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Description: View up slope towards two small cottages at the Coldwater Canyon Hotel. A man with a tennis racket is seated on the porch of the cottage on the left.
Date: date unknown
Description: Several people stand near an umbrella-covered table outside Bedford Springs Hotel and Miniature Golf Course. The golf course stands in the foreground and t...
Description: Gothic roofed barn with river scene painted on its roof by Frank Engebretson.
Description: Elevated view of two women, one pulling loaves of bread from the oven and the other glazing crusts in the church kitchen.
Description: Photographic postcard of firemen fighting a high school fire. A small crowd of people are watching from the street.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: The domed section of the Washburn Observatory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Date: 1930 after
Description: A view of the library's facade and side. This building follows the Neoclassical style popular in the early twentieth century, and it is an iconic style for...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: An eight-man blockhouse fortification in the snow, with a built-up wall of logs surrounding it. Soldiers inside the fortification are looking out of some o...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: A family of seven including a babe in arms are in front of a frame house with a stone foundation and latticework under the porch. A tree stump is in the l...
Description: Prisoners are seen fighting on the set of the film "Riot in Cell Block 11." They are fighting on the floor and on two metal staircases.
Description: "With the Catholic Church steeple looming in the background, Schuster Construction men work on the Widmer Cheese Factory chimney."
Description: Men stand in front of The Niles Creamery Company alongside a truck loaded with milk pails.
Description: View across road of exterior of building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Cars are parked along University Avenue.
Description: Snapshot of two African American men standing on a porch by a wooden chair in front of a brick building. A third man is standing behind them. The men are w...
Description: View down a residential street lined with picket fences. An automobile and trolley car travel down the road. Published by H.C. Branch, Webster, Massachus...
Description: Decorative plaster design on the ceiling over the balcony of the Capitol Theatre at 213 State Street.
Date: 1950 before
Description: A Trappist monk in black robes stands in front of an arched doorway at the abbey of Our Lady of the Valley. The stone columns around him have floral capit...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Elevated exterior view of buildings and grounds of the Wisconsin State Prison. Prisoners are in formation.
Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 400 block of State Street. Businesses include: Giuseppe's Pizzeria, a record store, Meuer Photoart House,...
Description: A view of a colonial-style, central brick dwelling located in the Shaker community, which was organized in 1794. Included in the image are sidewalks, trees...
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