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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a profile view of a cecropia moth, Hylophora Cecropia, on a potted geranium.
Description: View of Profile Rock at Farwell Point on Lake Mendota.
Description: Monkey Island, a popular attraction at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). It was built in the 1930s as a WPA project and modeled after one in the Hagen...
Description: Photographic postcard of Forest Middleton, left, sitting cross-legged on a chair holding a pipe and glancing at a friend, possibly Eddie Quick. There is a...
Description: Postcard showing the north wing of the Wisconsin State Capitol with the statue "Forward" in the foreground.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Langdon Street and the lower campus of the University of Wisconsin.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the Sherman Bridge and Lock and surrounding area on the Yahara River.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. One wing added to the hall on the left.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Boathouse on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is behind the boathouse. In the left corner, a rowing ream is on t...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: A young girl and another child riding a camel led by a Zor Shriner at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). In the background the Zor Booster Band is in a...
Date: 1958-09 ca.
Description: An aerial view of University Hill Farms on Madison's west side. a complete 604 acre community developed by the Regents of the University of Wisconsin. Re...
Description: The Methodist Hospital.
Description: Steensland Bridge with boat and passengers passing beneath.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: The Madison Central High School class championship team, about 1910-1912. Only Ben Bergor (Goldeberger), seated on the left, has been identified.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Early souvenir postcard of the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo), with a camel in the foreground. Series No. A644
Description: Mendota State Hospital (Mendota Mental Health Institute).
Description: View of the lagoon and surrounding wooded area in Tenney Park.
Description: Night view with streetcars at the Capitol Square on Pinckney Street. Walzinger's Drugstore is one of the prominent storefronts on the left.
Description: Central High School.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A postcard of the Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo)depicting aquatic fowl, with an inset of a sea lion on a rock. The caption on the back of the card reads...
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