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Date: 1908-05-09 

Description: Kite aerial panoramic photograph of the central business district. In the distance is Lake Mendota. The fire damaged Wisconsin State Capitol is in the cent...

Photograph

Fire Company Wagon

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Madison fire fighters with a hose wagon near the intersection of Webster Street and East Washington Avenue.

Photograph

Water Tower Plan

Date: 1902 

Description: Architectural rendering of the water tower plan for the University of Wisconsin.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The elevator in the State Historical Society of Wisconsin photographed shortly after the completion of the building in 1900. The elevator is stopped on the...

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Philip F. La Follette on horseback in front of the old Governor's Mansion on Gilman Street, sometime during the years that his father, Robert M. La Follett...

Photograph

Tenney Park Locks

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: A boat full of men and women enters the lock on the Yahara River at Tenney Park.

Photograph

Madison Sanitarium

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: The Madison Sanitarium on Lakeside Street at Lake Monona, not to be confused with the Lakeside Sanitarium, which was located farther east along the south s...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Station #2 of the Madison Fire Department at 125 State Street. Several men in uniform pose in front of the building with a horse-drawn wagon.

Map or Atlas

Sanborn Map of Madison

Date: 1908 

Description: Sanborn map of Madison, including West Gilman and Langdon Streets.

Date: 1907 

Description: View of the Wisconsin Building at 102 State Street and Carroll Street, built around 1901. The majority of the building was then occupied by Collyer's Drugs...

Date: 1900-03-27 

Description: Bulletin board at the State Historical Society building.

Photograph

Cat with Book

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A cat, which appears to be dozing, is posed with an open copy of Ernest Seton-Thompson's "Wild Animals I Have Known."

Photograph

Hotel Trumpf

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: View across unpaved street towards the Hotel Trumpf, located at 636 West Washington Avenue. The entrance is on the corner of the building facing the inters...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: William and Clara Case Middleton sit on a settee; their son Forest leans in between them from behind. A small dog is nestled between William and Clara.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two steamboats docked at Lake Monona. Boat in foreground is identified as "Lake Side". A third boat is in the background.

Date: 1900-03-27 

Description: Elevated view over Langdon Street towards the State Historical Society building, which is near completion. Written across the bottom (in reverse): "Mar. 27...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The view of Bascom Hill and upper campus of the University of Wisconsin Madison seen from the roof of the Wisconsin Historical Society.

Date: 1902 

Description: An unusual photograph of the Wisconsin State Capitol at night with the dome illuminated for a political meeting.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: This map shows the expansion of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus growth between the years of 1850 and 1900. The map is indexed by building name a...

Date: 1909 

Description: Clara Case Middleton stands behind a rocking chair beyond a curtained doorway. In the front room, a zither and banjo are displayed near a parlor organ.

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