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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Tenth and Fifty-seventh Streets, with early houses, car and barn.
Description: A 1915 Packard Truck owned by the Simmons Manufacturing Company. The body was produced by the W.S. Seaman Company.
Date: 1905 after
Description: South Entrance; in the background is a lighthouse. In the center is a bridge flanked by carved stone lions. A man on a motor car is crossing the bridge.
Description: Elevated view down Main Street. Horse-drawn wagons line both sides of the road which is covered with puddles, mud and snow.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a crowd watching a parade at the corner of North Pinckney and East Mifflin Streets. There is a temporary viewing platform set up in front...
Description: Alfred W. Lawson (second from right) and his employees in front of his South Milwaukee factory with the center section of his new airplane, the Lawson Midn...
Description: Loading barrels into a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad car behind the Hess Barrel Company (cooperage) at about 1950 Atwood Avenue. Stacks of oak barrel...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Looking down Grand Avenue to the east. The road is lined with automobiles, and cable car tracks are on the snow-covered street. A sign for Gimbel's is on t...
Description: Photomontage of a group of people cooking over an open fire at a campsite. One man is blowing the fire underneath a kettle, while two other men look on. A...
Description: Minneapolis, St. Paul and Sault Ste. Marie railroad locomotive #2024, originally the Wisconsin Central Railroad #89, built by the Schenectady Locomotive Wo...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: This map shows township sections, roads, railroads, and lakes. The map also features extensive manuscript annotations noting landownership in pencil. Stamp...
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: Colonel and Mrs. Woods (right center) arriving on Madeline Island dock for summer visit. Thomas Stahl and his dog team (at left), loading luggage into dog...
Description: A day passenger train crossing the high North Western railroad bridge over the Chippewa River.
Description: Group of men with Mogul 8-16 tractors coming off of a box car near Minneapolis.
Description: The Zastrow wedding party is shown on their way to the Mayville Park Pavilion. Locals will recognize this hill on the Mayville Road before it was leveled o...
Description: View downhill towards a central business district. A restaurant and ice cream parlor are on the right side of the road, and a general store and gas pump ar...
Date: 1954 ca.
Description: View of the Sherman Avenue and its surrounding area. There are several automobiles driving visible on the road, with the bridge in the foreground and the a...
Description: A young man drives an International truck outfitted with a display of Maytag aluminum washers. The truck is on a residential street and has a Manitoba [Can...
Description: Two automobiles are parked on the street in front of International Harvester's Hamilton Works factory office.
Description: "Joan Glaab and her son, of Brownsville, start on a boating trip down the Rock River."
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