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Description: View across water of several men steering a lumber raft over the dam at Munger's Mill. A second raft is in the background, in front of railroad bridge.
Description: This is a family photograph of Nels Wickstrom with his wife Anna (born Anna Stoel) and their children in front of their log home. The oldest child, wearing...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Advertisement of the Hurlbut Manufacturing Company of Racine, the home of several wagon manufacturing firms during the 19th Century. Hurlbut began manufac...
Description: Colorized postcard view of the Devil's Doorway rock formation overlooking Devil's Lake.
Description: Elevated view over residential area, with several churches in the background.
Description: Columbian Exposition; Administration Building in Jackson Park, viewed from 64th Street; foreground: a crowd of men gathered near Pass Gate.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Agricultural machinery on display in an exhibition by R. Wallut & Co. of Paris, France. Signs advertise Hornsby oil engines, cream separators and "mills of...
Description: A map of Wisconsin showing counties, county seats, cities over 3,000 inhabitants, Lake Michigan steamship routes, railroads completed and projected, rivers...
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: An illustration of three men sitting at a table in a saloon on a steamboat.
Description: The back view of a farmer reaching over a fence. He stands next to wrecked farming machinery, and the words, "Which Side Of The Fence Are You On?" Other te...
Description: A pharmacist stands in front of a case of labeled medical ingredients in the Pharmacie Werner in Boulay, France. This region was part of Germany when this...
Description: Corner view of the Ingram block, which contained the public library.
Description: Elevated view of the ruins of the railroad roundhouse, with the city in the background. Men are posing on the train cars and engines.
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Tintype portrait of Joseph Smith of Evansville, Wisconsin, member of the 3rd Wisconsin Infantry band. He is seated wearing a suit and holds a tenor horn.
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: This map shows railroad lines from Chicago, with emphasis on the proposed railroad from Chicago to Madison to Lake Superior near the Ontonagon River. Inclu...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View of the third Wisconsin State Capitol from one of the entrance walks. A small group of men stand in the background.
Date: 1899-06-12 after
Description: Debris left after tornado. A portion of a roof from a collapsed building lies on top of the debris, including the wheels of a carriage or cart.
Description: Advertising handbill for the Osborne twine binder. Describes the results of a contest between the Osborne machine and machines made by McCormick, Deering,...
Description: View of a burning Central House engulfed in smoke with a crowd of spectators gathered to watch.
Date: 1878 before
Description: A view of the Ocean House hotel with men, women, and children posing in front of it. An additional group of people stands on the third story balcony. Two...
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