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Description: Exterior view of the Prairie Court Housing Development, located at 26th and South Parkway in Chicago. This 14 story apartment building was designed by Kec...
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: View over the shoulder of a soldier of the 82nd Airborne firing a .50 machine gun out a high window of Observation Post #1 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Repu...
Description: Boys stand on boats, catching red horse fish using dip nets in the Crawfish River. The dip nets are set up on scaffolds in the river. In the background alo...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: View looking up Grand Avenue from 9th Street toward two horse-drawn wagons and a horse-drawn streetcar on tree-lined street. Wagon on right carries firewoo...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of La Pointe, Madeline Island, taken from the Mission Inn.
Date: date unknown
Description: View towards a dozen men posed sitting and kneeling while holding rifles in front of thirteen deer strung up across First Street. They are in front of the...
Description: A railroad flatbed car loaded with logs and sitting on railroad tracks.
Description: The Hotel Washington being destroyed by a fire on Feb. 18, 1996.
Description: Dodge County Historical Museum, exterior view. This was the old Milwaukee railroad depot before it was remodeled for the Society's use.
Description: Amanda Basile of Milwaukee's Northwest side dressed as the Milwaukee Journal Green Sheet for Halloween. She made the costume with her mother Penny Chapman...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A view of the business district. Signs read: "Ford authorized sales and service" and "Kodaks".
Description: A class of children and a teacher pose outside the school building in the winter.
Description: Stone carving of a farm couple with a foal installed on the side of a brick building. Carved by Alonzo Hauser in 1938.
Date: 1913-09-12 ca.
Description: Looking south on N. Plankinton Avenue and N. 3rd Street, with the The Second Ward Savings Bank (now the Milwaukee County Historical Society) in the triangl...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Man with a pole stands at the Beef Slough.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Winter scene with a pedestrian holding an umbrella during a snowstorm, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Date: 1904-02-27 after
Description: Damage caused to the East Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol by the fire of February 26-27, 1904. In the foreground is a duplicate of the "Centennia...
Description: The Root River, swollen with rainwater and/or snow melt, runs under a bridge on which a man is walking. Recently built houses are visible in the misty back...
Description: Exterior of the Hotel Northern. The hotel has a Western Union and drugstore on the street level. An American flag flies from the top of the building.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Looking across water and through the locks to a shoreline with a large hill in the background. A building is on the left, a wall and pilings are in the wat...
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