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Description: View of several Cross Plains buildings across a millpond. There is a bell mounted on a metal tower near the shoreline.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the University of Wisconsin-Madison's North Hall. The city of Madison and Lake Monona are visible in the background.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: View of the Old Water Works on East Washington Avenue, as seen from Capitol Square.
Description: "Koecher's Bar on the northwest corner of Milwaukee St. & Mayville St."
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Mining building. Possibly in Ironton.
Description: View down Broadway featuring carriages and automobiles parked near storefronts. Published by Clinton Bowen.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Swimming in the lake with the Cliff House in background. Cliff House was a resort hotel built shortly after 1872, when Devil's Lake was reached by rail. Bo...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Exterior view of an International Harvester Company branch building. Large show windows line the first floor along the sidewalk. A large electric sign on t...
Description: A profile view of the head of a woman, Suzy nee Elvira Dambry, sitting on a porch and looking across the street at a large brick building on the corner of...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: A boy dressed in knickers clears the ice in preparation to fish next to his family's ice shanty.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Birch and evergreen trees line the rocky shore of Toft Point, with Cana Island and its lighthouse in the background.
Description: View of crowd watching a parade. Elevated view taken from the Van Schaick studio; the same building housed the telephone exchange.
Description: Front yard landscaping for the house of Harold Rahow, 712 N. Grove Avenue, including shrubbery and trees.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of the home of the George H. Large family, an elaborate, neo-classical residence featuring an ionic colonnaded porch. An archway near the sidewal...
Description: Elevated view of a group of salesmen and "Cameo Girl" saleswomen from Bestline Incorporated. They are standing in a snow-covered parking lot in front of tw...
Description: Exterior view of Hile House Hotel. There is a belvedere in the center of the roof.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: International Model M truck operated by the Phenol Chemical Company, Inc. The truck is parked outside a building. The truck bears the company logo and the...
Description: Men walk in the street past storefronts on Main Street.
Description: Italian gas bomb throwers, wearing their gas masks, riding in a truck during a parade for the anniversary of the founding of the Italian Empire in Rome. Th...
Description: Crowds walk along the boardwalk at Funchase amusement pier. A building with flags flying from its turrets features a sign that reads "Funchase Skating". T...
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