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Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Stereoview of Wisconsin Street looking west to Grand Avenue.
Description: A map of the township of Verona.
Description: A father and his two daughters are seated on the porch of their log house.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, as seen before it was restored by the United States Government.
Description: Studio portrait of Violet Dousman in an evening dress. Oldest daughter of Louis and Nina Dousman. Born December 7, 1874; died January 14, 1940.
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: View of the German Methodist Church with George Bowers, a milkman, standing in the foreground.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: View of the Chequamegon Hotel, built 1872 - 1875.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of William Tennant in front of same painted backdrop. He was a newspaper and magazine agent in Black River Falls, Wisconsin, who lost both...
Description: Building housing the very first central electric light station for distribution of incandescent lighting.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Several employees on the doorstep of J.N. Hegeman Drugstore.
Description: View from the Ohio River of the West Virginia shoreline.
Date: 1868-12-22 before
Description: Front cover and interior menu pages from the Third Annual Supper of the New England Society, held at Vilas House to commemorate Forefather's Day. On the co...
Description: Two University of Wisconsin-Madison students, Mr. Rider and Mr. Broughton, sit in their residence at 625 Langdon Street and play musical instruments. Mr. R...
Description: View down gravel path towards Syl seated on a bench along the edge of a reservoir on a hill. There is a brick building, perhaps a pumphouse, built over the...
Description: Advertising brochure for Russell & Company's Ohio Reaper and Mower, distributed by Chas. A. Taylor, agent for Peoria, Illinois. Features an illustration of...
Date: 1865 after
Description: The first Eau Claire House built in 1856. It burned down in 1875.
Description: Aerial view, probably from a lithograph, of the prison for Confederate soldiers at Rock Island.
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: View of Tenement Block and Megget Home (built before 1870), River Street. The buildings where the A&P Market stands.
Date: 1898 before
Description: View of the Sugar River below a dam. A man stands in the water fishing. Two others stand on the bank at left and one is seated on the dam. Three sticks are...
Description: Two cyclists ride their bicycles past curious on-lookers.
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