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Description: Elevated view of Wisconsin Central freight cars in a rural storage yard near Manitowoc.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Ada Bass reading a book while lying in a hammock.
Date: 1837 ca.
Description: This map shows the townships, counties, prairies, and swamps in the Wisconsin Territory at the time. It includes the land south of the Wisconsin and Fox Ri...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: A farmer sits on a horse-drawn mower in a field of grain, while a boy looks on from the side. Both the man and boy are wearing hats and suspenders; the boy...
Description: This map depicts Wisconsin and Michigan territories in 1836. It includes the area from Michigan to the Missouri River and Lake Winnipeg, and it shows the e...
Description: View from shoreline of a boy sitting and watching Syl and the Millers in a row boat. There are people in another boat as well as a steamboat on the water.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Kinnikinnick Falls, the north branch.
Description: Sioux Chiefs at Little Big Horn.
Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Leonard W. Weeks. He was born in Caledonia County, Vermont, on November 18, 1805, and moved to Wisconsin in the spring of 1...
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Group on picnic in field with carriages and flag. Photograph for "G. Gunhus."
Description: A frame enlargement from Thomas Edison's 1896 silent film "The Kiss" featuring May Irwin and John C. Rice reprising the controversial final scene of the pl...
Description: Elevated view of the Fairchild Block at 29 East Main Street as photographed by attorney Albert G. Zimmerman. Until 1894 Zimmerman was a partner in the law...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View down a residential street.
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: Construction workers at the site of the new city hall. William Waters, architect.
Description: Class picture of the fourth ward pupils of Madison. 1. Caroline Young, 2. Belle Griffiths 3. Carrie Kohner 4. Irma Kleinpell 5. Annie McConnell 6. Matie Ja...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Boy mowing the lawn in front of an elaborate Victorian frame house, probably the residence of W.R. O'Hearn located at Tenth and Harrison Streets. The house...
Description: Drawing of the north shore of Lake Superior with cliffs and seagulls.
Description: An illustration depicting well-dressed ferry passengers depositing money in the yellow fever box at Fulton Ferry. A sign reads, "Contributions recieved (si...
Description: Outdoor portrait of August Krueger, left, and August Hable, right. The men, who met while Krueger worked on the great lakes, hold hats and newspapers in Ha...
Description: Political cartoon comparing the Democratic Platform with the Republican Platform. The cartoon (Democratic) on the left depicts a poor family wearing rags i...
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