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.
Description: Winter scene with the 20th Century Market, located at 1860 East Washington Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin. There is snow on the ground. The Lee Tires garage is...
Date: date unknown
Description: Two men and a boy row a row boat on Lake Monona. A shoreline and trees stand in the foreground and buildings of the city of Madison can be seen in the bac...
Date: 1949 ca.
Description: View of the Johnson Wax Research and Development Tower under construction.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Little Bohemia restaurant and lodge with multiple vehicles parked out front.
Description: A washing machine run by a windmill in Ulithi. Behind the large propellers of the machine is a sign that says "The Padre's washing machine---Cleanliness is...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Armory tower with crenels and narrow arched windows. The building is on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus and is also known as the Red Gym or Old...
Description: A crowd of students waving United States flags gathers on a field outside Clarion State Normal School. The school was established in 1873.
Description: A view down unpaved road of the railroad crossing at Prospect Avenue. A house is down the hill on the left. A hardware store and garage are on the right ne...
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Construction site and foundation of the World Trade Center Towers.
Description: View down railroad tracks towards a group of construction workers posed near the east portal of the railroad tunnel near Tunnel City.
Description: View of a lake with a motorboat and distant factories.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: A man in coveralls operates a horse-drawn mower on the grounds of a large estate or park. Several benches appear on the perimeter of the grounds.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: A one room Greek Revival schoolhouse with bell tower. A boy is in front, wearing a broad-brimmed straw hat and climbing a tree.
Date: 1970-04-24 ca.
Description: The guitarist for Baby Huey & the Babysitters, possibly Danny O'Neil, stands on stage playing a Gibson Les Paul guitar, wearing a wide brimmed hat and larg...
Description: Four men and "the Caribbean," a new Packard convertible automobile, parked in front of the Wisconsin State Capitol building.
Description: Weathered farm buildings stand beside a dirt road. Behind the buildings, the orchard is in bloom.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Crowds in the central square surrounding arriving trolley cars.
Description: Reviewing stand for the Wisconsin centennial parade being built on Monona Avenue. Visible in the background are the Woolworth store in the Pioneer Building...
Description: "Spectacular lightning lights up the sky on a summer evening."
Description: Photographic postcard of a two-floor school building with a covered front entrance underneath a bell tower. Snow is on the ground.
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:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706