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Photograph

Neighborhood

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of a group of similarly designed houses in a residential area. There are railroad tracks on the right.

Date: 1925 

Description: A Model 94 International truck and trailer owned by the Risdon Creamery Company parked alongside a brick building.

Photograph

"God Damn Hitler"

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: Car in a parade carrying a sign that reads "Let us pray...God damn Hitler." A large crowd watches the parade from bleachers along the side of the road. The...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Stereograph of Wisconsin Street seen from Spring Street. The building on the left nearest the bridge was the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway's downto...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye map of Waupun on the Rock River. There is an inset at top center of "Althouse, Wheeler & Co., Windmills and Pumps."

Date: 1936-09-09 

Description: Orpheum Theatre marquee featuring William Powell, Myrna Loy and Luise Rainer in The Great Ziegfeld. View also includes Weber's Restaurant and Thom McAn sho...

Date: 1930 

Description: View down middle of road of car driving across a bridge over Sugar River. Another car is parked by the Wisconsin Power and Light Company.

Date: 1940-08-19 

Description: Locomotive Engine No. 1213 of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.

Postcard

A Log Jam

Date:  

Description: A colorized postcard depicting a log jam scene with industrial buildings in the background.

Date: 1931 

Description: Exterior view from road of the White House Hotel. There is a trellis with four columns at the sidewalk entrance that leads to a long porch with rocking cha...

Date: 1965 before

Description: Aerial view of the UW-Madison campus near University Bay in winter. Labels are pasted to the print to indicate Elm Dr., the gym, Camp Randall Stadium, the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of the Circus Parade on a rainy day. Crowds of people line the street, and many are holding umbrellas.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1924 

Description: A view down a street with stores and shops. The stores include: Koffee Kup Kafe, Hotel East, Boortz Garage, a hardware store, and the State & County Deposi...

Date: 2003-08-29 

Description: "Bob Klink, Shirley's cousin, was our guest when we visited Trip's on 151 at Pipe."

Date: 1952 

Description: Looking down Wells Street from the first Wisconsin National Bank Building. Commerce office on lower left.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1913 

Description: View down sidewalk towards a sign that says "... and Lodging England's" for a boarding house is on the extreme left. Next to the sign is a building with a...

Date: 1939-10-19 

Description: Intersection of Grand and University Avenues, looking north from Grand Avenue, with a barn, Madison Nehi Company (Royal Crown Cola), 2600 University Avenue...

Photograph

Freedom Academy

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Male and female students from Freedom Academy sit outdoors with two teachers. A larger group sits on platform while a smaller group looks on from the fore...

Date: 1929 

Description: Exterior of the shingle-sided house at 1419 Sherman Avenue, in Sherman Park. Built by Willard Droster, with a car in the driveway.

Photograph

Zenith Theater

Date: 1944 ca.

Description: View from across the street of the Zenith Theater. Caption on negative reads, "Looking North at Zenith Theatre Bldg. 2498 W. Hopkins".

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