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Description: Storefront of the Burlington Farm Machinery Corporation, an International Harvester dealership. A window display advertises scrap drives.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Construction workers and bulldozer on the street next to the construction site of the World Trade Center.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Hotel on corner of East Wisconsin Avenue and and Jefferson Street. Pedestrians and cars are outside the entrance. The name of the hotel is on an awning ove...
Date: date unknown
Description: A bird's-eye view of a farmland property with barns and farmhouse.
Description: Street view of the Bank of Madison building at 1 West Main Street on the Capitol Square.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: View from Langdon Street of the University of Wisconsin YMCA on the shore of Lake Mendota. On the porch of the building is a large "Cafeteria" sign. Anothe...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Alma from across the Mississippi River.
Description: A view of a railroad bridge, constructed of heavy steel that sits on massive stone supports. Wooded hills stand in the background.
Description: Boy standing below the Golden Rondelle with the Johnson Wax Research Tower in the background. Workers on scaffolding can be seen on the tower in the distan...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: First Presbyterian Church, which burned in 1890.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Map of the Santa Barbara Channel California area showing property boundaries and some geographical features. The Riven Rock Estate has been outlined in yel...
Description: Colorized, elevated view of Berlin Shops. There are piles of lumber and freight cars in the foreground. A factory with a water tower is in the background....
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of the first Brown County Courthouse.
Description: Snow-dusted Eastwood Theatre, 2090 Atwood Avenue with "The Viking" and "Skin Deep - Coming Soon" on the marquee.
Description: First street lined with trees, storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians.
Description: Candid outdoor portrait of Lutie E. Stearns, signed on the back: "yours unto death and after."
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The storefront of the J.C. Penney store, 127 Third Street. There are summer clothes, hats, and shoes for men and women in the display windows. There is a h...
Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the First Congregational Church on a tree-lined street.
Description: A view of the entrance to the Brisbois house.
Description: Police and others shown posed in and around horse-drawn carriages in front of a large brick building with open doors. The City Ambulance is on the left dra...
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