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Date: 1948-07-15 

Description: Soap Box Derby racer Bobby Holmes seated in car outdoors on grass.


View of 70th Street

Date: 1925-10-30 

Description: View down dirt road running through trees. On the far right obscured by trees is a building, perhaps a garage or dwelling. Text at foot of photograph reads...

Date: 1901-06-20 

Description: Friends, neighbors, and relatives of the Krueger family gather for a Baptist picnic at Carl Rabenhorst Woods.

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Elevated wintertime view of the intersection of South Carroll and West Main Streets, showing the First Baptist Church constructed in 1854, the wooden fence...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View looking east towards the middle of East Washington Avenue where a row of new Ford automobiles are parked, each hooked up to a tow truck. They are near...


Stand Pipe

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men stand at the base of a tall standpipe, also known as a water tower.


Devil's Post Office

Date: 1903 

Description: Devil's Post Office, Mirror Lake. Miriam Bennett looks out of the Devil's Post Office.


People on Horses

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Carriage in front of picket fence with people on horses and on porch of large brick house that has trim on porch top and three chimneys; house has 1868 dat...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline of four individuals in a canoe on Lake Mendota, framed with branches from a tree on the left side of the image.


Pinckney Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the businesses on the east side of North Pinckney Street, including The Fair, The Madison School of Music, and August Scheibel. In the for...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View up snow-covered road towards a two-story frame house behind a fence. The road continues up the hill.


Lovers Lane

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Lovers Lane, which a dirt road with a sidewalk and bridge on the right. There are power lines in the foreground, and a town in the background. Ther...

Date: 1902-02-10 

Description: View across field towards the Wendorf farm during winter time.

Date: 1944-09-18 

Description: High-ranking German Naval Officers arriving at the prisoner of war cage at the 2nd Division Camp at Guipavas, France. Allied soldiers are standing guard an...


Ely House Yardwork


Description: Conservationist Sigurd Olson pruning a tree in his Ely house yard.

Date: 1900 

Description: View along shoreline towards the University of Wisconsin from the foot of North Carroll Street.


Train Wreck

Date: 1912-05-24 

Description: Wreck of a Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault St. Marie Railroad train on a bridge over the Black River near Withee. The damage is so severe that the cars have...

Date: 1900-11 ca.

Description: Syl standing in front of a octagonal-shaped Gordon Cottage. The edge of the roof has crenelations along it, and a brick chimney is in the middle the roof....

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A stocky man in a white suit stands at a lectern and microphone in front of the Elks Lodge (Al. Ringling home). Other men and women sit on the platform. A...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the circle swing at Waldemeer Park. The ride is surrounded by a fence, trees, and several power lines.

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