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Date: 1934 

Description: Blue line print plat map that shows block numbers and dimensions, West Cole Street, Covall Street, Balden St., Parshall Parkway, and the location of the ci...

Date: 1927-01-17 

Description: Cars line up at Pennco filling station at the corner of State and Gorham Streets to get free oil changes offered during a winter cold snap.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Oil painting of a double row of willow trees on University Bay Drive. A trail winds between them. Boulders line the shore of Lake Mendota on the left. A tu...


Description: Three men from the Arms family pose together on a sidewalk on Frances Street. From left to right are Lewis Arms, Wilbur Arms and Eddie Arms. There is a bab...


King Street Scene

Date: 1947-05-05 

Description: Wisconsin State Capitol building from King Street. Commercial businesses are Kresge's, 27 East Main Street, and Bergmann Prescription and Photo Center, 10...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of the Upper Campus, the west side of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Soci...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Includes index of University of Wisconsin buildings, churches, and public buildings. Top of Map reads: '"GET A SQUARE DEAL" AT THE COLLEGE BOOK STORE SHOWN...

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: "View of the Capitol, with all the Flags" one of four "Different Views of Parades in the Streets" identified in Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic View...


Helicopter Crash

Date: 1961-01-06 

Description: Spectators view the scene of a helicopter crash on Highway CV at the north end of Truax Field. The new $20,000 helicopter crashed when the pilot was attemp...

Date: 1970-08-16 

Description: Carved stone details over a brick window arch on the exterior of the "Milwaukee Road" Depot, 644 West Washington Ave. Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacif...


Suhr Building

Date: 1931-11-25 

Description: This building on the corner of Main Street (to the left) and King Street (to the right) was built for John J. Suhr and designed by John Nader. Here it hous...


Birge Hall

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Exterior view from the Chemistry building area across lawn of Birge Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1964-07-04 

Description: Two children with a tricycle and a bicycle, and one boy in a Mexican cowboy costume, pose at the edge of the street in front of a home, next to a mailbox....


Bascom Hill

Date: 1927-04-20 

Description: View along State Historical Society building up Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Automobiles are parked along Park and State Stre...

Date: 1935-07-29 

Description: Group of men and women modeling bathing suits that have been approved by the police chief on the Alpha Chi Omega pier on Lake Mendota.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Night view with streetcars at the Capitol Square on Pinckney Street. Walzinger's Drugstore is one of the prominent storefronts on the left.

Date: 1936-03-07 

Description: Group portrait of Kennedy Mansfield milk men in uniform carrying milk bottles. They are standing in front of a horse-drawn milk wagon and the Kennedy Mansf...


V-J Day Celebration

Date: 1945-08-14 

Description: Pfc. Arthur Lovinger, passenger in the front seat; Staff Sgt. Robert Hanke, passenger in the back seat; and Staff Sgt. Louis Kaminsky, driving a car. They...

Date: 1955-07-24 

Description: Soap Box Derby race cars line up while participants and spectators look at the cars. Madison's Derby was held on East Washington Avenue leading from the Wi...

Date: 1936-10-27 

Description: Railroad construction crew working on a Chicago & Northwestern Railroad crossing, looking west up the 400 and 500 blocks of East Wilson Street.

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