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Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Stereograph of photographer Henry Hamilton Bennett pulling an oar on a Wisconsin raft.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Prison.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View looking southwest down the 600 block of Williamson Street to the East Madison Passenger Depot of the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad. There are frame...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Joseph Spensley's smelting furnace, built in 1861.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: View of the Chequamegon Hotel.
Description: View up dirt road towards a young man standing near the Turvill shop. The tree-lined road leads up a slope towards another building under trees.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: Waist-up portrait of Franz Holzlhuber.
Description: Stereograph of several men working at dusk, knee deep in water attending to the raft.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Three women, two boys and a man are gathered around a table that has fruit on it. The man sits in an office chair. The frame house behind has a back-slante...
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Kate N. Doggett (1828-1884), American reformer. Took charge of the Academy of Science herbarium in 1869. She was a de...
Description: Full-length portrait of Jerusha Sturgis, standing near a chair. The wife of Samuel Davis Sturgis I and mother of Nina Dousman. Born December 1, 1827; Died...
Date: 1876-07-04 ca.
Description: Two men stand by a wagon on which is written "A.L. Dahl Landscape Photographer." The photographer stands on the left side of the view. The flag on the side...
Description: Full-length outdoor portrait of Anna McConnell standing in the shade in a field, with trees in the background.
Description: Elevated view of multiple homes and buildings.
Description: Quarter-length profile portrait of Abraham Lincoln.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the City Hotel with a group of people posed near its entrance.
Date: 1859 ca.
Description: Full-length, carte-de-visite portrait of John H. Lathrop (1799-1866), first chancellor of the University of Wisconsin. Lathrop's tenure was marked by contr...
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Archibald Campbell, which is part of a composite photograph of the 1878 Wisconsin Senate and State Officers.
Description: Stereograph of the raft's crew.
Date: 1880 after
Description: A sidewalk leads to Ceresco School. The tall arched windows, doorways, and the round decorative brickwork lend the building a Mediterranean feeling.
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