Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: date unknown
Description: View down driveway towards main house of Buckminster Rooms. A sign in front advertises rooms with inner spring mattresses for 75 cents per person. An autom...
Description: View across Lake Mendota toward Picnic Point, framed by a willow tree, including a row boat in water.
Description: Several men and boys sail in a canoe near a foliage covered rock outcropping. The boat is decorated with two flags, an American flag and one reading "JULIA...
Description: Aerial photograph looking northwest across the reservoir on Glenway Street. Featured are Hoyt and Quarry Parks, Resurrection Cemetery. Major streets are Fr...
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the University of Wisconsin campus shows from west to east the Agricultural Hall, Observatory Hall and the Wisconsin Historical Society with...
Description: Smoke from a train is visible on the left side of the photograph. Business signs read: "New York Store Dry Goods" "O'Neill's Shoe Shop" "Post Office" "CDI...
Description: Signpost for Babcock Drive with the Agricultural Hall on the University of Wisconsin campus in the background.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Green Bay and Fort Howard, Brown Co., depicts street names and street layouts, houses, trees, and the East River. A reference key at the...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: An army unit from the 310th United States Army Engineer Corps marching through town. The group is being lead by Captain McArdle from Company A, 310th Unite...
Description: View from above and behind the stage of Chicago R&B act Baby Huey & the Babysitters mid-performance, while the large festival audience stands around the st...
Description: A Northwestern Railroad train pulled by locomotive #967 across a bridge with steel supports.
Description: Two men and three women posing next to a crane on a railroad track along the coast of Costa Rica. Coconut palms are behind them along the Caribbean Sea. Th...
Description: Two women pose outside their lakefront cabin.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Looking north down the tree-lined 100 block of Wisconsin Avenue, with Christ Presbyterian Church and Central High School(later Madison Area Technical Colle...
Date: 1964 ca.
Description: Annie Devine, Fannie Lou Hamer, and Victoria Gray, fellow MFDP candidates. All three women are wearing hats and carrying handbags. A crowd of people are be...
Date: 1917 before
Description: Bascom Hall with dome (formerly Main Hall) from Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Lincoln Monument is in front of the entrance...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: A farmer operates a McCormick grain binder pulled by two horses in a field. A young child wearing a wide-brimmed hat is watching, and a horse-drawn buggy c...
Description: Bridge and truck trail constructed by Works Progress Administration (WPA) workmen to facilitate forest fire prevention and control.
Description: Depiction of the battlefield. Engraved by J.C. McRae and drawn by W. Momberger.
Description: Copy photograph depicting storefronts along a street. This location would later become the site of Jung's General Store.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706