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Date: 1940 ca.

Description: An exterior view of the Levi B. Vilas mansion at the corner of Henry and Langdon Streets. Built about 1850, it later became a fraternity house for Phi Gamm...

Photograph

Scott Lake CCC Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Civil Conservation Corps (CCC) camp at Scott Lake.

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: A well-dressed family of four is posed in front of a stone fence with a picket gate. Behind them is a Greek Revival frame house with shuttered windows.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Commercial building with road (Broad Street) in foreground. Cars are parked in the lot, with Village Hall and residences in the background.

Date: 1884 after

Description: Subheading states the center building to be the oldest house in Milwaukee, and built by Matthias Stein in January 1838. The home is only two stories tall,...

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Marquetry table made by August Schlaak as a Christmas present for his daughter, 1923-1929. (Museum object #2003.78.1)

Date:  

Description: Two men and a women seated in chairs, two young men and two young women standing behind the chairs, and two girls and a boy seated in front of the chairs,...

Photograph

Vilas Mansion

Date:  

Description: View from across Langdon Street looking toward the residence of Levi B. Vilas. Built in 1851, the house was later used by the Phi Gamma Delta and then Sig...

Photograph

Kilbournton House

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Front exterior view of the Kilbournton House in Estabrook Park.

Photograph

Residential Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down E. Park Ave. looking east from State St. A row of houses stands to the left.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Nathan Strong Park, an recreation area set aside in 1848. The park features a Volunteer Soldiers and Sailors Monument, topped with a soldier holdi...

Date: 1939-03-21 ca.

Description: Elevated winter scene with a man operating a tractor in the Greendale, Wisconsin, neighborhood clearing the sidewalks of snow.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Copy of the original perspective drawing by Antonio Raymond of American System-Built House Model B11. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable...

Photograph

Sunset Village

Date: 1954 

Description: Elevated view of lower Sunset Village looking northwest from Sunset Point. University Hill Farm is on the left and Shorewood Hills is on the right.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: 609 North Lake Street, built in 1896 for J. Morgan Clements. From 1904-1909 it served as the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity house. The Alpha Sigma Phi frater...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Close-up view of the cottage when it was a library. A sign is partly visible on the building stating, "Kellogg Public Library, Union Park Branch." Used as...

Photograph

Loetscher House

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: The Loetscher House, 302 North Lake Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three children stand on the porch of a domestic building. Stairs lead from the sidewalk to the porch. Copyright by Taylor's Drug Store.

Photograph

Wooden Cottage

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vine-covered building surrounded by trees. First home of Samuel L. and Helen Larkin Chase, built ca. 1857 on a 2-acre tract on the north shore of Lake Wing...

Photograph

Dirt Road

Date:  date unknown

Description: Rutted, dirt road running along railroad tracks toward a small wooden building. In the far background is a cluster of houses.

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