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Postcard

Lincoln School

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Lincoln School.

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: A man orders a beer from the outdoor bar at a Civil Defense Rally. The banners on the booth read "Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer On Draft" and "Greendale Civilian...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Shows lot numbers and dimensions; covers portion of the neighborhood currently known as Shorewood Hills. Includes red annotations showing houses and sold l...

Date: 1875 

Description: An artist's depiction of the first State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fish Hatchery, 3911 Fish Hatchery Rd).

Date: 1747 

Description: Map of America showing rivers, lakes, mountains, and regions, but primarily focusing on the French and Native American settlements along the Mississippi th...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A man looks out the window on the second story of the International Harvester Company's Columbia branch building. A sign hangs above the main entrance and...

Photograph

Babcock Train Depot

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View towards platform of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway depot.

Postcard

Hotel Racine

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Hotel Racine.

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: Shows pipes of various sizes, hydrants with hydrant pressure, valves, wells, and projected lines. Differs from earlier versions by inclusion of Wingra Park...

Date: 1950-03-16 

Description: Map of locations of blocks of dwellings rated as slums, as part of the Madison Housing Authority Survey of Substandard Housing.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Dogeville Hotel (proprietress was Mrs. Rogers), and the Spang Opera House.

Date: 1988 before

Description: Assembly Chamber, in the Wisconsin State Capitol, before restoration in 1988. Above the skylight can be seen long fluorescent light fixtures which are no l...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The public school in Sullivan, Wisconsin.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: This blue print map shows village limits, collector residential streets, and primary residential streets. The upper right corner features a key to street t...

Photograph

Tower Tree

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the clock tower of the Decatur County Courthouse, built from 1854-1860. The tree growing from the top of the tower was first noticed in the early...

Photograph

The State Bank

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: External view of the State Bank, the first bank in Madison. A group of men are posed along the sidewalk in front.

Date: 1949 

Description: Men use a Number 3/2 Adams Motor Grader for road construction on Pine Street in Philadelphia. A laundry store is on the corner.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Trinity Episcopal Church Parish Hall, located near the intersection of High Street and North Iowa Street.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Dane County Asylum for the Criminally Insane. In 1880 it became a part of the county hospital system, which was set up to provide longer term care to peopl...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from the shoreline of a bridge spanning the Sturgeon Bay canal.

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