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Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) at University of Wisconsin-Madison during a spring sleet storm. The trees in front of the building are coated in ice. A pedestr...
Description: Indian boys and girls pose for a group portrait outdoors in front of the government school.
Date: date unknown
Description: A Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul railway bridge under construction.
Description: Five men and a log jam on an icy river.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Two men holding large fish pose near an ice fishing shanty off of Fish Creek. Another man stands behind them. There is man on an iceboat in the left backgr...
Description: St. Paul Ice Carnival labyrinth. Spectators on bridge overlook the ice labyrinth.
Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."
Description: "Groundhog Day... A view from the water tower, looking northwest. The 20mm lens provides a very wide angle of view."
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...
Date: 1930 before
Description: Holiday postcard with two birds perched on an ice coated horseshoe hanging on a snow-covered tree branch. Several houses and hills are visible in the backg...
Description: While en route from Oregon prison farm to Oscar Mayer and Co., three cows were frightened by an ambulance siren on the 700 block of West Washington Avenue...
Description: Firefighters attempt to extinguish the blaze destroying the Hotel Washington. Most of the building has collapsed.
Description: There is smoke damage to the bricks evident above the windows of the company store in this view of the ghost town of Fayette. To the right, with dormers, i...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from bank of the Wisconsin River of the Jaws of the Dells in winter. Snow is on the ground and ice lines the shoreline.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: Three men standing on frozen Lake Superior in front of ice covered shoreline.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Eskimo duck dance to celebrate the Spring hunt.
Description: Winter scene with boys ice skating on University Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin, after an ice storm. From left to right: G. Halamka, J.A. Zimmerman, A.J. Jark.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Forest Middleton poses with his sled as his father, William, works with an iceboat behind him on frozen Lake Monona. There are other iceboats and boathouse...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a large group of ice skaters at River Park. Some of the skaters are formed into a large circle.
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