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Date:  date unknown

Description: Fisherman standing on frozen Lake Superior holding a lake trout, leaning on snowshoes.

Date: 1903-06-13 

Description: Golden Jubilee of the Milwaukee Turners 1853-1903. Seven oval portraits of men with their names listed, mounted on a decorated mat.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: "Terrific Engagement between the 'Monitor' and 'Merrimac.'" Battle scene of the Civil War battle produced by the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company. Smal...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from road of parsonage. There is a porch on the right side, and a hand pump on the back stoop of a smaller, one-story section of the parsonage in the...

An intimate look at family, architecture, interiors and fashion in Victorian Wisconsin between 1885 and 1900

Learn about the lives of upper-middle class Wisconsinites in the Victorian period between 1885 and 1900.

Photograph

Small Cabin

Date: 1964-08-23 ca.

Description: Lloyd Lehman stands in the open doorway of his small cabin on Washington Island. This cabin is one of a number of former summer camp buildings.

Date: 1864 ca.

Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of Josiah D. Whitney (1819-1896), professor of Geology at Harvard University (1865-96), and chief of the Californa Geological Surv...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View featuring stores and dwellings built into hillsides. Castle Rock appears on the right side of a road. Opposite the landform, the Castle Rock Lodging...

Date: 1953-10-06 

Description: Nellie A. Brown, night supervisor of nurses, represents a modern nurse as she pushes a patient in a wheel chair. Posing as the patient is Geneva F. McKay....

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: The kitchen in the Northern Hospital for the Insane. Institutional cooking equipment and various supplies are visible.

Date: 1950-09-29 

Description: Bernard A. Precourt, supervisor of safety for the Wisconsin division of the American Automobile Association, presents equipment to seventeen students at Ed...

Date: 1901 

Description: East side view of the Engineering Building, located on Bascom Hill, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of the 5 Kehl brothers from Germany. Shown are Gottfried, Leo, Willy, Adam and Frederick Kehl.

Photograph

Cloverland School

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Students at the Cloverland School, District No.2, stand hand in hand, with arms outstretched, in front of the brick school building. The front porch extend...

Date: 1945 

Description: Color photograph of a man using a specially outfitted International tractor to work among felled trees in a wooded area. The original caption reads: "Two s...

Date: 1960-10-23 

Description: A campaign speech by presidential candidate John F. Kennedy at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House.

Date: 1949 

Description: Landscape architect Jens Jensen and youth from the Madison Youth Council at Glenwood Children's park on their clean-up work day. The park was planned and d...

Date: 1784 

Description: Plate 56. Drawing from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.

Date: 1875 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the Eagle Mowing and Reaping Machine Company featuring an engraved illustration of a farmer riding a horse-drawn mower...

Photograph

Curling Champions

Date: 1959-03-08 

Description: Image shows four men wearing tams and berets on their heads. The original caption states, "The Don Russell rink of Pardeeville won the Madison Curling Club...

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