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Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View from street towards a 1914 or 1915 Ford Model T parked at the curb in front of the Schoelkopf dealership at 210 E. Washington Avenue.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: West Wisconsin Avenue, looking east from the Court of Honor.

Date: 1957-07-28 

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: 1957-08-06 

Description: The Stage Coach, presented to the teen-aged theatrical group in 1951, is parked at the Marquette School playground. Performers and students in attendance a...


Octagon House

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...

Date: 1905 

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: 1920 ca.

Description: Man driving an International truck advertising "Lady Clementine Pure Food Products" is parked on a dirt road in front of a fence near a brick building. The...


Train Arrival

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view down railroad tracks of a train pulling into a station.

Date: 1947-11-09 

Description: "Ralph Widmer checked out a pier on the Rock River." Ralph was the brother of photographer Jim Widmer.

Date: 1936 

Description: Businesses and cars parked along a dusty city street with oil derricks in the background. At right is the Stephens & Company, distributors of power units i...


Main Street

Date:  date unknown

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...

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: An original lithograph promoting the national parks of the western United States and Canada, as well as promoting train travel. The poster depicts a creek...

Date: 1901 

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man works with a truck engine in the opened compartment of an experimental "flip cab." The text in the upper left corner reads, "Proposed COE [cab-over-e...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Tenth and Fifty-seventh Streets, with early houses, car and barn.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman holding a baby sits near a little girl on rocks looking down on the "Dell Queen" steamboat entering the Narrows at Devil's Elbow.


Description: Steamboat on the shoreline of the Mississippi River with passengers.

Date: 1958-10-03 

Description: Law Park parking lot along Lake Monona.

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