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Date: date unknown
Description: Fields, cattle in a pasture, and farm buildings in the countryside, possibly near Avon, Wisconsin.
Description: The wedding of journalist Richard Scott Mowrer of the "Chicago Daily News" (hat in hand) and Rosemund Emily Cole in Rome, Italy. Mowrer had just been expel...
Date: 1914-03-20 ca.
Description: Looking west from the roof of the Wells Building at E. Wisconsin Avenue and N. Milwaukee Street. The Pabst Building is on the left and the First National B...
Description: Wisconsin State Capitol Senate chamber showing seating for senators, and a three-panel mural "The Marriage of the Atlantic and Pacific" by Kenyon Cox.
Description: Man bending over to pick vegetables in the West Pullman Works' community garden. The garden was one of several factory gardens created under International...
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: People in a field standing around a mower, with a farmstead and windmill in background, looking west. Halvor Nerison Hauge (1830-1906) purchased the farm...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Interior of "Meadow Garden," home of Governor George Wallon. Living room decorated with portraits, paintings, and other ornaments. Tea is set at the table.
Description: Two men wearing hats talk on the porch outside an office building on an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba.
Description: A view of a bedroom with bed, dresser, and desk. The windows have lacy curtains and the top of the desk contains multiple Kewpie dolls
Description: Commercial buildings, roads, cars parked in lots, as seen from the snow-covered lawn of the Village Hall.
Description: "Theresa Village Clerk, Patti Hilker, posed in a much-needed building addition at the Village Office."
Description: A tree near the city hall. The church, with a bell tower, is nearby in the background.
Description: Exterior of a lime processing plant.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: "Vor Frelsers Kirke" a Lutheran church Dahl photographed during "The Norwegian Lutheran Synod held at Minneapolis, Minn., 1875," as described in Dahl's 187...
Description: A view of the interior, focusing on the judge's chair. The room has many classical decorative details, reminiscent of the Federal Style popular shortly af...
Description: Living room of Taliesin II looking towards the fireplace, built-in bench, and work storage area.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Nine people and one dog on the dock at Log Cabin Lodge on Lake Millicent. One man is swimming on the far side of the dock. The shoreline and three boats a...
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: A family is posed in a yard around a table, with a boy holding his hat. Behind them is a substantial two-story bracket style frame house with a widow's wal...
Description: Entrance to Madison Central High School, 214 Wisconsin Avenue.
Description: Man standing on a grader pulled by a team of mules along a dirt road. Cows, a fence and farm buildings are in the background.
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