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Octagon House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Octagon house.


E. Pike Residence

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Back view of the E. Pike residence. The owner is thought to have been a relative of Robinson D. Pike (1838-1905), a lumber merchant and the founder of Bay...

Date: 1903 

Description: This maps shows what may be Ho Chunk Native American burial mounds. Also noted on the map is the Fox River, the Doty homestead, stockade embankment, the We...

Date: 1922 

Description: View down an unpaved road with houses and shops on either side.


Webster Home

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Front view of the home of composer Joseph Philbrick Webster, with trees and a small dog in the yard. Joseph Philbrick Webster composed "Sweet By and By" an...

Date: 1912 

Description: View across street of a Lutheran church and a parsonage next door. The church has a tall steeple with a bell.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view of the exterior of a house with a family posing in front.


State Fish Hatchery

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the State Fish Hatchery.


Lain-Estburg House

Date: 1935 

Description: Exterior view of the Lain-Estburg house.


Stone Farmhouse

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a farmhouse in the vicinity of Shullsburg, "typical of early stone houses in southwestern Wisconsin."

Date: 1991-04 

Description: Governor's Conference Room in the Wisconsin State Capitol before restoration returned it to the original exposed cherry wood.

Date: 1944 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the U.S. Rubber Company plant and surrounding environment.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Tenth and Fifty-seventh Streets, with early houses, car and barn.


Business Section

Date: 1921 

Description: Elevated view of the central business district. The Avoca Cooperative Company is on the street corner on the left. Three men congregate near a car parked a...

Date: 1921 before

Description: Four men are sitting on porch stairs and railing posts. The man on the left is wearing a chef jacket and hat, and also an apron.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard view of a log cabin with a front porch and vines growing on the side.


State Fish Hatchery

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the State Fish Hatchery and the surrounding grounds.

Date: 1951 

Description: View from below, looking up at a spiral staircase located within the Pierce Home at 424 North Pinckney Street.


Indian Agency House

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago. Built in 1832 for the Indian Agent to the Ho-Chunk Nation (Winnebago) John Harris Kinzie...

Date: 1950 

Description: Atwood / Buck-Neckerman House, located at 210-214 Monona Avenue (now Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard). Built by David Atwood and his partner Royal Buck a...

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