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Description: View down Pinckney street looking northwest toward East Wilson and Lake Mendota. The Bruen's or Brown's Block and the American Hotel are on the right.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of the Trempealeau River Bridge. A lamppost stands in the foreground and buildings, including a church, is visible in the background.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of the Lafayette County courthouse with the jail in the background.
Date: 1970 ca.
Description: A large crowd participating in a demonstration against the war in Vietnam, as seen from the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol looking down State Street...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Exterior view from across street of the Racine County Court House.
Description: "Zimmel Implement has been located at 202 Mayville Street since 1946. They previously spent 11 years at 113 North Milwaukee, the building now occupied by...
Description: Elevated view of the second block of East Main Street showing the intersection of East Main and Webster streets. Businesses include the Argus Office and th...
Description: May Day parade with a closeup of a "memorial" float for company unions. A man leans on the parked float. The float features a faux grave and the gravestone...
Description: Construction work, probably on East Washington Avenue. The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the far distance. A farmhouse is on the right. A pickax is in the...
Description: Colorized postcard view down the sidewalk of a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk in the front of what may be...
Description: Exterior view of the Brayton School.
Description: View from street towards the St. Joseph's Hospital. In the center is a two level open porch, with two people on the second level. A 1930s automobile is par...
Description: Kite aerial panoramic photograph of the central business district. In the distance is Lake Mendota. The fire damaged Wisconsin State Capitol is in the cent...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of a street and homes, taken from the sidewalk. The trees lining the street partially obscure the houses in the foreground. Printed in the bottom l...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Madison fire fighters with a hose wagon near the intersection of Webster Street and East Washington Avenue.
Description: Color postcard view from street of the high school.
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: Winter scene of North Broadway at Cass Street, De Pere, Wisconsin. Streets are snow covered.
Description: View of a stairway leading up to a second-story residence. Several other commercial and private buildings are visible in the background down a hill.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the De Soto depot. A locomotive, blowing steam, is approaching the platform, where a small group of people waits to board. A boxcar on the...
Description: Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey Circus float in Sauk County's Wisconsin Centennial Parade on street downtown with a large crowd in the street and park...
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