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Map or Atlas

Campus Map

Date: 1959 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Numbers in circles identify buildings across campus with the building index. Black arrows point out important infor...

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: View towards Lake Mendota from the Memorial Union terrace on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1915 

Description: 101-103 State Hook Brothers pianos; 105 State Findlay Flat Iron Building; 107 State Shiphe & Dorn grocers; 109 State Exclsior Shoe Store; 111 State Woman'...

Date: 1945-08-24 

Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin State Capitol from the roof of the Loraine Hotel.

Date: 1855 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Madison. "Taken from the Water Cure, South Side of Lake Monona, 1855."

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Washburn Observatory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Date:  

Description: A horse and wagon pose in front of Reindl Brothers Groceries and Provisions store at 32 North Bassett Street. Text on the wagon reads, "Cash. Groceries."

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: The interior of the front area in Bethel Lutheran Church, showing the altar and large stained glass window.

Photograph

Agricultural Hall

Date: 1926 

Description: View framed by trees from mall of the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agriculture. An automobile is parked in the drive.

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Lewis Arms poses outdoors with his mother Mamie (Arms) Hall. He is wearing his Navy uniform.

Photograph

Red Gym Interior

Date:  ca.

Description: View of the basketball room and a rowing machine inside the University of Wisconsin-Madison Red Gym (Armory or Old Red).

Date: 1930-08-20 

Description: Madison skyline from University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House showing the Wisconsin State Capitol and Gateway Lumber Co., 1429 Monroe Street.

Photograph

Elephant at the Zoo

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The elephant at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). This photograph appears in an album assembled by an unknown Madison resident, and it is thought to de...

Date: 1929 

Description: This map includes a street index. The map is oriented with the north toward the upper right. Includes handwritten annotations of the 1935 bus routes.

Photograph

Bull at Lake Monona

Date: 1896-08 

Description: A bull ("cow") stands in the water on the shoreline of Lake Monona.

Date: 1959-05-21 

Description: Robert Retzlaff (left), manager of the newly opened Ben Franklin variety store at 4204 Monona Drive, poses on his store's first day of business. Merchandis...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the lagoon and surrounding wooded area in Tenney Park.

Date: 1951 

Description: An interior view of a house at 524 North Henry Street, showing the living room used by the Alpha Chi Rho fraternity.

Painting

South Hall

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: South Hall, University of Wisconsin-Madison, designed by John F. Rague, and built in 1855 as the second University building. It was used initially for gene...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the city, including the Isthmus, the Wisconsin State Capitol, the downtown business district, Lake Mendota, and Lake Monona.

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