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Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of Main Street at night. A car is parked toward the center of the image with its headlights on. The theatre is visible across the street.
Description: Postcard view of the Madison Free Library and its surrounding area. The library was built with Carnegie money and opened in 1906. The name changed to Mad...
Description: Mrs. Jake George stands on a wooden porch while using a foot pedal to wring excess water from a mop.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of the front of Tween Waters Inn, built in 1931.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: White church in the trees. The ground is covered with snow.
Description: Construction workers pose during construction of the main office at the Wisconsin River dam site.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the H.K. Freeman residence and an adjacent barn or shed.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View down railroad tracks of a locomotive pulling into a railroad depot and yards. The depot is a two-story building. Two wagons are parked near the depot...
Description: Partially erected trusses for the roof of the First Unitarian Society Meeting House designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The desk in the courtroom, made at the Marston Planing Mill in Eau Claire about 1873-4.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: A worker at the Jorden Cheese factory dips curd to make swiss cheese.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Children play outside the M.J. Purry House, 2125 E. Dayton Street.
Description: A man loads wooden crates onto the bed of an International Model S truck owned by Herbert Brothers furniture merchants. A row of baby strollers is lined u...
Date: 1865-06-28 ca.
Description: The Great Fair held at Milwaukee for the benefit of the Wisconsin Soldiers Home. The 130x130 foot building was constructed especially for the ten-day fair....
Description: Arthur J. Altmeyer was awarded an honorary LL.D. degree from the University of Wisconsin.
Men who received degrees from the University of Wisconsin are,...
Description: Barns through elm trees on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1935-06-18 ca.
Description: S.A. Young and Chief Inspector A.W.H. Lee of International Harvester's Springfield Works stand next to an International truck near the factory.
Description: Exterior view of the Hall building, located on the northwest corner of Main and 5th Streets.
Description: Autofyrstop Fire Extinguisher and Alarm System display at the Southern Wisconsin Sports Show in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Alternate view of the modernization of the Historical Society Library Reading Room completed in the mid-1950s. Most prominent here is the division of the...
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