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Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of water tower and Water Tower Park.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of a mill pond with buildings in the background.
Description: Front view of the Y.M.C.A. building.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Isabel Berg Ripon, standing in a dark dress with with a light collar and a dark hat in front of a painted backdrop. She is w...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Frontal view of the cottage and the front lawn. Train cars are in the background. On original site on the west side of the Fox River, before restoration.
Description: Colorized postcard of the horseshoe curve of railroad tracks. Elevated view of the railroad tracks with train snaking past a farmhouse and a bridge suspend...
Description: Photographic postcard from street of the exterior view of a hotel, mostly obscured by trees. A horse and carriage with its driver and passengers is parked...
Description: Exhibit of the Champion Chemical Company promoting their embalming fluids. Also presented in the exhibit are caskets and clothing to dress the dead.
Description: Elevated view down Main Street. Horse-drawn wagons line both sides of the road which is covered with puddles, mud and snow.
Description: Exterior view of a brick church with arched and round windows, and a steeple.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Home with large yard with many trees and a fountain on the right. A smokestack is in the distant background. On the sidewalk are pedestrians, and on the r...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: The Bertha Tainter Hall.
Date: 1975 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view of Monument Square looking south. In the bottom right corner, a man sits on a bench looking at the fountain. The Civil War Soldi...
Description: Exterior view of the State Normal College.
Description: Historical marker identifying the location of the first house in Wisconsin built between Washburn and Ashland in 1658.
Description: Photographic postcard of the three-story, brick opera house. A horse-drawn carriage is on the street in front.
Description: Lounge area and architectural details of the interior of the Imperial Hotel, Tokyo, Japan, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. A man is seated at one of the t...
Description: Washington Monument in Grand Avenue Park.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of Main Street, with horse-drawn vehicles.
Description: Two hunters stand around a pile of giant rabbits that they have killed in a Wisconsin forest. It is winter; there is snow on the ground. One of the hunte...
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