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Photograph

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View features a dirt street and a horse-drawn wagon. On the right is a brick building with signs, a lamppost, and a sign that says "LIVERY". In the far bac...

Photograph

Trolley

Date: 1930-02-27 

Description: Six men posing with the first trackless trolley. Wisconsin Valley Electric Company #4.

Date: 1913 

Description: View from road of the exterior of the Lee and Company General Store/post office. A young man stands on the porch; two girls walk on the sidewalk, and a man...

Date: 1948-11-17 

Description: Construction scene of the new enzyme laboratory at 1710 University Avenue.

Photograph

Business Section

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the business section of town. The street is lined with businesses including the National Bank of Commerce, a hotel, and a clothing store. Text on t...

Date: 1939-06-17 

Description: Henry Wallace, between two men, talking outdoors near an automobile. Henry Wallace, then the United States Secretary of Agriculture, visited and toured Gre...

Date: 1906-12-28 

Description: Landscape photograph of the Fairchild grain elevator on a winter's day. There are workers steering two horse-drawn carts in the foreground.

Date: 1957-04 

Description: Color postcard of St. Hyacinth Catholic Church. View of the main facade is slightly obscured by golden-leaved trees.

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1849 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, wards, local streets, railroads, some landowners’ names, Milwaukee River, Menomonee River, and part of Lake Michigan....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of a trailer built by the Ideal Body Company outside the Ideal Body Company on Park Street.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: This photograph was likely taken by the International Harvester Overseas Division for promotional purposes. It shows students wearing school uniforms and h...

Date: 1978-02-16 

Description: "Rev. Herbert Lemke and Charles Koepsell, Mayville, lead the mourners to the grave site."

Date: 1939-03-16 

Description: Fort Atkinson street scene with a truck parked in front of Beckman's Shoe Store. Next to Beckman's is Fort Furniture Mart and Fort Atkinson Savings Bank.

Date: 1907 

Description: A map of Lake Geneva and Lake Delavan, including Lake Como.

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: A car drives on a main street in a downtown business district.

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: This map shows wards and includes the Chequamegon Bay and Washburn. An inset map shows the Ashland region, its railroads, and a few of its iron mines.

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: A crowd of people outside of the Wisconsin At Work Building at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition at the State Fair Park. A blimp emblazoned with the word...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a main street where pedestrians walk along the sidewalks. The Monona House Hotel is on the right side of the street.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a city street from a colonnaded walkway. Automobiles park outside a store advertising drugs and soda, Wade Bros. Land Company, and Henry C. Roge...

Photograph

State Street

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A view looking down house-lined State Street, with cars parked on both sides, and trees bordering.

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