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Date: 1909 before
Description: Postcard depicting one of the four Prairie du Chien stone gateways that stood at the four corner entrances to the Capitol Park. More elaborate gates topped...
Description: Postcard depicting the fire of February 26-27, 1904 that destroyed most of the second Wisconsin State Capitol. The smoke and flames have been dramatically...
Date: date unknown
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: 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: 1925 ca.
Description: Exterior from Bascom Hill of Birge Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Originally known as the Biology building.
Description: Steensland Bridge with boat and passengers passing beneath.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Early souvenir postcard showing people viewing the bird cages at the Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo). Series No. A647
Description: Color postcard of an exterior view of the Wisconsin State Historical Society Building, now the headquarters of the Wisconsin Historical Society. Students a...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Reading Room at the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Society. The text at t...
Date: 1931 before
Description: Exterior of front entrance from across University Avenue on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Children on pony rides at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo)
Date: 1970 ca.
Description: Camel rides at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo) for children, given free by Zor Temple Camel Patrol on Sunday afternoons during the summer. A number of...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Chicago & Northwestern Railway passenger depot.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Interior view of the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad depot. A man is seated on one of the benches.
Description: The Madison General Hospital, 925 Mound Street, looking west from Park Street.
Description: William Elwell Middleton stands beside the giant candy cane which he won on Christmas Day, 1909. There is a bookcase in the background.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Views of popular sites in Madison. Numerous different types of recreation are visible along with popular sites such as the Wisconsin State Capitol building...
Description: View across water of kiddie train at Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo).
Train was donated by the Madison Lions Club and operated from 1953-1968.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Main Street on the Capitol Square.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A rabbit poses with a basket of eggs.
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