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Description: Elevated scenic view of the Wisconsin River with rock formations along the shoreline.
Description: Holiday postcard with Santa Claus, surrounded by pine boughs and candles, spilling toys and treats out of his sack. He is wearing a brown coat, mittens and...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a woman taking a photograph from Lookout Cliff at Devil's Lake. Below, a train runs through a field surrounded by trees.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: The teacher at the New Fane School, District No. 2, Town of Auburn, Fond du Lac County, poses near a fence with shrubbery behind her.
Description: View up slope towards two small cottages at the Coldwater Canyon Hotel. A man with a tennis racket is seated on the porch of the cottage on the left.
Description: Several people stand near an umbrella-covered table outside Bedford Springs Hotel and Miniature Golf Course. The golf course stands in the foreground and t...
Description: Winter scene with pine trees drooping with snow after a heavy snowfall.
Date: 1930 after
Description: A view of the library's facade and side. This building follows the Neoclassical style popular in the early twentieth century, and it is an iconic style for...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: An eight-man blockhouse fortification in the snow, with a built-up wall of logs surrounding it. Soldiers inside the fortification are looking out of some o...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: View across bare field towards two men posing with four haystacks behind a fence. One man is seated on a fence post and the other stands on a ladder agains...
Description: View of the Plow (Plough) Inn on Nakoma Road.
Date: 1943-01-07 ca.
Description: Text attached to a print made from the negative reads, "This photo of me with a Papuan native carrier was made near Buna early in January. This fellow with...
Description: A view of a country dirt road with a car pulled-over to one side. The road is part of the Pennsylvania State Highway, and is bordered by a fence on one si...
Date: 1950 after
Description: Wisconsin Historical Marker near Trout Lake. The marker recognizes the first ever forest patrol flight.
The marker text reads:
"FIRST FOREST PATROL FLI...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: A family of seven including a babe in arms are in front of a frame house with a stone foundation and latticework under the porch. A tree stump is in the l...
Description: Stereoview upriver of a man sitting on a rock on the dells of the St. Louis River, below the Cauldron.
Description: View across road of exterior of building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Cars are parked along University Avenue.
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: Glenn Oestreich standing next to a fence in a field with a valley in the background.
Description: Monument dedicated to the first settlers of Coon Valley. The monument is in Norwegian. There is a cemetery in the distance.
Description: View down a residential street lined with picket fences. An automobile and trolley car travel down the road. Published by H.C. Branch, Webster, Massachus...
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