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Description: Photographic postcard of the main living area of a Norwegian dwelling at Little Norway showing a cradle, chairs, trunks, dresser and a built-in bed with cu...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Janesville Public Library.
Description: View looking down at a father and daughter walking on the sidewalk along the shore of Lake Mendota at James Madison Park. The father is playing with a bask...
Date: date unknown
Description: View looking north from a covered bridge including a rocky stream-bed and a tree-lined dirt road with houses and other wooden buildings. Frank K. Schwenk.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: A postcard view of the 180-foot high Eagle Bluff. The bluff received its name from the eagles which formerly nested there.
Description: One of the Confederate defenses around the city, with a cannon and earthworks in the foreground. Tents are in the background among trees.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Orlando Mathews home with family on front porch. Mathews was a Civil War veteran, later serving as county treasurer of Adams County.
Description: Birds eye drawing of Fort Atkinson, Jefferson County, depicts street names and street layouts, houses, trees, Rock River and Bark River. A reference key at...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: View looking northeast across the Black Hawk War battlefield at Wisconsin Heights.
Description: A posed group of townspeople stand outside storefronts on Main Street.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the county jail in Sturgeon Bay.
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...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Man in an International Model F or 31 truck parked in the middle of a city street. The truck was owned by Caldabaugh Bros., proprietors of hardware, roofi...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Chicago and Northwestern Railroad (CN&W) tracks between Brearly and Ingersoll Streets.
Description: "A workman was photographed as final touches were being completed on the reshingled roof of the Solomon Juneau Home."
Description: View from back of stage toward men sitting in chairs listening to a man standing and speaking at the ceremony at which the cornerstone for the Eau Claire P...
Description: Exterior view of post office. The first post office in Oshkosh was established in the 1840s, and the postmaster was Joseph Jackson.
Description: Built in about 1933, this appealingly picturesque service station, located at 1305 Pierce Avenue, was designed to blend into the neighborhood.
Description: The Old Mission in La Pointe on Madeline Island.
Description: Once a year, members of the Shorewood Hills village board and members of the Blackhawk Country Club board of directors get together for a social evening to...
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