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Description: Decorated arch erected on State Street as part of the Semi-Centennial celebration of statehood. The arch bears a representation of Commodore Dewey's victor...
Date: 1951 ca.
Description: An interior view of the William F. Vilas house, 12 East Gilman Street, which later became the College Woman's Club.
Description: Five clerics, (including Rt. Rev. Msgr. Bernard G. Traudt, Milwaukee, Rev. A.G. Schaeffer, of St. James Church and Rev. William Eggers), filing into St. Be...
Description: Sunset over Lake Mendota.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: Mendota grade school.
Description: View of the lawn at the College of Agriculture on the University of Wisconsin campus.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: East side view of the Engineering Building, located on Bascom Hill, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: View through open front door of entry of home decorated in the Victorian style, including a carved wood stairway and a hall tree bench with a beveled mirro...
Description: Intersection of Park and State Streets from the Wisconsin Historical Society. The sign for the Wisconsin Historical Society is located in the middle of th...
Description: View down middle of road of car driving across a bridge over Sugar River. Another car is parked by the Wisconsin Power and Light Company.
Description: Virginia Gillette demonstrates how residents in the 400 block of Virginia Terrace are combating traffic dangers by spanking. Dicky Dupois is over her knee,...
Description: Library under construction on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. In the background is the State Historical Society, and Science Hall is in the upp...
Description: Stereograph view looking down State Street from the State Capitol during the construction of the fourth capitol building. The image features the capitol sq...
Description: Visitors to the zoo watching two sea lions. Although not internally identified, this image is thought to represent Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). It app...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Views of popular sites in Madison. Numerous different types of recreation are visible along with popular sites such as the Wisconsin State Capitol building...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A ladder wagon of the Madison Fire Department races around corner of North Pinckney and East Main streets.
Date: 1931 before
Description: Exterior of front entrance from across University Avenue on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Green Bay Packers Robert Brown (#93), Mike Weddington (#52) and Jerry Boyarsky (#61) wait on the sideline during a preseason game against the Washington Re...
Date: 1971-03-11 ca.
Description: Poster advertising the Social Science building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus as a "strike center." Features a photograph of the Social Scie...
Description: View across street of the bank and hotel building along a commercial street.
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