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Description: A tree near the city hall. The church, with a bell tower, is nearby in the background.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The home of Mrs. Otto Young.
Date: date unknown
Description: A sundial on a pedestal sits on Observatory Hill, overlooking trees, a rooftop, and part of Lake Mendota.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View from shoreline over river towards the town.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of North Sheldon Street with an automobile parked along its left side.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Exterior view from across road of the Pearl Button Company. A man sits in a horse and buggy parked outside the building.
Description: A street scene with a trolley car in the foreground. Up the small hill are two large buildings with people standing in front of the store windows while a b...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Newspaper engraving of the building at Randolph and Dearborn Streets that served as the McCormick General Office from 1879 to 1885. An American flag flies...
Description: Annex with guest rooms, with screened porch and a screened balcony.
Description: Photographic postcard view of the exterior of the house at 1502 Fremont Avenue, built by Willard Droster, in the Sherman Park neighborhood. The house has a...
Description: View down street of buildings.
Description: A cloth mounted, hand-colored map of Wisconsin showing the rail routes, counties, cities, towns, rivers and lakes in the state. The map also shows eastern...
Description: The Lake Mendota shoreline.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Jefferson Street south from Doty Street with trees lining the street.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: This map of south central Wisconsin shows lakes, rivers, cities, villages, highways and roads, railroads, Indian mounds, and points of scenic and historic...
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: This map shows lakes, railroads, and rivers. An explanation of railroad lines with mileage in Wisconsin and total mileage for 1886 is included. Portions o...
Description: Elevated view of town.
Description: View looking northwest from the courthouse tower featuring the First Presbyterian church and two mansions. The Mahoning river and a park is visible in the...
Description: A man uses tongs to remove a block of ice from the back of an International D-300 owned by the Oscar Mayer Company as he makes a delivery to 150 Lakewood b...
Date: 1966 before
Description: View down sidewalk of a group of people gathered outside the Madison County Courthouse. Behind them, more people are gathered on the sidewalk in front of s...
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