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Date: 1950 ca.
Description: View from sidewalk of a man wearing sunglasses standing outside the entrance to the Hotel Martinique. He holds a cigarette in one hand and a camera bag in...
Description: A group of men sit on the porch and steps of a brick building. In addition, two women sit on the windowsill.
Date: 1853 ca.
Description: This facsimile map shows counties, towns, and waterways in the state of Wisconsin. Portions of Iowa, Michigan, and Minnesota are seen. Lake Superior and Mi...
Description: Robert Bloch, standing next to shelves of books, in front of a door covered with cardboard. He is wearing the gaudy costume of the King Geek for a photo sh...
Description: Mayor Ivan Nestingen is shown with five of thirteen city employees honored for service to Madison at a Christmas party at Welch's Embers restaurant. Six wh...
Description: A lasting tribute was given to Dr. McGary by his colleagues at a testimonial dinner before his departure for Texas. They founded the Dr. Lester McGary lect...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A map of Lake Geneva, including the villages of Williams Bay and Fontana, and a portion of the city of Lake Geneva. The Chicago and Northwestern Railway li...
Date: date unknown
Description: A young woman wearing a formal gown and mink stole looks at a portrait of a woman while sitting on a couch, as if waiting to go out for the evening.
Description: A very large cemetery monument with a female figure sculpture, inscribed with the name Ehle. There is a shed in the background. The Ehle family lived in...
Description: The Sears and Roebuck Shoe Factory No. 1, with its image reflected in the water next to the factory.
Description: "A sled was used to convey the milk cans. Shown are Ralph Widmer, Bill Breitag, and Ken Reimer."
Description: This map shows miles to other islands, harbors, canals, and passages. The South Fox ISL. LT and the Black Gas Buoy are colored in yellow and red. Depths a...
Description: Two men standing outside the front entrance to the Powell-Cavanaugh Truck and Tractor Company. The dealership sold trucks and farm equipment.
Description: Seven men at the head table at a Oscar Mayer Dinner.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Twin brothers Glen and Gilman Blomquist pose in the school yard at the Mud Branch School. The boys are 12-years-old and in the sixth grade.
Description: Slightly elevated view of Mason Rorbett using a McCormick-Deering Farmall A tractor with a 92 slab moldboard plow to build a terrace on his farm. In the ba...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a woolen mill with an advertisement sign for Patton's Sun Proof-Paints in the front.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Men and women sit in rocking chairs on the veranda at Poggatticut Lodge. The lodge was built in 1920.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Theodore O. Vilter, Milwaukee company president.
Description: Portrait of Alice Kent Trimpey, an authority and writer on American decorative arts and historic dolls.
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