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Description: Elevated view of Lake Street, east from Clark Street, crowded with traffic.
Description: Grain storage building located near the railroad tracks. The wrecker service truck parked near the warehouse bears the slogan, "the happy hooker."
Date: 1790 ca.
Description: Map of North America showing cities, states, Native American land, regions, lakes, and rivers. A few notes appear throughout the map, particularly west of...
Date: date unknown
Description: Wisconsin State Capitol at night with moon in background.
Description: View down Main Street, with City Hall in the background. On the left is a general merchandise store, a bank and other businesses. In the foreground on the...
Description: A cluster of old dwellings are in the center, with broken shacks and rusted cars. Behind are railroad cars, and an industrial area with men working. In t...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Underwood Observatory at Lawrence College.
Description: Fox River.
Description: White face disk in Sid's backyard.
Description: St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield.
Description: Exterior view of the train depot with two trains on the tracks.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: View down curb towards an African American man and woman standing between parked cars along the side of a busy street. Behind them, trees obscure a crowd w...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Watercolor of the "Old Milton House", done by Mrs. Louise Westley of Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Ra...
Description: View on North Water Street, showing the building in which the Bank of Sparta was founded.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of high school in Brooklyn, with trees in the schoolyard.
Description: A view of St. Mary's Academy.
Description: Elevated view southeast from the courthouse at E. Kilbourn Avenue and N. Jackson Street. The Northwestern Mutual home office building and Chicago and North...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Street Scene featuring, bicycles, automobiles, and palm trees. A large clock stands on a street corner where pedestrians cross, and stone and brick buildi...
Description: This map, which includes eastern Iowa, northern Illinois and the western portion of Michigan's Upper peninsula, shows the township survey grid and identifi...
Description: Henry Esser stands on the step in front of Koltes & Esser Hardware in the 300 block of West Lakeside Street. Fencing, garbage cans, a hose reel and lawn mo...
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