Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Five men from the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Petenwell stand together and smile for the camera. They are posed in front of a truck which is parked ne...
Description: Group of men posing in two rows in a field. The men sitting and crouching in the front row are wearing folded down rubber boots. The men standing behind th...
Description: Panoramic view over Juneau County Highway Q, about four miles south of the entrance to Buckhorn State Park.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of horses being unloaded from railroad cars by soldiers. The image was probably taken from on top of the train.
Description: Standard Oil station with road work taking place in the foreground. Included in the view is a telephone booth.
Description: Giese residence located on State Highway 80/82 in Union Center taken by the State Department of Transportation to illustrate the pond ditch drainage on the...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View down Main Street. The wide street has cars and trucks parked along the curbs on both sides. The Elroy Post Office is on the corner on the right. Furth...
Description: Black and white postcard of cabins in front of a bluff, perhaps Castle Rock. A larger building is visible to the right. Text on bottom reads, "Castle Rock...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View down unpaved street towards a large crowd of men, women and children gathered around the stalls of the Hustler Harvest Festival. The festival is set u...
Description: Wisconsin's first air fatality was P.C. Davis, an exhibition pilot from Chicago, who died as a result of injuries sustained during an aerial performance in...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Car number 557 of the Chicago Northwestern railroad at 7th Street. Eight train workers are standing on or around the train.
Description: Exterior view over railroad tracks of the Mlakar Hotel near a train station. A man sits on the porch of the hotel.
Description: Black and white postcard of Target Bluff. Trees appear on top of the bluff and below. Railroad tracks are visible at the base. Text at foot, "Target Bluff,...
Date: 1882 ca.
Description: View of Main Street business district. Horses and buggies on street. Some business signs read: "American and Norsk Store", "Furniture", "L....re & Son, Dry...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Division Street looking south in Mauston.
Description: Soldiers at Camp Douglas driving horses and covered wagons.
Description: Campgrounds at the Island Resort, located 25 miles west of the Wisconsin Dells.
Description: Men with a tractor attempt to pull out a car stuck in the mud on an early road.
Description: View from ice of men from the CCC group at Camp Petenwell cutting ice. Three men stand on the ice on the right. A steep bank surrounds the icy water. Men a...
Description: Group portrait of men, a boy, and horses posed among piles of logs and lumber. A bicycle is in the foreground, and a steam engine is in the background.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706