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Date:  

Description: Exterior of Portage County Courthouse, built in 1868. Stairs lead to the main entrance of the stone building and a monument and cannon stand on the lawn....

Photograph

Bicycling Outing

Date: 1896-10-04 

Description: View down sidewalk of a group of men and women standing near a large brick building. Bicycles are leaning against the curb and the side of the building. Th...

Photograph

Waunakee Cannery

Date: 1948-07-01 

Description: View from road of the Waunakee Canning Company building with cars in a parking lot. Men are working near the loading dock.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Billboard advertising 3/4, 1, 1 1/2, and 2 ton International Motor Trucks.

Photograph

Wisconsin Avenue

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Looking east on Wisconsin Avenue in the 800 block between 8th and 9th Streets. Cars are parked and driving down the street. An apartment block called the B...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Bridge on U.S. highway 12

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Employees of Hess Cooperage quarter log sections for barrel-making. The man standing in the middle of the image is Joe Hess.

Date:  

Description: Exterior view from road of the Sparta Public Library. Reverse of the cardboard backing reads: "Carnegie bldg., 1903, cost $12,000. Architects, Schick & Rot...

Photograph

Congress Street

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of Congress Street, featuring the Portland Observatory, trees, sidewalks, and railway tracks.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Bird-eye view of factory buildings at International Harvester's Akron Works.

Date: 1909 before

Description: View from Bascom Hill of the Engineering Building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Observatory Drive along Lake Mendota is in the background.

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1848 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, roads, railroads, and some landowners’ names. Lake Michigan, the Milwaukee River, and the Menomonee River are labeled...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down railroad tracks of passengers arriving at Southern Pacific Railroad Station, built around 1880. Published by Lola B. Tomlinson.

Photograph

University Avenue

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of University Avenue and storefronts.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: This map shows the major highways and freeways of Wisconsin as well as road surfaces, state parks, points of interest, ferry routes, bridges, and towns whe...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of storefront and people with a horse-drawn carriage.

Map or Atlas

Sanborn Map of Madison

Date: 1908 

Description: Sanborn map of Madison, including West Gilman and Langdon Streets.

Date: 1908 

Description: Shows townships and sections, roads, and railroads. Includes list of towns, villages, and cities with organization dates.

Date: 1936 

Description: J. Robert Taylor standing in the middle of a street, holding a large camera. On the left, a car is driving by.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A series of commercial buildings from the vantage point of the Court House along a river. A few horse-drawn carriages can be seen, as well as pedestrians.

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