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Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying three photographs. In one photograph Barbara Ellen Joy, camp owner and co-director, cooks over a large grill are...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: In her journal from China, Carrie Chapman Catt describes the rice plantations. All of the workers and their families lived on the compound and worked long...
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: View from railroad bed along Monona Bay shoreline. The Wisconsin State Capitol dome is under construction. St. Raphael's Cathedral can be seen on the left.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: View of Silurian Spring, located in Waukesha Springs Park.
Description: Photographic postcard of a group of people gathered at the shoreline of a lake. One group is launching a boat near the shore. Another group is in a small b...
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of the large roaring Elk Falls on the Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada.
Description: This map of Wisconsin and surrounding states depicts the township survey grid and identifies counties, named towns, cities and villages, rivers, lakes, rai...
Description: Steamboat "Thomas Mattham" in the Milwaukee harbor being pulled by a tugboat from the north bank near Erie Street.
Description: South face of Swallows Nest in the Wisconsin Dells. Ruth, Miriam and Evaline Bennett are in a rowboat.
Description: Milwaukee, northwest from Mitchell block. View of rooftops and buildings with River in background.
Description: View of Lake Mendota and shoreline from University Bay Drive. Snow covers the lake and the shore.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Stereograph of four men sitting by and lying in wooden a-frame shaped "bunks" on the Cook Float. Mike Lane , the Cook, nearest man is just crawling out of...
Description: Father Augustin Nguyen lac Hoa, the fighting priest, sits in a boat on the canal between Binh Hung and Tan Hung Tay. Father Hoa is in uniform and holds a r...
Description: View of the Wisconsin Central Railroad crossing a railroad bridge at Knowlton.
Description: Five women and a child walk across a plank bridge to the spring at Rock Spring Park. The woman third from the left is Laura Jones.
Description: A general view of two members of the U.S. Life-saving Crew in a boat, during capsize drill. Camp facilities are seen on the left riverbank in a wooded are...
Description: Norwegian Sunday School Picnic at Mendota steamboat landing. Small lake steamer "Mendota" could reach speeds of up to 18 mph. The barge "Uncle Sam" was 75f...
Description: View up river towards a waterfall. Rock cliffs and trees are on both shorelines.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of younger campers and counselors (undated). Original caption notes: "Our youngest Cabin group during the season just passed. These...
Description: A detail of a Sanborn map showing areas at Langdon and Henry Streets, including Lake Lawn Place.
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