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House in Winter

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A one and one-half story house stands in a snowy landscape. A woman is walking toward the back door, hiding her face with a hand. The house was the childho...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A log blockhouse under construction to support the Allied Intervention in Northern Russia. The fortification is surrounded by a forested area covered in sn...



Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A child in a stocking cap sleds down a course of piled snow at the side of the Hotz family home.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Man uses a Titan 15-30(?) tractor to plow a snow-covered field.


Pattison State Park

Date: 1936-01-31 

Description: The description on the back reads:

The custodian building in Pattison Park which will not conform with the Combination building 200 feet away if the latt...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Letterhead proof for the International Litho Artists and Engravers Insurance and Protective Association of the United States and Canada, of Milwaukee, Wisc...

Date: 1930 before

Description: A holiday postcard depicting the traditional image of St. Nicholas walking on foot garbed in a long green robe and carrying a bunch of switches for naughty...

Date: 1944-08 

Description: Elevated view of the airfield at Royal Air Force station Steeple Morden, located 3.5 miles west of Royston, Hertfordshire, England. The 355th Fighter Group...

Date: 1909 

Description: Photomontage of a hunter pouring salt on the tail of a giant rabbit. The hunter is holding a rifle and wearing leather boots and gloves. The surrounding w...


Country Inn

Date: 2003-10-24 

Description: "On a cool, rainy evening, we visit the Country Inn on Silver Lake. Their address is 5602 Peters Drive, West Bend."


Description: Exterior view of a small one-story wooden cottage or cabin with a front porch, covered in a layer of snow and surrounded by trees on land owned by Nature L...


Water Tower

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men posed standing on top of the City Water Tower, probably seventy feet high. A smaller group of men stand at the base behind a fence, and there is snow o...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: A view from Bedford Street of the smouldering ruins of the Hotel Washington. A pedestrian crosses the street in front of a parked firetruck. Water being us...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Prison.


Pierce House

Date: 1895-01 

Description: View from street of the residence at 424 North Pinckney Street.


Lincoln Monument

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Sculpture of Lincoln in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Bascom Hall is in the background, and snow covers the ground. T...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of Boulder Lake. Pine trees can be seen in the foreground and shoreline and islands in the background. Text below reads: "Boulder Lake a...


Student Housing

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Elevated view of married student housing on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. There is snow on the ground, a large smokestack on the left, and th...


Logging Stacks

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View from low hill of piles of logs along the icy rivers edge. A pile of logs is on the shoreline, and a large amount of neatly stacked logs are in the bac...


New Subdivision

Date: 1978-02-02 

Description: "The camera looks to the new subdivision and beyond."

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