Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: West Wisconsin Avenue, looking east from the Court of Honor.
Description: Don Knowles, general manager of Holt's Capital Garage and cosponsor of the race, presenting trophy to the winner Van Steiner. Buildings in the background a...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View down road of horses with horse-drawn carriages parked on the left near what appears to be a park. On the right automobiles are parked along near comme...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the Ashland County Court House. The postcard text reads "New Court House, Ashland, Wis."
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House with a horse and carriage posed in the foreground and several people around it and on its porches.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Looking southwest along the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad causeway. Two boys fish from the bridge. The sign declares "Private Property. No Thor...
Description: This map shows roads, railroads, and location of Keyes Springs, now part of Monona. The map reads: "L.S. Smith, c.e., del. May, 1905" and "For further info...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior of classical-style building. Facade has fluted columns, decorated capitals, ornate railings, and a wide stairway leading to the entrance. A man is...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view down railroad tracks of a train pulling into a station.
Description: View down Main Street. Automobiles park and drive in the street near storefronts. Hotel Swoboda can be seen at left; the hotel opened in 1901 and was ren...
Description: Water tower of the Milwaukee water works, North Point.
Description: Anchor Savings and Loan Association, 2 South Carroll Street. The Loraine Hotel at 119-125 West Washington Avenue, is seen behind the Anchor building.
Description: Charles Green, the last survivor of the African American colony at Pleasant Ridge (near Lancaster, WI) looks out over the community graveyard.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The home of Moses Strong, a prominent attorney, politician, speculator and land agent who moved to Wisconsin Territory and settled in Mineral Point in 1836...
Description: Looking north towards St. Joseph's School and surrounding buildings.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Exterior stereographic view of the Polk County Press Office.
Description: Men and women sit beneath umbrellas on the beach in front of the Colonial Hotel. In the background, people walk by on an elevated boardwalk.
Description: View across lawn of the University of Wisconsin Armory building (Red Gym). A man is sitting on a railing in front of the gym entrance door. Another man is...
Description: Tenth and Fifty-seventh Streets, with early houses, car and barn.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The bedroom in the Cornish miner's cottage on Shake Rag Street called Trelawny. The cottage was restored under the ownership of Robert M. Neal and is now u...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706