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Date: 1928-12-08 

Description: View of 500 and 600 blocks of University Avenue at night, looking west from West Gilman Street.

Date: 1955 

Description: East Washington Avenue near Union Corners when first reopened after widening in 1955. Several vehicles are visible on the road.

Date: 1931-05-15 

Description: A streetcar was knocked off the tracks in an accident with an automobile at the corner of Mills and Drake Streets.

Date: 1946-05-23 

Description: Nash-Madison Automobile Dealership and Service Station, 2201 University Avenue, at Allen Street. The view includes two gas pumps located on the sidewalk n...

Date: 1946-06 

Description: View of the 3500 block of University Avenue, site of the Coca-Cola Bottling plant. There are trees along the road and names on mailboxes of "Middleton" and...

Date: 1931-05-16 

Description: 4 Dane County motor police officers shown with four Harley Davidson motorcycles and two other men taken in front of Madison Battery and Tire, 250 State Str...

Photograph

Madison's First Car

Date: 1902 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Albert G. Zimmerman in their locomobile steamer in 1902. Zimmerman purchased the car in 1901 and claimed it was the first permanent automobil...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: View through trees from across a tree-lined Langdon Street of the YMCA. Part of the Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is also visible on the right.

Photograph

Bascom Hill Walk

Date: 1926 

Description: View from the top of Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus of the tree-lined path and lampposts. South Hall is on the right.

Date: 1956 

Description: Aerial view of lower University of Wisconsin-Madison campus with demolition of buildings on both sides of the Armory-Gymnasium to make space for future pla...

Photograph

Thor 5

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Thor 5 motorcycle. A number of automobiles are parked along the curb in the background.

Date: 1947-05-13 

Description: 1922 Pumper Fire Truck at old Fire Station No. 2 (1921-1966), 301 N. Broom Street. Firemen (l to r) Harold Muenkel, Charles White, Alex Cohn, Lt. Wilber K...

Date: 1946-06-05 

Description: Two painters, shown on a Company scaffold from Safway Steel Scaffolds, at Villa Maria, 615 Howard Place. Safway Steel Scaffolds Company, offices at 940 Wil...

Photograph

South Madison

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View from the University of Wisconsin service building smokestack of south Madison, including Mills Street, Mound Street, and the Greenbush. Lake Monona is...

Date: 1952 

Description: Aerial view of a North Central Airlines DC-3 airplane flying over the Madison isthmus. Clearly visible are the Wisconsin State Capitol, the 1 West Wilson S...

Date: 1948-05-24 

Description: A police ambulance, speeding a 3-year old, David King, seriously injured accident victim to a hospital, crashed into a Padgham Painting Co. truck, driven b...

Date: 1953-07-19 

Description: Soap box racers head down a hill on S. Midvale Boulevard as a large group of spectators watch from behind a fence. 1953 was the first year Madison's soap b...

Date: 1954-01 ca.

Description: An exterior view of the Wisconsin Historical Society building, seen from the southeast. Several cars are parked on the street in front of the building. The...

Photograph

Conklin & Sons

Date: 1916 

Description: People pose outside of Conklin & Sons store. According to the sign, they sold wood, lime, cement, tile, and brick.

Date: 1928-10-03 

Description: A crane and other machinery are used in the construction of the Wisconsin Power and Light building, 122 West Washington Avenue.

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