Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: A woman stands near a wooden fence that surrounds a frame house.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Elevated view of town, probably looking south from the Van Schaick residence.
Description: Elderly woman sitting in a Morris chair reading a newspaper.
Description: A man playing a violin is standing near a woman and three children in front of a frame house.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Winter scene with short-Horned cattle on a snow-covered Main Street, Black River Falls, Wisconsin, in front of the Chicago Cheap Store. The Price Manufactu...
Date: date unknown
Description: View across unpaved road towards eople watching men drive cattle through town. A large commercial building is in the background on the left.
Description: View across road of a boy and dog posed standing at the open gate of a fence in front of a large house. Probably the green house owned by Henry Ormsby on t...
Description: Woman wearing a fur stole, and posed standing on a board sidewalk.
Description: Six men and a boy sitting on a wagon.
Description: Woman sitting at a piano in a parlor.
Description: View from sidewalk of a horse-drawn buggy parked along the side of Main Street, looking southeast at First Street. An immigrant couple, possibly Norwegian,...
Description: Studio portrait of a seated elderly woman wearing a head scarf and a large plaid necktie.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Group of people looking at single car at the railroad station, probably a special car for a traveling minstrel show.
Description: Crowd watching a circus wagon with a band on top, in a parade in town, followed by a camel.
Description: View of Main and Water Streets while experiencing severe flooding.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Logs piled on the shore of town, possibly due to Ice Gorge of 1876.
Description: Treelined dirt road in town with a board sidewalk.
Description: Man, woman, and girl posed in front of a log cabin.
Description: Man posing on the board sidewalk in front of a frame house.
Description: Man posed standing on a board sidewalk in front of a two-story frame house. Probably Dr. L.P. Gaillardet in front of the Darnell House, which was later mov...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706