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Midland Trail

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View down Midland Trail. Automobiles are parked on either side of the street outside an Amoco Station and other stores and dwellings.


Logging Wheels

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two large logging wheels sit outside at Fort Algonquin, located off of US 21. The wheels sit to the right of a path, and in front of a small log structure,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man posed sitting on farm equipment, probably a grain-binder, pulled by a team of four horses posed in the driveway of a large two-story frame house. A man...


Main Street

Date: 1902-05-12 

Description: View down Main Street, with businesses on both sides. A row of trees acts like a median along the road. Ernst Goetsch stands in the middle of the road look...

Date: 1857 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, streets, railroad depots, locks, bridges, dams, canals, U.S. light house, college grounds, a steam boat landing, and...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down center of downtown street in Port Washington. Night view showing electric lights, neon signs and falling snowflakes.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Troitsky prospect in Archangel [Archangelsk], Russia, looking north. There are dwellings, commercial and industrial buildings, and a c...

Date: 1871 after

Description: Collage depicting multiple McCormick buildings reconstructed or built after the Chicago Fire. The caption at bottom reads, "Rebuilt Chicago. — Buildings Er...

Date: 1842 ca.

Description: American Fur Company with both Mission churches. Sketch purportedly by a Native American youth. Probably an overpainted photographic copy enlargement. Pape...


Market Square

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Polish immigrants in Market Square with horse-drawn lumber sledges and hay wagons. Commercial buildings are in the background. A sign on o...


Description: Letterhead of the Ambrosia Chocolate Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, manufacturers of chocolate confectionery and cocoa, with an elevated view of the comp...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Cassville, including the town hall and St. Peter's Church.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A mailman in a horse-drawn mail wagon makes a delivery to a man standing beside him in an exhibit at the Farmer's Museum.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the First Methodist Church with two women standing on the church steps. The church was built in 1854 by Charles Robinson, the builder of Butternut...

Date: 1933 

Description: Street scene in Chicago of North Michigan Avenue and Ontario Street looking north. The historic Water Tower is in the background.

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: ,Well-dressed young couples sit in the foreground while in the background is a picket fence running along a busy road with horse and buggy traffic. Further...

Date: 1924-11-21 

Description: Three-quarter left side view of what is probably a 1924 International Harvester bus parked on a street. The spare tire is mounted on the left side just in...

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: The corner of West Main and South Carroll Streets with businesses and horse-drawn wagons. Building at the corner is the Fox Block built in 1856, renamed Y...

Date: 1941 

Description: A large plow is attached to a crawler tractor. Original caption reads: "International TD-18 Diesel wide-tread TracTracTor provided with cab and complete wi...


Bascom Hall

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. One wing added to the hall on the left.

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