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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: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Chicago and Northwestern Railway depot with several figures standing outside around it.
Date: 1910 before
Description: Temple is on the right of the Academy at the street corner.
Description: Kids make a "train," with the bicyclist in the front pulling three girls on roller skates along a sidewalk.
Description: Exterior view of the segregated entrance for African-Americans at Malco Theater. There is a fire escape on the side of the building. Several cars are parke...
Description: A view of a street in the central business district. A restaurant with a group of men in front on the left. Three children with a wagon on the right. A hou...
Date: date unknown
Description: Buildings, pedestrians, and electrical street lighting arches line Granby Street. Virginia National Bank, a Neo-Classical Revival building which opened in...
Description: Three men stand behind a horse-drawn enclosed sleigh in front of the Lundberg Store on Fish Creek's Main Street. There is a second sleigh and horse in the...
Description: Aftermath of the Wisconsin State Capitol fire of February 26-27. This image provides the best of only a few known photographs of the ornamentation of the w...
Description: View of the buildings along Main Street.
Description: Water Street showing a horse-drawn vehicle and storefronts looking toward a hill. The small building at the end of the street is the creamery. The text on...
Description: Map of the Lake Superior region showing the railroad and steamboat connection.
Description: Aerial view of Bascom Hill, Bascom Hall, Wisconsin Historical Society on the University of Wisconsin Madison campus with Lake Mendota on the right.
Description: Five Ho-Chunk men sitting around a blanket on the ground playing cards. They are in front of a lodge frame without coverings. A man holding a walking stick...
Description: View down middle of street in the central business district. A drugstore is on the corner on the left and a hotel on the right corner. Horses and wagons ar...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A large building on a small hill above a road. Three posts are along the road, and small rails line the the sidewalk near a small drive. A man is standing...
Description: A driver sits behind the wheel of an International Model S truck used by Keller's Bakery of Brooklyn as a man loads a tray of goods into the back. The stor...
Description: John Lavine (left), Nancy Jane Nelson, Virginia Rafshol, and Gary Berger indicate their support for the presidential candidacy of Dwight D. Eisenhower. As...
Description: Elevated view of a street featuring stores and small businesses.
Description: Benedict & Co. engineers. As shown by development to March 1st 1887. Inset: Map of northern Wisconsin showing location of range. Lands in red.
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