Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Firemen stand on the roof of Quality Service Laundry at 1202 Regent Street as smoke billows out from below.
Description: The children of John and Kathleen Skelton stand in front of the fireplace with Christmas stockings. At left is Kathleen, 1 and 1/2 years, and James, age 3.
Description: Exterior view of Black River Falls at the beginning of the flood of 1911. Note the roof of the powerhouse in the water, and the Spaulding wagon shop on the...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Walter Elkhart Piefer, Milwaukee grocer.
Description: The exterior of a one-story building, the headquarters of the 'Billiken Club.'
Date: date unknown
Description: Three men and a young girl stand on a wooden sidewalk on the right in front of what appears to be a storefront. A group of four small children stand agains...
Description: Copy photograph of a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of five Ho-Chunk men posing sitting and kneeling in front of three Ho-Chunk men posing...
Description: A studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women in front of a painted backdrop. The woman on the left is posed sitting and is wearing a ribbon work shirt with sil...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Souvenir postcard showing a view of the Cutler house and Morris D. Cutler.
Description: Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A stone bench, plantings and walkway surround the back of the monum...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View down side of road of a group of children exiting an International school bus. On the front and side of the bus is painted the "International" emblem....
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Arlene Annette Elmer, 14, poses with three of her drawings alongside the Farmer's Grove School. Her teacher wrote on the reverse of this photograph that sh...
Description: Three Madison high school youths admire a poster describing the North-South All-Star high school football game to be held in Green Bay. From left to right:...
Description: Head and shoulders oval studio portrait of Michael Thompson, a sergeant in Company I, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained from...
Description: Homer Bigart, (1907-1991) award-winning journalist with the "New York Herald-Tribune" and the "New York Times" with two unidentified individuals.
Description: Campaign poster for Joseph R. McCarthy's campaign for circuit judge. McCarthy was considered an underdog in this race, but he campaigned successfully by dr...
Description: Handbill advertising McCormick's Patent Virginia Reaper, manufactured by the company then known as McCormick, Ogden & Co. Features a small drawing of the r...
Description: A group of young men seated on the ground, having a picnic. A can of honey, salmon, and bread are visible on the ground. Two of the men have metal dots on...
Description: Exterior of the two-story Loyd Cheese Factory. A barn on the left of the factory features an advertisement for Star Tobacco.
Description: Exterior of the house at 1609 Porter Avenue shortly after construction. The house was built by Willard Droster.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2017 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706