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Description: Color postcard of the front entrance to the Langlade County Memorial Hospital.
Date: date unknown
Description: Waist-up outdoor portrait of a Native American man wearing strings of beads, a silver bracelet and a headdress. He is holding a bow and arrows.
Description: Frank Lloyd Wright and family dressed in costume sitting in front of a tent at a carnival on the grounds of Taliesin. Taliesin was the summer residence of...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View up dirt road or track of exterior of two-story L-shaped frame house with a fence along the front. The right end of the house has a roof suspended over...
Description: A man wearing a straw hat is sitting on the ground holding a baby in the countryside in Cuba. A woman sits behind him looking at the photographer. The woma...
Date: 1877-06 ca.
Description: A huge crowd, mostly men, has gathered on the bank of Devil's Lake to witness the firing of a cannon. The occasion is the Grand Regatta held June 21-22, 18...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Hull family boat "Zenya" near shore with boat "Skater" in the background off shore.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking over Camp Randall to the University of Wisconsin campus taken from a home at 216 Campbell Street. Seen are Hiram Smith Hall, Dean Hen...
Date: 1951 ca.
Description: Pierce house at 424 North Pinckney Street.
Description: Wilbur J. Cohen is speaking from a podium at an outdoor event celebrating the Social Security amendment adding Medicare.
Description: Cars park in a new parking lot at the former site of Washington School at 217 North Broom Street.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A well-dressed man with a cane directs seven trained dogs in Capitol Park. The third Wisconsin State Capitol building is in the background.
Description: Historical marker identifying the location of the first house in Wisconsin built between Washburn and Ashland in 1658.
Date: 1909-04-20 date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of a paddle steamer on the Wisconsin River near Boscobel. Written on the hull of the boat is the text: "Steamer-Grand-Stranded-Near-B...
Description: Two young women appearing to defy gravity outside a shack at the Wonder Spot.
Description: A variety of evergreen trees in a nursery, including White, Norway, Scotch and Jack pines, and White and Norway spruce near Trout Lake.
Description: An International D-426-F truck and Isaacson 20-ton trailer hauls a load of enormous Douglas Fir logs through a wooded area in British Columbia.
Description: View from pier of a Native American man wearing a headdress kneeling on a tourist boat called "Black Hawk" docked under a bridge in the Wisconsin River. He...
Description: An intersection with a woman walking near a storefront. A sign for a hotel is in the distance.
Description: Gymnasium annex undergoing demolition on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is on the left. Three men are working...
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