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Date: 1877 ca.

Description: An A.L. Dahl photograph, one of "Two different side views of the Suspension Bridge," from the series "Niagara Falls and Suspension Bridge" as mentioned in...

Date: 1942-04-11 

Description: Three illegal gambling machines in the Silver Arrow Tavern on U.S. Highway 12.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man and woman pose for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. The man sits on a low fence holding a hat and wears a matching checked suit jack...


Workers on Strike

Date: 1951-02-09 

Description: A group portrait near a railroad crossing of striking workers who hold signs with messages, including: "Higher Wages, Not Higher Prices".

Date: 1959-11-13 

Description: Group portrait of seventeen officers of newly established teenaged business firms of the Madison Junior Achievement program. Under the program, the teenage...

Date: 1954-11-18 

Description: One-year-old Helen Signe Ostby sits with her maternal grandmother, Laura Wear, during a Thanksgiving celebration at the Wear home.


Wolf Den Farm

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a wolf den farm, best known for the wolf's den where General Israel Putnam killed the last wolf in Connecticut. Photograph published by Geo E. S...

Date: 1948-07-15 

Description: A Mexican woman and her six children stand on the porch of the multiple-family housing provided to them by the pea cannery for which their husband and fath...


Lake's Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Lake's Hotel with people posed sitting on the lower porch. Possibly located across from the railroad depot across the Black River, probably in...


Grand Dad Bluff

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Grand Dad Bluff in La Crosse


Polperro House

Date: 1953 

Description: A restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but after restoration the siding was...

Date: 1916 

Description: Ethel Barrymore, wearing a mid-19th century dress with basque waist and crinoline, stands by a window. She is costumed for the title role in the 1916 silen...


YMCA Dinner

Date: 1952-03-10 

Description: Speakers table at the annual dinner of the Madison YMCA. Left to right: Missionary Appadural Aaron, principal speaker; Walter Engelke, dinner chairman; Jea...


D. W. Griffith

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of the director D. W. Griffith wearing an overcoat and homburg hat.


Description: Lantern slide of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting on the ground in a clearing with trees in the background. She is sitting cross-legged and is holding an ear...

Date: 1943 

Description: Exterior view through trees of a store operated by Mattingly Tractor & Implement Company, an International Harvester dealership.

Date: 1878 

Description: Elevated view of several buildings making up the Sheboygan Falls Tannery, which was owned by proprietor C.S. Weisse. Weisse is at the far right, standing w...


Memorial Day

Date: 1953-05-30 

Description: View from street of children and adults gathered along the sidewalk to watch as Madison observes Memorial Day with a parade and three memorial services aro...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across harvested field towards men and a young girl posing near a man using a horse-drawn McCormick binder. Farm buildings and fences are in the backg...


John Muir Residence

Date:  date unknown

Description: A modern view of the former John Muir residence at Hickory Hill. Muir's father Daniel moved his family there in 1857 from their earlier farm on Fountain L...

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