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Description: A portrait of a woman holding an umbrella looking out from a low hill over a landscape towards a river. A settlement can be seen on the other side of the r...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Elevated view from Summit Avenue looking east over University Heights and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Date: date unknown
Description: Business signs read: "Crystal Palace Liquor Co.", "Rock & Christy" and "Headquarters Saloon" (partially obscured). Writing on photograph reads: "Humphries...
Description: A garbage truck is backed up and emptying refuse into what is likely an incinerator. A man is standing at the open driver's door, and another man sits in t...
Description: A man stands next to two parked trucks and a tractor in front of the Thompson Hardware Company, an International Harvester dealership.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior view of McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealership building. Large windows on ground floor of window reflect surrounding landscape. A raised...
Description: Landscape view of a subdivision. In the center is an electrical meter, stone walls, and pine trees. In the distance are houses and telephone poles.
Description: "This historic building houses Amici's Italian Restorante Inc. at 1872 Highway 175, Richfield, WI 53076."
Description: Front yard with shrubs and evergreens around foundation of suburban house.
Description: Gauer in Madison in front of the Wisconsin State Capitol after speaking with the Governor on CARE business.
Description: "$110,000,000 Jackpot."
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Parade float sponsored by Eatmor and Ocean Spray Cranberries. A beauty contestant sits with a large cranberry pie on the float which is pulled by a John De...
Description: Elevated view of Main Street, with industrial and commercial buildings. Cars are parked at the curb towards the far end of the street, and fields and tree-...
Description: A line of girls dressed as flowers, probably as part of a Fourth of July "Garden Queen" pageant. The girls are standing in a long line and each of the girl...
Description: A view down a tree-lined dirt road in a residential area. Houses and sidewalks line both sides of the road, and pedestrians are in the far background.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Close-up of a Playboy Bunny sticker on the driver's side window of an automobile.
Description: The Madison Brass Band performing at the Wisconsin State Fair at Camp Randall. The view is facing east toward the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: View of a row of homes in the residential district. The brick house in the foreground features a large wraparound porch and a fence around the front yard.
Description: Elevated view of man filling a street sprinkler or "water wagon" pulled by two horses near the intersection of First and Main Streets.
Description: Elevated view of used car lot of Van Drisse Motors, a Ford dealer, at the intersection of Main and Monroe Streets.
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