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Description: Photographic postcard of a scene at Little Norway. A log building stands to the left and the chassis of a wagon to the right. Below is the text "Scene at L...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a man posing in front of a painted backdrop. He has one hand on his hip and is wearing striped overalls and a hat.
Description: A view down a dirt street in the business district.
Date: date unknown
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a girl dressed as a nurse and a boy dressed as a soldier standing in front of a painted backdrop. He holds a rifle and she i...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A printing office on Parmenter Street, north of Elmwood Avenue. The Proprietor of the Printing Office was Tom Everel at the time of the photograph.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall with dome (formerly Main Hall) from Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Englebert Boehnen. He is standing proudly in his World War I military uniform in front of a painted backdrop.
Date: 1980 ca.
Description: Elevated view of two polar bears in their enclosure at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). A crowd is gathered behind the fence, and in the far backgroun...
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a girl standing with her arm on a chair in which a Dalmation dog sits. The girl's hair is pul...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Photo postcard of a three-quarter length studio portrait of two women in front of a painted backdrop. One woman is seated in a wicker chair, the other is p...
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of an unidentified girl in a white dress standing on an ornate wicker chair. She is posed in front of a painted...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Science Hall main entrance at the intersection of Park Street and Langdon Street on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: View of the lagoon at Tenney Park. In the background, a bridge is visible over the lagoon.
Description: Photographic postcard ofa studio portrait of two girls on the occasion of their First Communion. They both wear white dresses and decorative headpieces wit...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of three men in front of a painted backdrop. Two men are perched on the chair arms with their hands on the seated man's shoulde...
Description: Colorized postcard of a girl pointing to a feature in the Gem Room, North Cave, opened in 1946, at the Cave of the Mounds.
Description: A residential street in Oregon. The home in the left foreground belonged to, at the time of the photo, the Sturgeon Family. The home is located on the west...
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of an unidentified child wearing a plaid shirt and checkered bow tie, standing in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two men looking at document that Mel Esser, sitting, is holding in his hand. Charlie "Breaky" Brendler, w...
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...
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