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Description: Photographic postcard view of a stone house with a group of people standing on the porch. Wood and barbed wire fencing is in the front yard.
Description: Mapleside, a historic home on University Avenue, being demolished. It is the future location of Burger King.
Description: "Craig Ruffing, Les Beck, and Fred and Russ Bandlow relax at the old Weber Pioneer Beer Brewery."
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: The Hotz cottage, garage, and stone tower are seen through a stand of birch trees from the base of the bluff in Fish Creek. There is snow on the ground.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: A Chicago & Northwestern train crossing a railroad bridge.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Carl Bohnsack (left) and August Marquardt seated on a bench outside a jewelry store.
Description: University of Wisconsin band marches in a "DAD" formation at the Wisconsin-Purdue football game, with the dome of the Wisconsin State Capitol visible in th...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A series of commercial buildings from the vantage point of the Court House along a river. A few horse-drawn carriages can be seen, as well as pedestrians.
Description: Exterior photograph of the Canada Dry Bottling Company plant at 3313 University Avenue.
Description: Children dressed in bathing suits at a small park with a swimming place. A garden is in the foreground.
Description: A man operates a manure spreader pulled by two horses in a field. There is a dog standing in the foreground on the right. The original caption reads, "Bern...
Description: View down Prospect Avenue, with men sitting on a bench by the "Steponet" gas pumps in front of a storefront. A man stands on the sidewalk in front of the b...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: View of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin terrace, looking toward the Memorial Union and Armory (Red Gym or Old Red).
Description: International military trucks bound for Russia during World War II. Original caption reads: "The trucks are the military model No. M-5-6, originally sold t...
Description: A stubborn fire smoldered in the walls of the Kindschi Leather Company, 120 South Pinckney Street. The 80-year-old building, known as the Burrows building,...
Description: Church basement decorated for Sherwin and Emma Gillett's 50th Wedding Anniversary.
Description: A log farm building and a silo, with a gaggle of geese in the barnyard.
Description: A front view of the Layton House, which was originally an inn. Signs on the building indicate that at the time of the photograph it was the business of Car...
Description: Exterior view of a building shared by the Club Royal Tavern and Young's Cafe at 122-124 East Washington Avenue.
Description: Pavilion at Kosciusko Park lagoon at W. Lincoln Avenue and S. 7th Street. A rowboat floats in the lagoon.
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