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Description: View down center of Main Street which is unpaved. A young girl wearing a bonnet is standing in the road on the right, near another child standing at the co...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of the Lemonweir River lined with trees.
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Plano Works. The factory was later known as the "West Pullman Works."
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Aerial view looking south over Camp Randall stadium towards University Heights. In the right-center area of the photograph, the Wayland J. Chase residence,...
Description: Syl, son of the photographer, stands next to a Christmas tree surrounded with presents, including a punching-bag and boxing gloves.
Description: Cave in a hillside occupied by the Lewis family from May 18 to July 4, 1863, during the Civil War siege of Vicksburg. Hundreds of other caves in the vicin...
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: The sternwheel excursion, J.S., underway, taken between 1901 and 1910. The magnificent Excursion Str. J.S. burned on the evening of June 25,...
Description: A decorated album page features two photographs of members of the Fargo family posing near the ornate porch of their home. In the photograph on the left, F...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Group portrait of men dressed in coats and suits standing outside of the entrance to the Winnebago County School of Agriculture and Domestic Economy. The o...
Date: 1908-09-20 before
Description: Luncheon menu from the S.S. Marquette, with women and a man in traditional Dutch clothing, standing or sitting on shore and looking out at a ship....
Date: 1909 before
Description: Postcard depicting one of the four Prairie du Chien stone gateways that stood at the four corner entrances to the Capitol Park. More elaborate gates topped...
Description: Men at a construction site using an International stationary engine to power a concrete mixer. Two of the men have wheelbarrows filled with concrete.
Description: Alice M. Tilleson, member of the Menomonie High School class of 1905, depicted as a prominent socialite. Pictured being escorted in the back of an automobi...
Description: Valentine's Day card that has foldout panels on both sides. The bottom layer is a heart-shaped card with a floral and metallic gold border, die cut and emb...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Men cutting logs with a saw powered by an International Harvester gasoline engine on the farm of Casper Kaster.
Date: 1902-04 ca.
Description: Confederate veterans at the Vicksburg Surrender Monument, on the occasion of decorating Union soldiers' graves.
Description: Paul C. Goetsch and family posing in front of their home. Mrs. Paul C. Goetsch and Russel Goetsch sit on the steps of the front porch. Paul is holding Doro...
Date: 1900 after
Description: Construction debris litters the ground around the fourth Wisconsin State Capitol (third in Madison) as reconstruction of the capitol proceeds after the 190...
Description: Photographic postcard of Green Point with trees surrounding the base. Handwritten in the lower right corner, "Green Point, Camp Douglas, Wis."
Description: This map shows railroads, towns, lights, lights to be established, fog signals, light-vessels, lighted buoys, light-house depots, and light-house reservati...
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