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Date: date unknown
Description: Poster advertising the Elmside lots for summer homes by Lake Monona.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: This blueprint map shows land parcels, parks, blocks, and streets in the region north to Atwood Avenue, south to Lake Monona, west to Evergreen Avenue, and...
Description: One of the houses in the Parade of Homes was built with a carport. This located at 5610 Raymond Rd. The house was built by built by Hermann E. Postweiler...
Description: Houses on the south side of the 2100 block of University Avenue. The address on the entrance at the far right is 2125.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View up residential street with newly constructed houses, young trees and lampposts. Men in suits and hats walk along the sidewalk. A speed limit sign is o...
Description: "Village officials help kick off Valley Estates Subdivision."
Description: Thirteen unfinished houses in a row, on the horizon of a field.
Description: Letterhead of Baldwin & Killen Lands and W.H. Killen & Company, dealers of farm, lumber, and mineral lands, from Appleton, Wisconsin, with an image on the...
Description: Elevated view of a developed strip of land on Barnegat Bay showing the Atlantic ocean, houses, lakes, railroad tracks, a marina and a jetty in the distance...
Description: An aerial view of East Towne Shopping Center (now East Towne Mall) looking southeast across East Washington Avenue.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: The plan of Kohler.
Description: Advertisment of Leonard J. Farwell from the 1855 Madison City Directory for the real estate property he had for sale. At the time Farwell was the largest...
Description: A recently planted sapling in the backyard of an empty house, with other houses and roads visible in the background.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: This bird's-eye-view map shows plat of area, numbered blocks and lots, local streets, roads, parks, golf club, schools, buildings, landscaping, and part of...
Description: "Progress on Valley Estates Subdivision."
Description: View across field or vacant lot of grass towards the Stanley Hanks bungalows located at 211-219 Lake Lawn Place off Langdon Street. Hanks probably built th...
Description: More than twelve people in their Sunday clothes gather in an open lot at Gilbert Road and Tolman Terrace to note the start of construction of their church...
Description: Cars park in a new parking lot at the former site of Washington School at 217 North Broom Street.
Description: Morgan L. Martin (1805-1887), Wisconsin lawyer, judge, politician, land speculator, and one of the leading figures in early Wisconsin history. Martin sett...
Date: 1860 after
Description: Elevated view of Janesville with a residential area in the foreground and the business district in the background.
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