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Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the bar room at Hotel Astor, built in 1904. Waiters, bartenders, and patrons stand around the bar, decorated in the Old World style.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A large, two-story wood building with nine over six windows identified as an inn; at the time of the photograph it served as the Butte des Morts Post Offic...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Saint Bonaventure High School, built in 1877. Trees and potted flowers stand on the lawn in front of the building.

Photograph

Taliesin

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright's residence and studio, after its reconstruction in 1914-1915 and before it was partially destroyed by fire in 1925. T...

Date: 1925-04-28 

Description: View across a rural road of farm buildings in a state of disrepair.

Date: 1991 

Description: Wisconsin was well represented on a congressional leadership trip to the Persian Gulf in 1991. Here Congressman David Obey (in plaid shirt) leans over the...

Postcard

Bascom Hall

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall with dome (formerly Main Hall) from Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Photograph

View of Farmstead

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: View across field with patches of snow towards a farmstead behind a row of trees.

Date: 1931 

Description: Tower view from the First Congregational Church of the University campus and University Avenue. Lake Mendota is in the background on the left. The Wisconsi...

Photograph

Aerial City View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the city showing churches, the bay, and boats.

Date: 1924-08-07 

Description: Ruins after a tornado. Demolished farm buildings, wagons and a windmill.

Date: 1919-09-12 ca.

Description: Looking west from the roof of the Northwestern Mutual home office at E. Wisconsin Avenue and N. Van Buren Street. City Hall is visible on the right. Captio...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Several small groups of people are scattered about the roadside park among picnic tables. There are parked automobiles, and a small building.

Date: 1948-11-28 

Description: Charred remains of the open stairway, which was the closest means of escape for the families who lived upstairs at the rear of the building at 15 South Bed...

Date: 1957-05-19 

Description: Group portrait of men standing on a lawn in front of a building. C.L. (Neal) Harrington is in the third row on the right end. The meeting was held in Penin...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Portrait of Lieutenant Colonel P.S. Morris, the commanding officer of the 310th United States Army Engineer Corps, in uniform and sitting at his desk.

Photograph

Cabin Living Room

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Living room of a northern Wisconsin resort in southwestern Bayfield County, possibly Haagensen's Lodge on Middle Eau Claire Lake.

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: A woman wearing an apron stands on the porch of a farmhouse to look at a McCormick cream separator at the base of the stairs. Nearby a man wearing overalls...

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Close-up of chandelier in Mabel Tainter Memorial Theater.

Photograph

Bar and Grill

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a bar and grill. Customers sit at the counter and at tables, and waiters and a waitress stand near the bar.

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