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Description: Photographic postcard of the business district in Blue River. Stores and a wooden boardwalk line the dirt street, and horse-drawn wagons wait in front of t...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View across Library Mall of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Armory (Red Gym or Old Red). Lake Mendota is in the background.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Fox River Dam, with shoreline in either side, and a barge in the distance.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The buildings of the North Western railroad depot.
Description: Elevated view across road of Alex Krueger sitting on a rail fence on Loock's Hill, site of present Highway 109. There is a carriage parked below him on the...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View of the Hilton Hotel with a stagecoach parked near the entrance.
Description: Picnic Point from shoreline of Lake Mendota at the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. There is a university building on the hill on the left, and a pi...
Description: Men in bateaux for the Chippewa Lumber and Boom Company's log drive on the Chippewa River at Jim Falls.
Description: This map shows a plat of the west part of the city, numbered blocks and lots, some landownership, local streets, roads, railroads, wards by number, parks,...
Description: View down Huron Street in Berlin.
Description: Men work with a husker-shredder and wagons near a barn.
Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. One wing added to the hall on the left.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Superintendent J.N. Harrison and dispatcher W.H. Wright are seated at desks in the Wisconsin & Michigan Railroad office.
Description: Main Street River Falls as seen from a rooftop.
Description: Exterior view of the Shell Lake Roller Milling Company with a man seated on a horse-drawn wagon outside its entrance.
Description: Fire department steamer #1 fire engine, named after hotel proprietor J.A. Taylor.
Description: Exterior view of Jefferson's Transfer Line, owned by Beverly Jefferson, 1/16th African-American. Beverly Frederick Jefferson was the grandson of President...
Description: Main Street on the Capitol Square.
Description: The Yahara River from Williamson Street with Lake Monona in the background.
Description: A long covered bridge and a small water fall beneath it.
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