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Photograph

High School

Date: 1925 

Description: Exterior across lawn of the three-story New Glarus high school. The school building features a decommissioned Civil War cannon near the entrance.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A room in Forest Lawn Sanatorium is lined on either side with windows and holds a table, end table, and several wicker chairs. Potted plants decorate the...

Photograph

Executive Residence

Date: 1973-11-25 

Description: Executive Residence, 130 East Gilman Street, which housed 17 governors before it was sold to the University of Wisconsin in 1950.

Photograph

Burned Cross

Date:  date unknown

Description: A charred wooden cross attached to a stake in the ground on the lawn near a sidewalk. In the background are several commercial and residential buildings.

Photograph

Art Museum

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of an art museum. The view includes a bench in the middle of the room and walls lined with paintings. Potted plants stand on either side of piec...

Date: 1966 before

Description: A predominantly African-American crowd walks away from the Madison County Courthouse. Shops and businesses are visible in the background.

Date: 1918-07-13 

Description: View of the excavation of two graves located on University Hill (now Bascom Hill). Main Hall (now Bascom Hall) can be seen in the background.

Photograph

Farm Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Hand-colored view of a farm taken from the road.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: An interior view of a store with bolts and remnants of fabric for sale.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view of a family posed on a hill in front of a farm, with farmhouse, outbuildings, and a windmill. The family is gathered on a hill i...

Historical Object

Wisconsin Thematic Panel 12-18

Date:  

Description: She didn't quite make clear what we were going to find when we got here
on the outer edge of worry
It wasn't Chinamen and it wasn't wild rice
A ha...

Photograph

Bridgeport Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: The exterior of the Bridgeport Hotel.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of Catholic Church. The building features a tall steeple, a clock tower, arched, stained-grass windows, and double doors.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Panoramic view of group of men, boys, and girls lined up along railroad tracks, posed sitting and standing on and near two trains. There is a brick buildin...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Exterior view across lawn of the Lake O'Bays Hotel on Lake Namakagon. The hotel is a two-story building with many windows. There is a road or path in front...

Date: 1946 

Description: View towards southeast of the University of Wisconsin-Madison on isthmus. Lake Mendota is in the lower left corner, and Lake Monona is in the upper portion...

Date: 1939 

Description: Two women are walking on the lawn towards the observatory building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A car is parked on the lawn near a tree o...

Date: 1952-06-16 ca.

Description: Panoramic group portrait of the biennial convention of the American Nursing Association. The nurses are in an auditorium, sitting in groups by state.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the back wall of a classroom at Our Lady of Wisdom Academy. A large case containing taxidermied birds and mounted butterflies takes up most of t...

Date: 1930 before

Description: Holiday postcard with two birds perched on an ice coated horseshoe hanging on a snow-covered tree branch. Several houses and hills are visible in the backg...

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