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Date: 1924 after

Description: This pictorial map focuses on the Madison Isthmus, Lake Mendota, Lake Monona, Lake Wingra, and shows points of historical interest, buildings, parks, and I...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Edgar and Elna Krueger posing in front of an old farmhouse, with a team of two horses and two dogs. Edgar is holding up one of the dogs on its hind legs. T...

Photograph

Layton House

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: 2504 Forest Home Avenue. This hotel was situated on what was originally a plank road between Milwaukee and Muskego. It was designed after the Federal style...

Date: 1950-07-29 

Description: Five members of the Madison Junior Chamber of Commerce dressed in western costume prepare for a rodeo at the Dane County fairgrounds. Four are seated on ho...

Date: 1905-12 

Description: Edgar and Jennie Krueger sit on the front porch of the Krueger home with an Edison Standard phonograph sitting on a chair between them. Two Edison Gold Mou...

Date: 1844 

Description: Mandan Indians engaged in archery competition (Plate 24). "The meeting represented here is something like that of an Archery Club in the civilized world, b...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Men in wagons posed in front of a rural post office. They brandish guns, whiskey bottles and possibly a harmonica with humorous intent.

Photograph

Horses and Sheep

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view over sheep pen of men displaying several horses in a yard among farm buildings, a frame house and a windmill. Three women and two young girls...

Date: 1856 before

Description: An etching, labeled Conchology Plate 1 depicts a number of bivalve mollusks collected and drawn by members of the Perry expedition. The specimens we...

Photograph

View of Lynxville

Date: 1912 

Description: View along Main Street of shops, horses and townspeople.

Date: 1900 

Description: Side view of "Old Abe", eagle mascot of the 8th Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry. After his death in 1881, he was stuffed, mounted, and placed in the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Haines Photo Co. panoramic photo of Madison's Capitol Square, taken from the King Street corner.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of a haywagon pulled through a village by two horses. The driver is perched on top of the load. One horse wears a blanket with printi...

Photograph

Tiger after Hunt

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Group portrait of men who have taken the tiger out of the trap. In her journal from Sudan, Carrie describes a tiger hunt which occurred while she was visit...

Date: 1860 after

Description: A donkey (ass) labeled "SOUTHERN CONFEDERACY", with a Confederate flag tied to his tail, is pulling against the post to which it is tied. The post is label...

Date:  

Description: Crowd watching a band play on top of a circus wagon in a parade in town.

Date: 1944-01-20 

Description: Senator Jess Miller auctioning a Collie puppy in front of a WIBA microphone in the Wisconsin State Capitol. Governor Goodland donated the proceeds of the s...

Date: 1856 before

Description: A hand-colored etching, labeled Choncology Plate II, depicts mollusks collected by the Perry expedition. The specimens were described and named by p...

Photograph

Mussel Fishery

Date:  

Description: Two men stand on the banks of a river near a mussel fishery, probably along the Mississippi River. The far shoreline of the river is in the background. The...

Photograph

Turkey Processing

Date: 1975 

Description: Women members of Local 231, of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workers of North America preparing turkeys for the market.

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