1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10
.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Chicago and North Western Railroad depot, train, and tracks.

Photograph

Snowplow

Date: 1947 

Description: International snowplow.

Photograph

Old Mill Site

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A tall smokestack stands beside the Yahara River where it flows out of Lake Mendota. Remnants of the foundation and supports of Farwell's Madison Mills are...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Westward view of Sturton Street, a dirt road lined with storefronts. Automobiles and horse-drawn carriages park along the street and drive over a bridge....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Charles Steppe, the biological father of Lewis Arms, leads a horse down a street. The horse is wearing an ornate bridle and they may be in a parade.

Photograph

Snow Removal

Date: 1992-12-02 

Description: "City employees clean the snow-filled streets at the intersection of Wisconsin Street and McArthur Road."

Photograph

Lakefront Walkway

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Visitors of Milwaukee's sixth annual Midsummer Festival. Men and women walk on the lakefront walkways.

Date: 1910-07 

Description: Walter Brookins, a boyhood friend of the Wright Brothers, flying a Wright airplane over the ocean at Atlantic City. Brookins set numerous records for altit...

Date: 1935-09-19 

Description: Color postcard of the front entrance to the Langlade County Memorial Hospital.

Date: 1915-09-19 ca.

Description: Milwaukee Auditorium at N. 6th Street and W. Kilbourn Avenue. Caption on glass plate reads, "Auditorium, Milw".

Date: 1800 after

Description: This map show a plat and covers the area bordered by Main to King streets and from 15th to 17th streets.

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: An intersection with a general store on the left. Two men stand outside the store. There are three horses and wagons on the right and one on the left.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: The City of Madison, Federal Post Office, at the corner of Wisconsin and Mifflin Streets. The cornerstone was laid on May 27, 1869. The building was demoli...

Date:  

Description: View of railway bridge over the river, with industrial background.

Photograph

Cement Mixing Truck

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Close-up of the back end of a cement truck.

Postcard

Fox River

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Boat "Thistle" with riders on Fox River. People standing on shore.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison students stand on a Lake Mendota pier while others paddle a canoe.

Photograph

Bird's-Eye View

Date: 1925 

Description: Elevated view from bluff of Chaseburg. The train depot is at the bottom of the frame.

Date: 1897-08 

Description: View looking east on West Mifflin Street from its intersection with North Carroll Street on the Capitol Square. Businesses from RIGHT TO LEFT: City Hall;...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Man on boat on lake and bridge road in background.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

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:

.
.