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Description: Three young children stand in a backyard in very poor condition, including the lack of a lawn, exposed trash piles, and other litter.
Description: Spectators standing at the South Wing during the aftermath of the fire which destroyed the third Wisconsin State Capitol, February 26-27, 1904. Although th...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of man filling a street sprinkler or "water wagon" pulled by two horses near the intersection of First and Main Streets.
Description: Exterior view of two buildings which comprise Holy Family Hospital.
Description: Elevated, exterior view of Taliesin, including a man in a horse-drawn carriage in the courtyard. Taliesin is located in the vicinity of Spring Green, Wisco...
Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of town. There is a lake in the background in the upper left.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: People posing at the Lexington Market.
Description: Elevated view of Ferris wheel and midway at the Columbian Exposition viewed from Hotel Epworth.
Description: Terrace at the Memorial Union on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Pedestrians are walking along the shoreline of Lake Mendota. The University of...
Description: View of a farm estate and barn. Fields and hills surround the buildings.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: The Portage Canal between the Wisconsin and Fox Rivers, from the highway 51 crossing near the center of the city.
Description: A view east along the north shore of Lake Monona, with Madison's east side industrial area in the background. The Deering Harvester Company is identified b...
Description: View from nearby roof of flood damage which caused the collapse of the roof of the Lark Cocktail Lounge at 2554 University Avenue.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Vignetted view of a factory building in a snow-covered landscape.
Description: Parked limousine with open doors on a Havana street at the end of the Cuban Revolution. Two men in the foreground appear to be taking photographs of the ve...
Description: Unpaved town streets with large wooden houses, horse-drawn carriages and a hanging electric street light.
Description: Boys from the Newberry School and Boys' Club No. 2 work on ground loaned by the Board of Education for a city garden.
Description: Lincoln Monument construction on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Workmen are standing around the perimeter of a large hole while others are dig...
Description: Winter scene with a farmer driving a team of horses pulling a large wooden sled on a snow-covered road. Standing to his side, from left to right, is Marge...
Description: This old one-room schoolhouse is on the Priestaf property. Called the "Good Road School," it was closed in the 1950s. The Priestaf house is a log building.
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