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Description: A man is posed standing on snow-covered ground in front of a gazebo in a park. He is wearing a suit and necktie, and holding a hat in his right hand. There...
Description: View from left front of male bicycle racers at the start of a race. Some of the men wear hats, and two wear helmets. On the far right a man smoking a cigar...
Date: 1941 before
Description: Automobile traffic, with a street railroad car in the background, on a rainy day.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Congregational church.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Slightly elevated view of a group of men, women and children standing outdoors in the snow, possibly to attend the market in Archangel [Arkhangelsk], Russi...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of the business section of town with the Manhattan Hotel and railroad station.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View across street towards a boy and girl standing on the street corner across from the granite mansion built for Conrad Seipp at 3300 South Michigan Avenu...
Description: Two small guest cabins with a vegetable garden in the foreground. A dog is lying in the yard.
Description: Winter scene of Shirley Widmer, the photographer's wife, digging out a snow-covered sidewalk. Caption: "Shirley Widmer digs out after a big snowstorm."
Date: 1914-02-27 ca.
Description: Second Ward Savings Bank building (now the Milwaukee County Historical Society), looking northwest from the corner of W. Kilbourn Avenue and N. Plankinton...
Description: View down Main Street. Osward's restaurant is on the far left. The post office and a plumbing shop are on the right.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Light colored Ford speedster is parked on the sidewalk in front of Schoelkopf's dealership at 210 E. Washington Avenue. There is a Ford sign in the show wi...
Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger gasoline powered concrete breaker on a residential street with an operator in the cab and men working on the ground. Houses and yar...
Description: Group of children boarding school bus.
Description: A woman, tentatively identified as Dorothy Zellner, pushes a baby stroller at a protest held by the Boston Friends of SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating...
Description: Memorial Union in the rain. Lake Mendota is visible on the left. In the foreground is the terrace area with trees and brightly colored chairs and tables. P...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Still Rock Spa with a group of people gathered on its front porch.
Description: Behind a barbed wire fence a man is splitting log rounds into barrel staves. The staves are stacked neatly to dry.
Description: Ornate exterior of the Hanks house at 525 Wisconsin Avenue, built by Colonel William F. Vilas for his daughter Mary Vilas Hanks. The window detail shows ve...
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: Several people peer into a storefront window on Capitol Square. This window shopping is perhaps in preparation for the Christmas holiday.
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