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Description: Elevated view of campus up University Avenue from the tower of the First Congregational Church on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Wisconsin...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a man, woman, and child boating on the Rock River. A church spire and factory buildings are visible on the opposite shore. Published by Bachmann...
Description: This map includes an explanation that reads: "This chart shows the movement of corn on the Great Lakes, St. Lawrence River, and New York State Barge Canal...
Description: Group of five women in class at the Groves-Barnhart School for Secretaries, 502 State Street at Gilman Street. Image includes window in background, with ho...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: View over barbed wire fence towards men standing outside a blockhouse and barracks. Immediately outside of the barracks is a horse-drawn mobile kitchen and...
Description: A view of Main street, looking east from Fourth Street. It is interesting to note that "The Largest Whiskey House" saloon is located next door to a drug st...
Description: "Downtown Theresa from the water tower."
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: A father and young son loading corn from a wagon to a barn. A stationary engine is in the background.
Description: Lawrence Martin and Will Hotchkiss fishing off a pier early in the morning.
Description: An architectural model of a village-type roadside service station designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
Description: Factory workers tend to a line of dashboard consoles for International A-100 "Golden Jubilee" trucks at International Harvester's Springfield Works.
Description: YMCA running club members take a run.
Description: Harry Houdini, the well-known escape artist, was born in Budapest, Hungary and raised in Appleton, Wisconsin. At the time of his immigration his name was s...
Description: President Barack Obama greets supporters at rally.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Two men are in the foreground on a shoreline, one standing in a boat. In the background on the other shoreline are adults and children sitting in the gras...
Description: View from shoreline of the "Capitol" excursion steamer pulled up to the bank of the Mississippi. The steamer has three or four decks, and elaborately detai...
Description: Two women and two young boys pose in front of the Koss Depot, which also serves as a post office and telegraph office.
Description: Photomontage of a giant catfish being hauled on a flatbed horse-drawn cart. A group of men stand around and on the cart looking at the fish. A church is...
Description: Frank Lenz entering Minneapolis escorted by members of the St. Paul Cycle Club, the Minneapolis Business Men's Bicycle Association, and the Minnesota Divis...
Description: View down Wisconsin Avenue. There are shops on both sides of the street. Businesses include: W.J. Griff watch and jewelry store, a hotel, and a grocery and...
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