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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...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Madison fire fighters with a hose wagon near the intersection of Webster Street and East Washington Avenue.
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...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: A boat full of men and women enters the lock on the Yahara River at Tenney Park.
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...
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.
Description: Sanborn map of Madison, including West Gilman and Langdon Streets.
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...
Description: Bulletin board at the State Historical Society building.
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."
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...
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.
Description: Two steamboats docked at Lake Monona. Boat in foreground is identified as "Lake Side". A third boat is in the background.
Description: Elevated view over Langdon Street towards the State Historical Society building, which is near completion. Written across the bottom (in reverse): "Mar. 27...
Description: The view of Bascom Hill and upper campus of the University of Wisconsin Madison seen from the roof of the Wisconsin Historical Society.
Description: An unusual photograph of the Wisconsin State Capitol at night with the dome illuminated for a political meeting.
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...
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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