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Description: Left side of McCormick reaper of 1849, sitting in a street, with two buildings, a smokestack, and trees behind.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of brewing company. A sign for Schlitz is suspended between two of the buildings. Pedestrians, trolleys, and horse-pulled vehicles are on th...
Description: Crowds gather to survey the smoke and ash left after a fire demolished buildings.
Description: A view looking west along the 500 block of North Henry Street from its intersection with Gilman Street. The Greek Revival residence visible at right cente...
Date: 1973-09 after
Description: Part of a poster series celebrating President Salvador Allende after his death. Allende was elected president of Chile in 1970, and promoted the nationaliz...
Date: date unknown
Description: Distant view of a city from the opposite shore. The city's buildings can be seen against a mountainside.
Description: An International L-160 truck owned by the S.L. Daniel Furniture and Mattress Factory, Inc. parks in an alley near what appears to be a company warehouse. A...
Description: Slightly elevated view over railroad tracks of the Union Depot, erected in 1866 on Reed Street. Horse-drawn wagons and cabs are parked nearby, and pedestr...
Description: View of Lake Mendota and shoreline from University Bay Drive. Snow covers the lake and the shore.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The Lighty house, the home of W.H. Lighty. Left to right: Paul, Harold, Russell, and W.H. Lighty. The house is on the Highlands rural delivery route numb...
Description: Interior damage to the Wisconsin State Capitol following the fire of 1904. The original photomount had the annotation: "Where my desk stood at the time of...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Racine Public Library.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View from railroads tracks of the wreckage of wooden buildings left behind after a flood. Intact buildings are visible in a skyline in the distance, and pe...
Description: 602 North Frances Steet. Property tax records indicate that the original part of this residence was erected in 1874 for attorney Burr W. Jones. It appear...
Date: 1911 after
Description: A view down Main Street in Camp Douglas.
Description: A view of the campus sundial, which sits in a spacious outdoor area. Its main parts include a large stone sphere and stone base. Campus buildings are vis...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of Thrasher Opera House floor showing repair of holes made for sewing machine conduits.
Description: Architectural rendering of the water tower plan for the University of Wisconsin.
Description: The bay shore of Menominee filled with driftwood.
Description: A group of young people walking down a street. They are all wearing coats. A brick building that may be Carpenters' Hall is in the background.
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