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Description: A school bus driver and three campers stand next to the bus which transports campers to and from the Brownie Day Camp at Hoyt Park. Left to right: Susan A...
Description: Part of a crowd of 150 waits at the fence at the Truax airport terminal as the Badger football team's chartered airplane returns at 8:20 PM after losing to...
Description: Built in 1855 and designed by Milwaukee architect James Douglas, the Grace Episcopal Church is the oldest remaining building on the Capitol Square. Vertic...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Looking down King Street with streetcar. A sign that reads, "Base Ball Today" is strung over the street and the Wisconsin State Capitol is in the backgroun...
Description: Horse-drawn American Express wagons in front of the Chicago & Northwestern Railway depot.
Description: A crowd of onlookers surrounds a wrecked automobile. The accident occurred at Highway 30 and North Fair Oaks Avenue.
Date: date unknown
Description: View across road of D.A. Meister's Garage, with a fire truck parked in front and an automobile parked at the curb on the right. One boy is sitting on the f...
Description: A Northwest Airways crew delivers a bag of airmail to Madison postmaster W.A. Devine. With him, posed in front of the Ford TriMotor, are pilots Elmer Wahl...
Description: Northwest corner of Aurora and Elmwood Avenue looking towards a two-story concrete block building with no windows and a single door.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a high school and the parking lot in front of it.
Description: Rollohome mobile home as received from the factory and parked at Reynolds Transfer and Storage Co. on E. Main Street prior to being moved to the State Hist...
Description: Entrance to dormitory on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A tiled-roofed arched gateway with wrought iron gates linking the dormitory to another...
Description: 46 Wisconsin State Journal carrier boys, 17 from Madison and 29 from the area--all winners of a recent magazine subscription contest--leave Madison by bus...
Description: Elevated view down State Street. The Orpheum Theater sign is visible, and in the distance is Lake Mendota.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Exterior of Marshall Academy.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: View across Park Street of Science Hall at the base of Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin Madison campus.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of isthmus looking east toward Lake Mendota and the Wisconsin State Capitol, with horizon in the background.
Description: View down tree-lined street with a bridge at the far end. There is a large house with a balcony and wrap-around porch on the other side of the road. A floc...
Date: 1936 after
Description: Rennebohm Drugstore #12 at 2526 Monroe Street. Originally established by pharmacist Harry Consigny, this operation was purchased by Rennebohm in 1936.
Description: Robert Blossom's Mobil gas station, 3702 East Washington Avenue. Background includes Mayfair Homes sign and Jacob's Mobile Home Sales, 3715 East Washingto...
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