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City Hall

Date: 1962-09-01 

Description: View from street of City Hall and the corner of Clark Street at sundown.


Flower Garden

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: A woman sits and reads on a wooden slat bench in a flower garden. There are ornamental plants in a wash tub and other containers; a rose bush nearly covers...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: Firefighters attempt to extinguish the blaze destroying the Hotel Washington. Most of the building has collapsed.


Description: Aerial view of a full Camp Randall Stadium during half-time of a football game. The band is on the field in formation to spell "UW."


Take Over Newspaper

Date: 1972-07-26 

Description: Individual crouches on the sidewalk against a brick wall in front of the Rennebohms at Lake and State Streets (now Walgreens) hawking Take Over news...


White House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View across street of the White House from the north side. A small crane stands in front of the building, while scaffolding is on the roof. The top of the...

Date: 1865 

Description: The ruins of a railroad depot after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War. Plate 61


The Imperial Hotel

Date: 1916 

Description: Elevated view of the Imperial Hotel, in Tokyo, Japan, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of eight commemorative tablets at the North Cemetery of Antietam Battlefield, the site of the bloodiest one-day battle in United States history in 1...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Front view of the Northern Hospital for the Insane. A horse-drawn carriage is outside the entrance.


Baptist Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of church. Built in 1867, it was dismantled in 1914.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Three men wearing hats sit on top of baled cotton loaded in a wagon. The wagon is led by two horses and travels down a dirt road in what appears to be a c...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the Gottfried Tower, erected in 1895. A woman walks by the iron tower which features a white Statue of Liberty on top and a band platform ten feet...


Neitzel Barn

Date: 2004 

Description: Jim and Donna Neitzel own this barn at W1734 Hwy TW (Section 5). They purchased it 23 years ago. This barn has been in the Neitzel name for 100 years and w...


Saint Clara Academy

Date: 1846 after

Description: A view of the college and surrounding green space at Saint Clara Academy. Saint Clara Academy moved to River Forest, Illinois in 1922, and since 1970 has g...


Teenagers on Steps

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large group of young people, largely women, gathered on the steps outside of a brick building. Several men stand in the back near the open doorway. Some...


Beach Boulevard

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Beach Boulevard, a boardwalk-like street with gift shops and carnival events facing the beach and harbor. Men and women walk down the sidewalk a...


Homestead Bank

Date:  date unknown

Description: Homestead Bank, a two-story stone and wood building, from across the street.

Date: 1953 

Description: Photographic holiday card from the Q.J. O'Sullivan family. The children of the family are all dressed in winter clothes, two with a Christmas tree, one on...

Date: 1951-04-27 

Description: Bruce Foote sings the National Anthem (note salutes and hands on hearts) at a Marquette University convocation ceremony honoring General Douglas MacArthur....

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