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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Winter scene with sleigh carrying six well-bundled passengers pulled by two horses and pulling a skier behind in Eagle River, Wisconsin. The trees are blur...
Description: Daniel J. Travanti smiles as he stands outside on a lawn. He is wearing a suit with a flower pinned to his lapel and is dressed up for his high school grad...
Description: A man uses a McCormick-Deering 10-20 tractor and a Perry automatic scraper to prepare the grounds at Mount Emblem Cemetery. Farm buildings are in the back...
Description: Lewis Arms peeks from behind Jerome Williams, who is holding a cigarette. They are standing outdoors near a street.
Description: The ruins of Charleston after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War. A man, smoking a pipe, and a boy sit on the shoreline of...
Description: Loading barrels into a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad car behind the Hess Barrel Company (cooperage) at about 1950 Atwood Avenue. Stacks of oak barrel...
Description: The moving of the Gates of Heaven Synagogue building from West Washington Avenue to James Madison Park.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Young John Bollenbach stands in the middle of a garden, identified as his "Cook County school-home project."
Description: View down a retail street. Cars are parked at an angle along the curbs in front of the shops.
Description: View looking southeast from the State Historical Society of Wisconsin toward the University Club, the Pres House, and dormitories in the far background.
Date: date unknown
Description: Aerial view of Wisconsin State Capitol.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: View from across street of a man walking up the front steps of the Bremen State Bank. An automobile is parked near the curb on the unpaved street near the...
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: View down dirt road of buildings and storefronts along a sidewalk, possibly Main Street, looking north toward the Chicago & Northwestern railroad tracks. A...
Description: Unidentified industrial district with smoke billowing from many smokestacks.
Description: View from streeet of the Princess Cafe on the 400 block of State Street. The storefront advertises a quick and clean service, fresh coffee, 24 hour lunch....
Description: View from shoreline of an old bridge over the Rock River.
Description: Men loading what appears to be an International garbage truck on a city street. Two men are lifting a can while another stands in the bed of the truck. A f...
Date: 1966 before
Description: View across lawn of a crowd gathered outside the Madison County Courthouse. In the background, stores and shops are visible. A small group of people stand...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A street musician named Frank Ritter playing violin on a city sidewalk (possibly in Chicago), with a dog leashed to his belt. A tin cup is attached to the...
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: Winter scene with the snow-covered pathway and trees around the Capitol Park. A wooden fence ran along the inside of the path and a hitching rail for hors...
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