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Description: A gazebo dedicated to solders and sailors in Irvine Park. A flagpole and benches are in front of the gazebo.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: A Milwaukee billboard advertising a lecture by Earl Browder, general secretary of the Communist Party-USA. The sign reads "Win the War Rally! Earl Browder,...
Description: Elevated panoramic view of the isthmus and the Wisconsin State Capitol building from the corner of Mifflin and State Streets. Lake Mendota and Lake Monona...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of the downtown business section crowded with automobiles and pedestrians. A department store on the right is labeled, "Wigwam Block 1900."
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Elevated view from across road of Chadbourne Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. There is a church building on the right.
Description: Men on an International Harvester demonstration farm feed corn into a husker-shredder as a boy holds a burlap bag to the machine to catch the kernels. Bags...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Fountain City with the Mississippi River in the background.
Description: View from stage looking out towards crowd of Jerry Garcia and Bill Kreutzmann playing guitar and drums (respectively) with the Grateful Dead at the Sound S...
Description: Outdoor portrait of Jennie Krueger standing along a garden fence next to a building holding flowers in her left hand. Her hat, decorated with ribbons and f...
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A man sells green onions to a female customer from behind a produce-laden counter at an outdoor market. A truck loaded with additional merchandise is parke...
Description: Elevated view of a Japanese Tea House and sunken gardens, located in an abandoned limestone quarry.
Date: 1870-05-17 ca.
Description: A large group, mainly men, are gathered behind the "Lake City Cornet Band" who are in uniform near a lake shore, possibly Lake Monona. The card was marked...
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Sherwin and Emma Gillett standing under the arch at the Legion of Honor. The museum facade is in the background.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Chattanooga Plow Works. Lettering on the building reads: "Chattanooga Plow Company." The photograph was likely taken around the time o...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: View from sidewalk over parked cars of a fire ladder truck parked in the street. The ladder is partially extended, and one police officer is standing near...
Description: Wayne and Ruth Margelofsky live at W2202 Hwy TW (Section 6).
Description: Night view of the Kennedy-Mansfield Dairy Co., 621-629 West Washington Avenue. Illuminated sign says "Kennedy-Mansfield Dairy Co., Irradiated Vitamin "D" M...
Date: 1963-09-29 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a stained Menasha Wooden War Company plant building. Steam is coming out of a pipe on the side of the building.
Description: Jim and Donna Neitzel own this barn at W1734 Hwy TW (Section 5). They purchased it 23 years ago. This barn has been in the Neitzel name for 100 years and w...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: The remains of President Lincoln lying in state in Monument Square and Pavilion. Lincoln's body was on its way from Washington, D.C. to Springfield, Illino...
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