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Description: This map shows block numbers, tract numbers, tract boundaries, city limits, local streets, railroads, Lake Mendota, and Lake Monona.
Description: A railroad tanker car sits on tracks next to fuel storage tanks at the Capitol Oil Company, 919 East Main Street.
Description: Mayor Ivan Nestingen points out one of the civil defense decals which are being placed on all Madison buses. The decals state that the buses are pledged fo...
Description: This map shows streets, highways, railroads, parks, colleges, cemeteries, county clubs, University of Wisconsin, Truax Field, Middleton, Shorewood Hills, M...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View from Lake Mendota of house at 630 N. Lake Street. Robert C. Spencer, architect. The Armory and University of Wisconsin-Madison Boathouse are behind an...
Description: Scaffolding rises up the walls of the University Avenue National Bank, 905 University Avenue, with an unusual traffic signal in the intersection.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: This map, with north oriented to the right, shows a plat of the area, numbered blocks and lots, local streets, roads, parks, a proposed golf course, and la...
Description: Officer Frank B. Ingraham, at his beat on the corners of State, Henry, and Johnson Streets, with young school children from Holy Redeemer School. Ingraham...
Description: Elevated view over the Agricultural Campus across University Avenue towards Middleton, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Lake Mendota is in th...
Description: Pre-race parade for Soap Box Derby, going past 151 East Gilman Street.
Description: Cars park in a new parking lot at the former site of Washington School at 217 North Broom Street.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Panoramic view from the corner of Park and State Streets on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Science Hall is on the left on the other side of Ba...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Park Hotel. " 'Park Hotel' South Corner Capitol Park." The reverse side gives a description of the decor and furnishings and lists some of the surrounding...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of the flagstone terrace. People sit at tables in the sunburst chairs. There are shadows of the empty chairs on the terrace as well as the s...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Avenue looking toward the northwest from the top of the Capitol. The elevated perspective provides an unusual view of the old City Hall (left) an...
Description: Exterior view of St. Patrick's Catholic Church at 410 East Main Street which was dedicated on March 17, 1889. The church was designed by T.C. McCarthy and...
Description: This manuscript blueprint map shows land parcels regarding the development of the Shorewood community, located on the city side of Lake Mendota. Original c...
Date: 1954 ca.
Description: View from Capitol Park of the First National Bank building and other buildings on Pinckney Street. Cars are parked at an angle on the street.
Description: The Law Park parking lot, on the shore of Lake Monona.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Forest and Leonore Judkins Middleton pose on a sidewalk. There is snow on the ground.
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