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Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Inside pages of English-language brochure advertising Frank Lloyd Wright's Imperial Hotel in Tokyo, Japan.


Pahl Tire Co.

Date: 1937-06-03 

Description: Pahl Tire Company, located at 208 E. Washington Avenue. Opened in 1936, moved to 202 East Washington Avenue about 1960, closed in 2013.

Date: 1899-02-15 

Description: Elevated view of legislators in the Assembly Chamber of the Wisconsin State Capitol.


Description: A detail of Philadelphia, including Mills Creek, Alms House and land ownership designations.


Lincoln Monument

Date: 1922 

Description: Side view of Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A stone bench and paved walkway curves around the stat...

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Rear view of house on lower West Main Street.

Date: 1932-07 

Description: Man bending over to pick vegetables in the West Pullman Works' community garden. The garden was one of several factory gardens created under International...


Building a Silo

Date: 1914 

Description: Men using a hoist to lift a panel onto the side of a silo. The silo is next to a barn with a gambrel roof and a cupola.


Elks Club Building

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of chairs and a table with flowers and papers in the gentlemen's lounging room of the Elks Club, founded in 1868.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two men, Fred and Oscar Getto, sit on the steps of two doors, one on the left and one on the right, of a store owned by Henry Getto. A sign above the two d...

Date: 1948-08-17 

Description: Members of the West Side Business Men's Association shown as they met for the first time at the future site of their new clubhouse and community center on...


Y.M.C.A. Gymnasium

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Y.M.C.A. Main Gymnasium features athletic equipment including pummel horses, parallel bars, rings, a basketball hoop, and several balls. The room has...

Date: 1953-01-14 

Description: Wisconsin legislators sit in the Assembly Chamber while listening to Governor Kohler's message.

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Eight young dancers in costume pose onstage.


Description: Twenty-one tap dancers from the Kehl School of Dance, posed in line formation on stage.

Date: 1898 

Description: Farmers with their loads waiting to ship on train number 40 at Colfax, Wisconsin. "An everyday occurrence at 3:50 pm during September and October."

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Halftone print of the Model Home D101 second floor plan. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He asserted that the home would have...


Cars on Gravel Road


Description: Two cars driving on a gravel road lined with telephone poles or power lines. On the right beyond a stop sign, cars are parked behind a fence. More cars are...

Date: 1911 

Description: This 1911 map from the U.S. Post Office Dept. shows rural delivery routes, active and discontinued post offices, collection boxes, selected rural landowner...


Bascom Hall

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Cyanotype view from Bascom Hill of main entrance to Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

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