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Description: Aerial view of Wonewoc.
Description: Built in the 1920s by Fred Long, the station located at 9932 County Trunk Highway M served farmers from the surrounding area and housed a small general sto...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Mt. Horeb High School.
Description: View down middle of commercial street with many retail shops with sidewalks on both sides. There are automobiles parked near the curb and being driven alon...
Description: The corner of State and Fairchild Streets showing Yost-Kessnich's and the Capitol Theatre under construction.
Description: Man smoothing a road with a Meili-Blumberg (MB) Model 10 power grader attached to an International MD tractor. According to the original caption, the power...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view of river looking north from the Wisconsin Avenue Bridge. A pier with a small building and poster boards extends into the water from the bott...
Description: Exterior view of an International Harvester branch house at Grand Rapids. The signs painted on the building advertise "Oil Tractors" and "P&O Plows."
Description: Large group of children and adults posing outside a brick building. Some students are posing in open windows.
Description: Parking meter on a city street.
Date: 1900 after
Description: A view of the facade and side of the post office. The main entrance, set to the left, is framed with a neoclassical surround. Decorative arches above the...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View looking toward the Wisconsin State Capitol along University Avenue, possibly from the chimney of University of Wisconsin-Madison Power Station.
Date: 1966 before
Description: A line of people walks down a sidewalk and across the street. Behind them is the Madison County courthouse.
Description: A view of Franklin street.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: An old house about two miles north of Wisconsin Dells.
Description: Postcard of large group watching as Mayor Abrams introduces President Taft.
Date: date unknown
Description: An elevated view of the small town in a rocky and hilly area including houses, roads and the surrounding empty landscape. The caption reads "Lyons, Colo....
Description: The home of Col. E.H. Heg. This building now stands on the site of the loghouse where the first of Nordlyset was printed.
Description: View down Broadway at Eighth Street. Pedestrians cross the street in front of automobiles and cable cars while stores, theaters, and other tall buildings...
Date: 1869-01-23 ca.
Description: Second Ward School with a teacher and students in the schoolyard.
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