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Description: An exterior view across water of Robert Stephenson & Company Mill, which was a steam mill.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of Methodist church.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: A large group of well-dressed people are standing aboard three small steamboats on Lake Monona. The boat in the foreground is a barge with a sternwheel. Th...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: View of the building and the grounds. Pedestrians, an equestrian, and a man in a horse-drawn carriage are in the foreground.
Description: Group of tourists and crew members on the bow deck of the DELL QUEEN, an excursion boat that operated on the Wisconsin River at Wisconsin Dells.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Logs move down the river, swirling with cross currents, resulting in a huge log jam.
Description: Exterior view of a farmhouse with a picket fence. In front of the house are two men and a horse-drawn carriage.
Description: A view of Lone Rock from below, with a canoe on the left-hand side of the image.
Description: Group of people posed on trolley car which is pulling flat car loaded with a McCormick grain binder and mower as part of event culminating the "crossing th...
Description: View down Main Street featuring crowds of people near the Theatre Comique and other stores and offices.
Description: Columbian Exposition; on board the caravel "Santa Maria", looking aft.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Forked dirt road with a split rail fence in between.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Drawing of an early locomotive that the Milwaukee and Mississippi Railroad rebuilt to run on the M.& M. R.R. line (which was later absorbed into the Chicag...
Description: Crew from the Augusta and Knoxville railroad posing with a steam engine.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Group portrait of the Northern Hospital for the Insane's institutional fire fighting department posed outside the building. Horse-drawn transport cart and...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View overlooking Pinckney Street on the Square with the American Hotel in the background.
Description: Elevated view along Langdon Street towards Science Hall on Bascom Hill at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. On the opposite side of Bascom Hill is Music...
Date: 1881 ca.
Description: View down Main Street. On the left a man is driving a wagon with a team of two horses, and on the right a man stands on a wagon pulled by one horse. Houses...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Elevated view of east side of Main Street, with Raymond & Jones Hardware visible at 112 Main Street.
Description: A view of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus including Music Hall and the bottom of Bascom Hill. Langdon Street is in the foreground; a streetcar i...
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