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Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the facade of the National Geographic Societies Administration Building from the street.

Date: 1954-05-19 

Description: Auditorium of the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed First Unitarian Society Meeting House, with the benches and tables configured for a banquet marking the congr...

Date: 2004 

Description: LeRoy Priesgen proves that this old pump still is capable of pumping water.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Prison.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of downtown looking toward Hotel de Francia. The city hall, built in 1884, is visible at right.


Stone Farmhouse

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a farmhouse in the vicinity of Shullsburg, "typical of early stone houses in southwestern Wisconsin."


Unitarian Dinner

Date: 1954-12-10 

Description: Rev. Max Gaebler, standing at the lower right, addressing a gathering at the First Unitarian Society Meeting House. This view, looking toward the rear of t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Broadway at Eighth Street. Pedestrians cross the street in front of automobiles and cable cars while stores, theaters, and other tall buildings...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A young man is squatting in a doorway to a stone barn with his arm around the neck of a white calf. He is wearing striped pants and jacket with a cap. An e...

Date: 1914 

Description: View from below a bluff, through evergreens and birch trees, looking up at the Hotz Fish Creek compound. The stone garage and tower are on the left.

Date: 1900-11-08 

Description: Consecration of Bishop Weller as Bishop Coadjutor, Diocese of Fund du Lac. Three Bishops seated, l to r: Bishop Nicholson of Milwaukee; Bishop Grafton of F...

Date: 1914-10-16 

Description: Several men are looking at the statue "Wisconsin" as she rests on a low scaffold on the roof of the West Wing. The statue is wrapped with rope and attached...



Date: 1958 ca.

Description: Falling objects smashing a structural framework.


The Whitehall Hotel

Date: 1902 after

Description: Elevated view of tables in an arcade in the Whitehall Hotel. Each table is covered in cloth, set with plates and glassware, and decorated with a vase of f...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An old commissary building situated behind railroad tracks. Text on the photograph reads, "Old Commissary Building Fort Smith, Ark, 'On the Frisco', No. 58...


Street Scene

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Street Scene featuring, bicycles, automobiles, and palm trees. A large clock stands on a street corner where pedestrians cross, and stone and brick buildi...

Date: 1925 

Description: View of an intersection with the State Bank and another business on the left. A water pump is across the street from the bank. A hardware store and another...

Date: 1939 

Description: Elevated view of the Mellen High School Marching Band in the Music Festival parade marching down Main Street. Students are wearing marching band uniforms a...

Date: 1913 

Description: View of the side of the stone garage and tower at the Hotz family compound at Fish Creek. There is a rustic ladder from the garage roof to the observation...


Clock Tower

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a vine-covered stone clock tower with trees visible in the background. Utility lines are visible in the foreground.

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