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Description: A police officer poses on the street, seated on his Harley-Davidson motorcycle. He is dressed in his uniform with police badges on his jacket and hat. A si...
Description: A single horse pulls an enclosed sleigh across a frozen Door County harbor. Houses and a church are visible onshore.
Description: A front view of the Layton House, which was originally an inn. Signs on the building indicate that at the time of the photograph it was the business of Car...
Description: A church is in the distance at the end of the road. On either side of the street are homes and stores, with a street light suspended above the street in t...
Description: Side view of hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The building is along University Avenue.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Albion Academy and Normal Institute. It was founded in 1853 by Seventh Day Baptists from Vermont and New York. In 1901, it was taken over by Norwegian Dist...
Description: Main Street, with two competing curb-side gas stations across the street from each other. Cars are parked along both sides of the muddy street. Such curb-...
Description: A view of the First Congretional Church, and parsonage.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: The John MacDonald Tavern, built about 1852 about 2 miles west of Delafield, also known as the half-way house between Milwaukee and Madison.
Description: Exterior of building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Snow is on the ground.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Exterior view from across street of the International Harvester Mason City branch building. Several automobiles and a horse-drawn wagon are parked outside;...
Description: View across Bascom Hill of the Engineering Building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Masonic Temple, 301 Wisconsin Avenue.
Description: The Wisconsin Power and Light building, 122 W. Washington Avenue, under construction, with a materials elevator and mixer. The Loraine Hotel is in the bac...
Description: Rial Herreman prepares a mixture in the laboratory of his drugstore in Boyd, Wisconsin.
Description: View across railroad tracks of the canning factory in the aftermath of a tornado. The top of the brick structure and the smokestack has been blown off. Pil...
Description: View of the memorial pillars on the Warner Memorial Road near Baraboo. The pillars were erected in 1923.
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: View of Fountain Lake (officially known as Ennis Lake), John Muir's boyhood home near Montello. The area is now a 125-acre State Natural Area. Fountain Lak...
Description: This map shows beacons, buildings, streets, and quarries. Two inset maps include: Vicinity of Sturgeon Bay, Wis. and the Harbor of refuge at entrance to St...
Description: A bridge on Willow Drive, surrounded by trees, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
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