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Bascom Hall

Date: 1926 

Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) front portico on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Vines cover one side of the arch which supports a...

Date: 1925-03-22 

Description: Two men unload a wicker sofa from the back of a Model S International truck owned by Zieglers Furniture Store.


Old Mill Burning

Date: 1914-05-22 

Description: The old mill burning.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Shows post offices, railroads, country clubs, and land ownership by name. Also shows the cities of Lake Geneva and Delavan and Lake Como. "Suggestions for...


Government Pier

Date: 1909 

Description: Government Pier.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Halftone print of the Model Home J501 floor plan. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He asserted that the home would have to go...

Date: 1908 

Description: A detail of a Madison Sanborn map that includes the University of Wisconsin Boat House, UW Gymnasium & Armory (The Red Gym), fraternity houses, and the YMC...


Lincoln Monument

Date: 1908 after

Description: Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A corner of Bascom Hall is on the left, and in the background are t...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Rankin Science Hall at Carroll College.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, restored by the United States Government about 1905.


Otto's Tavern

Date: 1946-08-25 

Description: Exterior view from across the street of Otto's Tavern.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The Grignon house was built (at the later address of 1313 Augustine Street) in 1836 by Charles Grignon. Charles Grignon was the son of Augustin Grignon, on...


Knickerbocker Hotel

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Front of hotel from park across the street. Several cars are parked along the street, and a large building is visible to the left of the hotel.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of a Main Street. A drugstore can be seen prominently on the left.


Engine Trouble

Date: 1980-01 

Description: "When this airplane developed engine trouble, it was forced to land on the Myron Weninger farm, south of Theresa. Hillary Weninger explains what happened."


Family Driving

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: George S. Parker and family seated in their car, one of the first automobiles in Janesville. Behind them is a couple in another car.


Hotel Athearn

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: A view of the Hotel Athearn, which was built in 1891 across the street from the Grand Opera House. It was designed by the same man that designed the Grand...


Industrial Plant

Date: 1900 after

Description: A view of the back of an industrial plant and a nearby creek. A smoke stack is visible on the left.

Date: 1934-07-18 ca.

Description: Men load barrels from Wagner Brewing Company onto the bed of an International truck. They are standing near a doorway to a brick building with an electric...


"Yankee Hill"

Date: 1946-10-30 

Description: At North Jackson and East Mason Streets, with the Sherman home (extreme left) and the Newton home (center). Four buildings are in the image, along the road...

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