center steel framework.
Description: Jack bartending at The Place.
Description: View of the construction of the World Trade Center from a nearby parking lot.
Description: Cover of a brochure celebrating a new International Harvester Manhattan branch, featuring an aerial photograph of Manhattan, including the corner of West 4...
Description: Cover of "Rat Subterranean News", an underground newspaper, featuring Hubert Humphrey dressed as a police officer wearing a gas mask and a tie around his n...
Description: A mechanic stoops to weld a part of an International truck in the welding and paint room of International's Manhattan truck branch.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Close up of a fortune teller's shop front on Coney Island. The multiple signs read, "Reader and Advisor" "Have Your Hand Writing Analyzed" "We Give Card...
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Costumed students stand outdoors to act in a pageant celebrating the founding of the College of Mount Saint Vincent. The school was founded in 1847 by the...
Description: View of the construction of the World Trade Center from the churchyard at St. Paul's Chapel.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A newsboy sells newspapers on the sidewalk while holding a stack of newspapers under his arm.
Description: International Harvester showroom (possibly part of a dealership or branch house) in Manhattan. The showroom featured an exhibit on an Attilio Gatti expedit...
Description: Johnny bartending at the Press Club.
Description: A crowd is gathered around MGM's "trackless train" outside the Astor Theater where "The Big Parade" is showing. Also visible is a gigantic advertisement fo...
Description: Two construction workers with hard hats at the World Trade Center.
Description: Con Edison billboard for the World Trade Center. The sign reads "To meet the needs of the spectacular twin-towered World Trade Center we're strengthening y...
Description: Cover of "Liberated Guardian", an underground newspaper, featuring black rebel soldiers carrying firearms. The central figure has a button with a photogra...
Description: Pete bartending at Club Simplon.
Description: Graffiti on an advertisement for the Plaza Theatre which reads, "They Must Die".
Description: Two different messages on a wall. One says: "Use Soap" and the other "Towey T..." In addition a small sign reads: "Marchi Makes Sense!"
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:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706