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Emerald in Matrix

Date: 2013-11-12 

Description: A specimen of emerald in matrix from the mineral collection of Ferdinand Hotz at the University of Wisconsin Geology Museum.

Date: 1922 

Description: View across yard of the public school, a one-story wood frame L-shaped building on a hill. There are groups of students standing on the stairs at the entra...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Small steam yacht decorated with pennants on Lake Geneva. A small group is at the front of the yacht. Shoreline with boathouses and dwellings can be seen i...

Date: 1948 

Description: Elevated view of University of Wisconsin-Madison's upper campus from Lincoln Terrace down Bascom Hill. The Wisconsin State Capitol can be seen in the dista...


Description: Mary E. Smith, right, and a friend seated on the railing of a neo-classical residential front porch. There is another porch in the background.

Date: 1995 ca.

Description: Color photo of an International model 3400 Commercial Bus parked in front of the Hotel de la Monnaie. The bus is white with red and blue stripes, with the...


Panorama of Madison

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Panoramic elevated view to the northwest from the Capitol Square.


Water Station

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View across snow towards a group of Russian men, women, children, and American soldiers at a water station. Behind the sled on the left is a dog, and horse...

Date: 1963 

Description: A boy taking part in a National Bicycle Week Celebration stands near a bicycle. Sterling Standiford, a State Trooper who was present to explain proper ope...

Date: 1936-07-08 before

Description: Farewell dinner menu in the form of a house decorated with folk art painting and trim, and a man and a woman in traditional dress perched at the two open w...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view from hill looking down at a river and reservoir. A railroad train is moving along railroad tracks on the opposite side of the river. Houses a...


Ice Storm Aftermath

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: A man walks through debris along a metal railing at Cottonwood Villa after an ice storm. The lake, with houses and trees along the shoreline are in the bac...


Residence District

Date: 1921 

Description: View down an unpaved street on a rolling hill. Wood framed houses and trees are on the left. The high school is in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Outdoor portrait of two European American women standing near a large flowering bush on the right. On the left is a wooden building, and in the background...


U.S. Army Barracks

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A group of barracks near railroad tracks with snow in the ditch. On the far right three soldiers are walking along the railroad tracks, and other men are n...

Date: 1970 

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey and his administrative assistant Lyle Stitt outside the office doors for the Committee On Appropriations.

Date: 1960-11-03 

Description: Vickie Stebbins, 16, seated on her horse, Lady. Seen in the background are buildings and fences at the Bar-M Ranch, near Dane County fairgrounds. Vickie a...


Man Speaking

Date:  date unknown

Description: Profile view of a man speaking and gesturing with his hands. Behind him is a person wearing a straw hat. This image comes from the papers of Dorothy Zellne...


High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the high school. A bell tower is on the roof.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A large group of Russians conducting a religious parade through a town. The men in the group are carrying the iconography.

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