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Date:  ca.

Description: Elevated view of a commercial street with skyscrapers. Pedestrians, automobiles, and cable cars can be seen below.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across yard of a group posed in front of a house. A man and a woman are posed sitting holding a child. Standing with them are two girls and three boys...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Professor Kenneth Weckel of the University of Wisconsin demonstrates his new method of preserving and canning cranberries whole without smashing them. The...

Date: 1953 before

Description: Convicted spies Julius and Ethel Rosenberg received a death sentence in 1951, not long after Joseph R. McCarthy burst into the headlines with his charges a...

Date: 1993-09 

Description: "Theresa firemen cut up an old car with their new 'Jaws of Life' equipment."

Photograph

Five Men

Date:  

Description: Bill Leary, Norman Thomas, Richard Muller, David Messner, and Carey Stronach pose in front of a house.

Date: 1894-05-06 

Description: View on the Monongahela River of a ferry with passengers and horse-drawn carriages. There is a bridge in the background.

Date: 1896-05 

Description: The office of Historical Society Librarian Isaac Bradley in the South Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. Bradley, who joined the Society staff in 1...

Date:  

Description: Head and shoulders oval studio portrait of George Georgesson [as written on Regimental and Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20 and published Roster of Wisconsin V...

Photograph

Ski Jumper

Date: 1911 

Description: Skier heading down the jump at Stoughton with spectators in the foreground.

Photograph

Sweet Pea Carnival

Date:  

Description: View of Main Street during the Sweet Pea Carnival. Horse-drawn carriages process down the crowded streets past stores and other buildings.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Agricultural Extension lecturer Dr. F.A. Wolfe carries an educational chart while riding on horseback along a muddy dirt road.

Print

John Tyler

Date: 1843 ca.

Description: John Tyler, 10th President of the United States, from 1841-1845. Tyler was the first Vice President to become President upon the death of a sitting Presid...

Photograph

Lumbercamp

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of two buildings at the lumber camp. A man stands outside of the structure nearest the camera. In the foreground, to the right, are logs, with tre...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An unidentified elderly man stands with a cane for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a suit jacket, vest, and trousers.

Date: 1957 before

Description: Green Bay postcard depicting various scenes in the letters that spell the name of the city. Images include the lighthouse at the harbor entrance, City Stad...

Photograph

Woodchuck Lodge

Date:  date unknown

Description: John Burroughs (4/3/1837 – 3/29/1921), an American naturalist and essayist important in the evolution of the U.S. conservation movement, standing on the po...

Date: 1938-05-12 

Description: Workers stand at a machine putting bottles into crates. One of the workers is wearing an apron and rubber knee-high boots. A McCormick-Deering eight can mi...

Date: 1886-05-14 

Description: Printed announcement of the opening of the Madison Fire Department. At the top, in a circular frame, is a fire fighter driving a horse-drawn fire engine. B...

Date: 1912 

Description: Photomontage of a man sawing a giant ear of corn as though it was a log. Beside him an ax is wedged in a stump-like piece of corn. A mound of giant ears...

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