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Date:  date unknown

Description: View from road of a winter street scene. A man is driving a horse and wagon in the road. Two men and two children stand on the sidewalk. A person can be se...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Wenga and Amutuk catching crabs in the Arctic.

Date: 1954-01 

Description: Walter Meske of Watertown displays his catch while ice fishing on Salmo Pond near Black Earth. The pond is stocked with rainbow trout by the Wisconsin Cons...

Date: 1952-01-19 

Description: Iceboats idle on Lake Monona while activities were postponed due to unseasonable weather during the Northwestern Ice Yachting Association ice regatta on La...

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Winter vista across the Wisconsin River, with ice-coated trees.

Date: 1878-03-09 

Description: Illustration by N.A. Greenback of ice-skaters and iceboats featuring the new Poughkeepsie design of pivoting runners. A key at the bottom of the image iden...

Photograph

Winter Snow Scene

Date: 1941 

Description: Two rowboats docked in a river surrounded by trees, following a recent snowfall.

Historical Essay

Sundae Sermon

Defining Sundaes

Was the first ice cream sundae made in Wisconsin or New York? Give this whimsical story a read and come to your own conclusion.

Photograph

Ships In a Harbor

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ships crowded into an icy harbor, possibly in Green Bay.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View down platform of train stopped at a loading dock at International Harvester's Osborne Works (later known as Auburn Works). On the dock is a large stac...

Photograph

Theresa Marsh

Date: 1976 

Description: "Canadian geese 'goose step' on ice on the Theresa Marsh."

Date:  

Description: Picnic Point's northern shore in mid-winter.

Photograph

Jim Dobbe Farm

Date: 1968 

Description: "Brenda & Kay Widmer examine an ice covered fence on the Jim Dobbe Farm (Sunny Brae Farm)."

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A toboggan slide and skating rink next to a large building.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the city and glacier as seen from Port Valdez. A pier leads to the city's shore.

Photograph

Iceboats

Date:  

Description: Iceboats at Williams Bay on Lake Geneva.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a tourist group on Muir Glacier near a ravine. Copyright by Winter & Pond.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the lower University of Wisconsin campus from a frozen Lake Mendota. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red), boathouse, The State Historical Society, Musi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: St. Paul Ice Carnival. Night view of the storming of the palace by the Grand Army of the Republic.

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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