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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View down Main Street, a dirt road with horses and buggies and a wooden walkway. There is a brick building in the left foreground, with houses further down...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: View from sidewalk of a police officer walking near cars parked at an angle along the curb at parking meters. A large group of police officers are standing...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Wilson Dam under construction. Three large cranes can be seen on the dam over the Tennessee River.
Description: View of Wistaria Lodge, an early American residence, built in 1733. Also known as the Caleb Gardner House, the building features a central entrance and ch...
Description: Harry S. Manchester's, Incorporated, department store on Capitol Square, 2-6 East Mifflin Street. View of people, buses and automobiles at the intersection...
Description: Women, men and children pose on the front porch of the main house. Men and women occupy the rocking chairs, in front of the porch railing and in front of...
Description: View from atop a building across Wisconsin Avenue of the Fuller Opera House during its demolition.
Description: Flashy models received much attention from amateur photographers at the Sentinal Photo Show.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: The students at Strawberry School pose in front of the school building. The youngest students, in front, hold an American flag. There are curtains and a pa...
Description: Observatory building on hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Lake Mendota and Picnic Point are in the background.
Description: A view of Fairview Hospital, which opened in 1913. Nurses pose in front of the residential-looking building with a lawn and trees. Published by M. G. Stu...
Description: Workers pause while installing a maze of conduit for the switchboard in the power house. The construction camp is to the left.
Description: A man stands in the water next to the conveyor belt that transports cranberries into the truck.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Men and women ascend a staircase toward a shoe store as horses and carriages travel along the street below. The sign on the store reads, "Victor LaFrance R...
Description: U.S. Post Office, located at 215 Monona Avenue.
Description: Governor Philip F. La Follette buying a "buddy poppy" from two women in behalf of the American Legion. The governor is standing in his Wisconsin State Cap...
Date: 1944 before
Description: Elevated view of the exterior of a Romanian synagogue. The synagogue has possibly been identified as the Cluj-Napoca Reform Synagogue in Cluj-Napoca, Roma...
Description: "Dismantling Theresa's Water Tower."
Description: Exterior view from left rear of two men sitting in a wagon pulled by a team of two horses down an unpaved road. Location identified as probably looking nor...
Description: A group portrait of workers in the American Plumbing & Heating Company.
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