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Description: The Hoo Hoo Club Hotel, a lumbermen's social organization. A sled with two horses is in front of the building. Handwriting in the photograph says: "After t...
Description: Helen Jansky, librarian, in charge of circulation, helping Elmer Brussow at the card catalog in the Madison Free Library, 206 North Carroll Street.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of various buildings and houses.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of workers during construction of a paper mill.
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: Wind powered stone grist mill. Two men stand on a wood balcony near the open doorway of the windmill.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Seven men, five in work clothes and two wearing suits pose on the steps in front of a wooden building, which is a machine shop, with large paned windows. O...
Description: Squalid, littered alley. Tire tracks run through the mud between wooden buildings.
Description: Street scene of road going through a business district with cars parked along the curbs. Storefronts and power lines are along the road, and pedestrians ar...
Description: View of the sculpture for the Columbian Exposition, celebrating the 400th anniversary of Christopher Columbuss voyage to America. A male and a female fig...
Date: 1935 after
Description: Exterior of theatre on corner of Wells and Water Streets. There is a billboard for Kools (cigarettes) on the side. Streetcar tracks and parked cars are in...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A girls' dormitory, on Langdon Street with an automobile marked as a city vehicle parked on the right.
Description: Side view of a farmhouse, with a shed and clothesline in the distance. An Aermotor windmill stands near the house.
Description: A group of students laying down on the floor of their kindergarten classroom, probably for nap time. In the background there is a fireplace surrounded with...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: View of St. Louis Catholic Church.
Description: Hand-colored lantern slide of two women bowing to each other on opposite sides of an entrance gate to a yard. In her diary from Japan and South Korea, Carr...
Description: View down Ash Street featuring early American homes.
Description: Interior corridor of the Wisconsin State Capitol, with arches and lanterns.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A woman identified as Nurse Rechard stands in profile on the bottom step of a small flight of porch stairs. She is holding a tray with glassware on it.
Description: Two gargoyles, imported from England, peer from beneath the roof of Leo Crowley's house at 1110 Edgewood Avenue. Architect James Law installed the stone ca...
Description: A boy stands at the corner in front of the Peoples State Bank.
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