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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Workers in the General Assembly Department of the Wright Brothers' airplane factory.

Historical Object

109 - Various Scenes Joy Camps


Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying seven photographs. Scenes depicted: canoes and campers on a lake; campers on a wooden footbridge; campers cookin...

Date: 1901 

Description: Wisconsin Central locomotive no. 257 (left) and Abbotsford and Northeastern Railroad locomotive No.1. The engineer is Lew Choate and the fireman is Ole "Ji...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Girl posed standing next to a stump next to a small baby stroller with a doll in it, on the side of a dirt road or path. Behind the girl are bushes along a...

Date: 1961-07-15 before

Description: Menu from Bookbinders Sea Food House. The cover features an illustration of a fisherman holding a net with a boat in the background, framed by a border of...

Historical Object

Wisconsin Thematic Panel 47-54


Description: The fast movement was a nervous reach for something west.
But along the way there was no hurry. Wait for noontime, turned round to a movement eastward,<...

Map or Atlas

Iron Ridge Station

Date: 1868 

Description: This map is ink on tracing cloth and shows lot and block numbers, depot, railroads and side tracks, and streets in sections 24 and 25, T.11, R.16E. The map...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: This map shows township sections, roads, railroads, and lakes. The map also features extensive manuscript annotations noting landownership in pencil. Stamp...


Pattison State Park

Date: 1936-01-31 

Description: View across snow towards a concession building on the left and a parked truck on the right. Caption on back reads: "Concession building is at the left. The...

Date: 1917 

Description: Colorized postcard view of the central business district. The street is lined with businesses and street lamps. A man and a dog are in front of the bank on...

Date: 1927 

Description: Front entrance to the Black Oaks resort. A man is driving an automobile down the drive near two stone walls with columns framing the entrance to the drivew...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from road of row of cabins with chairs on the lawn in front. There is an automobile parked behind the first cabin.


Description: Gathering of people, some holding flags, celebrating the move of the small railroad depot along the track from Corinne to Gould City.

Date: 1832 ca.

Description: Page from the handwritten index to Lapham's Notes and accounts of canals, particularly the Ohio Canal near Portsmouth, 1830-1832.


Description: Even the slow, dry, hungry engines,
what would be the best of times,
cannot help but leave behind them
a restlessness unchanging as bef...

Date: 1941 

Description: Elevated view of Sturgeon Bay in 1900. Sturgeon Bay Bridge spans the bay and several boats are on the water. A lighthouse sits on a small island in the bay...

Date: 1800 after

Description: This map show a plat and covers the area bordered by Main to King streets and from 15th to 17th streets.


Description: Exterior view of the Hillsboro Brewery when it was operated by Joseph Buzucha in the early 1900's.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view over the volleyball court of the grounds at the Meadow Brook Hotel. A footbridge is across a stream on the right. A group of people are stand...


Residential Street

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Residential street, North Broadway at Cass Street.

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