Date: 1948-11-01 

Description: Gray Ladies of the Dane County Red Cross reading outdoors to patients of the Mendota hospital for the mentally ill. Shown standing, at left, is Mrs. Willia...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: View of the Amund Rustebakke farm. Twelve haystacks dominate the center of the image. Nearby, people stand next to a frame house, with the village of Black...

Date: 1947-08-09 

Description: Mendota Yacht Club members taking down the sail from their boat, "The Freckles", on the pier behind the James Payton house, 409 N. Blair Street. Left to ri...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated panoramic view of the isthmus from campus, looking east. The location of the photographer is unknown, but a railing is in the foreground. The larg...


Yahara River

Date: 1897 

Description: View along shoreline of the Yahara River, a small building along the shoreline near a road on the left. The Malt House is in the far background, prior to t...


Bascom Hall

Date: 1926 

Description: Side view from the south of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Lincoln Monument on top of Bascom Hill can...

Date: 1948-09-08 

Description: Three students awaiting the start of school at Wisconsin High School are, left to right, Nancy Fowlkes, Diana Dean, and John Hayden.

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: F.D. Eyerley crouches down to give his daughter a kiss. A bicycle is propped against a wooden fence which runs the perimeter of the front yard of the West...

Date: 1948-04-10 

Description: The University of Wisconsin varsity crew on Lake Mendota in its new pressed plywood racing shell, the Mendota, which was christened just before this...

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: A view from the roof of a building across the street from A.L. Dahl's photography studio. The two-story storefront is a general store whose sign reads "dry...

Date: 1912 before

Description: First O'Dea family home on Park Street. The house may have been built by Thomas Aquinas O'Dea. He and his family lived there until 1911 or 1912, when they...


Bascom Hill Walk

Date: 1926 

Description: View from the top of Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus of the tree-lined path and lampposts. South Hall is on the right.

Date: 1934-04 

Description: Scorching hive bodies that were infected with American Foul Brood.


The C.A. Coon House

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: An exterior view of a home on S. Henry Street owned by C.A. Coon, an employee in the Department of "R.R. Conservation." The Victorian home has several deco...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Panoramic view from the corner of Park and State Streets on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Science Hall is on the left on the other side of Ba...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall.


Chadbourne Hall

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Exterior of dormitory on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The first hall of this name; it was later razed to make way for a larger dormitory of...

Date: 1934-10-30 

Description: The Orpheum Theatre, 216 State Street, with marquee advertising "Cleopatra" with Claudette Colbert and Warren William.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Droster Grocery & Fuel on Sherman Avenue. A man is running on the driveway in front, towards the camera. Trees are on the left.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three-quarter view of the German Evangelical Church, which has a belfry, and a steeple with a weather vane and lightning rod. There are arched windows on t...

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