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Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall with dome (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. People are sitting and walking on the lawn. For a re...
Date: 1935 after
Description: Exterior of theatre on corner of Wells and Water Streets. There is a billboard for Kools (cigarettes) on the side. Streetcar tracks and parked cars are in...
Description: "Tello's Grille and Cafe, 200 West Grand Avenue, Port Washington."
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a gold pack train outside Washington Alaska Bank and Bleary Meat Market. Published by Chisholm & Hall, Fairbanks, Alaska.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Two men and a woman pose in front of the L.C. Welch Plumbing and Heating store, 137 Third Avenue. There are signs advertising Maytag and Shellane, "compres...
Description: A crane places the gilded bronze statue, "Wisconsin," by Daniel Chester French, on top of the Wisconsin State Capitol dome.
Description: 100 Block of State Street with people shopping along the storefronts under awnings and automobiles parked curbside. The triangular building on the corner...
Description: House at 622 University Avenue is the only survivor of the homes which housed some of Madison's early settlers. The house has had a number of owners, inclu...
Description: Entrance up flight of steps from sidewalk of Memorial Union entrance on Langdon Street.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a Masonic temple with two figures standing near its front door.
Description: Photographic postcard view across street towards the exterior of a general store. A woman is standing by the door, and a boy on a wagon is on the sidewalk....
Description: Detail in the Capitol Assembly parlor with circassian walnut panelling, in the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: View of the 100 block of Webster Street. Buildings visible include Hoffman Chemical and Supply Company at 117 South Webster, Yee's Cafe at 199 South Webste...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of theater seating in Stoughton Opera House with top hat racks.
Description: View down Main Street lined with shops. Cars are sporadically parked along the curbs. There is a hotel, the Fritzstoldt tailor, soda fountain and drug stor...
Date: 1904 before
Description: A night view of the dome and lantern of the third Wisconsin State Capitol, lighted with electric lights.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Wisconsin State Capitol and the surrounding businesses.
Description: View of elaborate, decorative buildings along a tree-lined street.
Description: Paper mill, built in 1865-66 and called the Neenah Paper Mill; it was run by a stock copany composed of Nathan Cobb, president; Hiram Smith, secretary and...
Description: Church of Christ, Scientist, built in 1886, the first Christian Scientist church outside of Boston, Massachusetts, and the first building erected in Americ...
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