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Date: 1890 ca.
Description: This map shows lakes, railroads, and rivers. An explanation of railroad lines with mileage in Wisconsin and total mileage for 1890 is included. Portions of...
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: A group of eleven men (possibly cast and crew members) gather for a group photograph. The photograph was taken on the set of the Fox Hearst film "Romance o...
Description: "Here lies the remains of German in B.H.S." is written on the pavement next to a smoldering pile of German textbooks. A car is parked along the curb in th...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a large group of people walking down the sidewalk near a sign that reads "Talladega College." There are several cars driving along the roa...
Description: The wide dirt expanse of the Luang Prabang airport runway, Laos. A man is walking across a runway, and a plane is on another runway near a wooden building...
Date: date unknown
Description: A painting of 'The Battle Between the Monitor and the Merrimac.' The work commemorates the Battle of Hampton Roads, fought on March 8–9, 1862, and depicts...
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: Woodcut of Andersonville Prison from the "Report of the Andersonville Monument Commission." About 1863-1865.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Group of people in front of iron fence with wagon and carriage; large brick mansardic house in background has large bay window on upper and lower stories,...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Street side view of foot traffic on Broad Street with large brick buildings. Ed. N. Burdick, number 13.
Description: Airbrushed painting of an unmarked delivery van, with editing notes for changes. All corners are rounded and the cab is more flat-fronted on added overlay...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Young John Bollenbach stands in the middle of a garden, identified as his "Cook County school-home project."
Description: A 11-man crew and their "floating" inspection station check trucks for equipment and weight violations. This inspector checks a truck for proper lights.
Description: View from street of two men standing on the sidewalk in front of the Hofstetter tavern. The Gisholt sales representative standing on the left is holding a...
Date: 1902-05-16 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Public Library building (Central Library) at W. Wisconsin Avenue and N. 9th Street.
Description: A view of the marching parade, with the band and men approaching the camera. The band leads the way. Brick buildings line the avenue, with trees behind t...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Water Street, looking north, featuring the Monroe County Bank in the foreground.
Description: Close-up of two participants, a man and a boy, in a United Public Workers Parade/Demonstration. Both are looking at the photographer and the boy carries a...
Description: This map shows the shore in 1844, 1850, and 1852, the length of and proposed additions to the pier. Relief is shown by hachures and depths are shown by sou...
Description: Men standing on the exposed portion of a flooded railroad track as a swiftly moving torrent of water rushes past. Benham was a "company town" created by In...
Description: An original illustration of the lock at Rexford Flats.
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