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Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Pathways lead through a treed lawn to the neo-classical styled White Memorial Library, funded by Mary Flavia White. In front of the library stands Birge F...
Description: A line of filing cabinets holding the Anita McCormick Blaine papers, not long after they arrived at the Wisconsin Historical Society in the 1950s. A portra...
Description: "Cheryl Gage, Assistant Director at the Fond du Lac Public Library, poses with a board, touting the photography of Fred H. Bandlow."
Description: Exterior view of the Milwaukee Public Library. Reverse of the cardboard backing reads: "Milwaukee Public Library and Museum, erected 1898, cost $512,000, F...
Date: 1936 after
Description: An exterior view of the Public Library at 106 West Washington.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Community room of the Library and Community Center.
Description: Exterior view of the White Memorial Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded with a $15,000 donation from Flavia White. Bottom of photograph read...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of the Eau Claire Public Library.
Description: Bookcase in the second floor hallway outside the library of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. The case contains 50 books that were part of the ori...
Description: Interior view of the Baraboo Carnegie Free Library. There is a fireplace, bookshelves, display shelves, and reading tables with bentwood chairs. There are...
Description: "Cheryl Gage and Shirley Widmer hold up some of Fred Bandlow's photos that were on display at the Fond du Lac Library."
Description: Interior view of the Milwaukee Public Library, showing reading tables on the ground floor, and balconies and railings of two levels above. Large stone colu...
Description: Interior view of the Kaukauna Public Library. The library opened in 1905 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie with a gift of $12,000. In the room is a librari...
Description: A view of the facade of White Memorial Library and the Birge Fountain. Construction of the neo-classical style library was funded by Mary Flavia White. T...
Description: Individuals break ground for the new Sequoya branch of the Madison Public Library at the Midvale Plaza shopping center. The building is being constructed b...
Description: Man sitting in an exhibit of International Harvester films at an American Library Association Conference. The exhibit was titled "Moving Pictures and the L...
Description: Interior of Madison Public Library's new bookmobile. Librarian Doris Cruger sits at desk inside Madison Public Library's new bookmobile. Standing are Mayor...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Interior view of the Janesville Public Library. The library opened in 1903 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie at $30,000 and Eldred at $10,000. The reverse...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Front exterior view of the Sun Prairie Public Library with a police car parked in front of it.
Description: An interior view of the parlor and library of the William F. Vilas house, 12 East Gilman Stsreet, before remodeling in 1902.
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