1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10
.

Photograph

Demolition Train

Date: 1902 

Description: Elevated view of a locomotive collision at the Wisconsin State Fair. This was a much advertised spectacle.

Photograph

Milwaukee Streetcar

Date: 1905 

Description: A TMERL streetcar on the Delaware and Oakland line advertising special 1905 rates (25 for a dollar or 6 for 25 cents) and universal transfers.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three men pose next to a silo that is under construction, with wood scaffolding around it.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Side view of a man using two horses to pull a McCormick grain binder through a farm field. A barn and farmhouse are in the background on a hill.

Photograph

Republican House

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the "Republican House."

Date: 1905-07-04 ca.

Description: Children dressed as literary characters on a 4th of July float. Some children hold banners promoting the library.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of State Normal School.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Farmer in a field using a McCormick mower drawn by two mules.

Date: 1908 

Description: A panoramic aerial view of the Isthmus taken from a kite. Lake Mendota is to the right in the background with Picnic Point jutting into the lake. The photo...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Street lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians. Electric power lines hang over the street. On right side of photograph, an African Americ...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of business-lined Main Street. People walk and stand on both sidewalks. Horse-drawn carriages and streetcars share the road.

Date: 1903 

Description: Beatrice C. Gesell and Gerhard Gesell, Jr. play out-of-doors. While mother watches the baby sits on a pillow playing with a volume titled "Educational Pro...

Date: 1906-02 

Description: Studio portrait of Shon-Ge-Hin-Ci (Yellow Horse), Brother of Mon-Chu-Non-Zhin (Standing Bear) in partial native dress with peace medal and headdress. Part...

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Circus parade passing Frederick and Mary Mark's confectionary. This view is north-northeast beyond the intersection of Williamson and Dickenson Streets.

Photograph

Bascom Hall

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Main Hall, later renamed Bascom Hall, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The dome was destroyed in a fire in 1916. Later additions made the bui...

Photograph

Mary Bell

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Mary Bell, daughter of Mr. Bell, the President of the First National Bank of St. Louis, sits with head on hand and elbow leaning on a carved wooden pedesta...

Date: 1900 

Description: Portrait of the twins, Jennie and Edgar Krueger. They are wearing matching outfits and sitting in chairs draped in fabric.

Date: 1905-12-23 

Description: Lake Street bridge and nearby locks along the Fox River.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view of bridges and the Fox River.

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Will Thunder (NaNikSayWaHeKah) is seated on an embroidered blanket that appears in many of Van Schaik‚Äôs photographs. This blanket was not Ho-Chunk, but a s...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.