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High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from road of the high school and a smaller building next door. Sidewalks crisscross the lawn among trees in the schoolyard. A woman wearing a hat is j...

Date: 1857 

Description: Lithograph of the Wisconsin State Capitol, surrounded by portraits of Wisconsin Statesmen. Governor Bashford hired the Madison architectural firm Kutzbock...

Date: 1898 

Description: Shows landownership, buildings, and railroads. Lake Mendota and Lake Wingra are labelled.


Panorama of Madison

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Panoramic elevated view to the northeast from the Capitol Square.

Date: 1939-07 

Description: An architectural rendering of a proposed lakefront development plan.

Date: 1960-11-07 

Description: Service league members of Christ Presbyterian Church prepare their "Home for the Holidays" tour, boutique, and bake sale. Many of the items to be shown in...

Date: 1851 

Description: This map shows plats with lots and block numbers of Madison. The far left corner features "University Ground" and some streets are labeled. Lake Monona is...

Map or Atlas

Plat Map of Lakewood

Date: 1911 

Description: A plat map of the Lakewood neighborhood.

Date: 1944 

Description: View of storefronts on Main Street, including a drugstore with soda fountain on the left.

Date: 1865 

Description: This map of Forest Hill Cemetery is ink and watercolor on cloth. The upper right hand margin contains an index by name and lot. The bottom left corner read...


Municipal Market

Date: 1918 

Description: Farm produce for sale from farm trucks at the Municipal Market on the Capitol Square. The Municipal market was established by a committee of women in July,...


View down Alley

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View between buildings downtown.

Date: 1913 

Description: View down Main Street, with a railroad crossing at the far end of the street. On the left is a shoe repair store, lumber business, and a lunch room with a...

Date: 1861 

Description: View of Madison from Main Hall, now Bascom Hall, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. South Hall is in the foreground with several residences an...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Telephone Company horse-drawn service and installation wagon in front of the Telephone Building. Two men sit in the wagon. A man stands in the do...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Pedestrians and a horse and cart at the intersection of Main Street and Monona Avenue (South Wisconsin Avenue until December 1, 1877; Martin Luther King J...


Panorama of Madison

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Panoramic elevated view to the north from the Capitol Square.

Date: 1960 

Description: New residential construction on the outer southwest edge of Madison.

Map or Atlas

Madison Wisconsin

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: This map shows the western side of Madison, from Nakoma to the capitol. The map is oriented with north to upper right and the scale is indicated by quarter...

Date: 1928-04-17 

Description: Elevated view of the Capitol Theatre at night with sign and marquee, located at 209-211 State Street.

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