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Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Interior, with four men, of a small office, very likely a railroad station office.


Tote Team

Date:  date unknown

Description: Dogsled team and their driver in front of a loading dock stacked with barrels.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Bowar Bros. Hardware Store. The awning reads, "Hardware, Bowar Bros., Implements, Auto Supplies." Over the large door on the left...


C. & N.W. Depot

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard view of a depot with a clock tower. Commercial buildings are on the right.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait over fence of two men, a woman, and a boy posed in a farmyard with cattle and a team of oxen. In the background are fam buildings and a phot...


Description: Five men from the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Petenwell stand together and smile for the camera. They are posed in front of a truck which is parked ne...

Date: 1959-08-24 

Description: Group portrait of about 200 newspaper carrier boys posed in front of a school bus for the Madison Newspaper, Inc. Chosen for attributes such as promptness,...

Historical Object

Wisconsin Thematic Panel 33-46


Description: The Little Bluebirds — has anyone expressed it better
than Judy Garland singing
. . . why, oh why, can't I


Description: Breakfast menu from the Northern Pacific Railway, with three identical crowing roosters placed on a diagonal down the page, and printed in red, yellow, and...

Date: 1810 before

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, streets, and the public square. The bottom right margin reads: "Robert M. Eberts, Henry S. Baird, A.G. Ellis, R.S. S...


Oak Street

Date: 1913 

Description: Colorized postcard view down a street in a central business district. There is a park on the left, and storefronts with awnings on the right. A bank is on...


Street Scene

Date: 1927 

Description: View down street towards a brick building with a balcony on the corner. A man stands near gas pumps and a lamppost and a woman is crossing the street. A ca...

Date: 1900 

Description: A southwest corner view of the University of Wisconsin campus, from University Avenue just east of Park Street. A group of men are working in the road amon...


Ice Fishing Trio

Date: 1957-01-23 

Description: Lee Jameson, Walter Jameson, and Jim Stern clearing an ice fishing hole in Thunder Lake.


Radio Station

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View across snow of a wooden radio station building and a small shed, with other outbuildings in the background on the right. In front of the main building...

Date: 2013 

Description: Map is the most extensive endeavor to date to accurately locate and document both prehistoric place names and natural features of the Menominee language wi...

Date: 1963 

Description: Old gasoline pump and garage doors.


Grand View Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the entrance drive to the Grand View Hotel with stone columns and stones framing the drive. Two men are posed near the right columns, and a three p...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: The completed Lawson L-4, the second and larger airplane designed and built by Alfred Lawson in Milwaukee in 1920. Not only was Lawson's airliner intended...


World War I Rally

Date: 1918 

Description: A crowd has gathered facing a corner of the Sauk County Courthouse square where a man, elevated above the crowd, waves an American flag. A bonfire burns on...

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