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Date: 1919-09-12 ca.
Description: Looking west from the roof of the Northwestern Mutual home office at E. Wisconsin Avenue and N. Van Buren Street. City Hall is visible on the right. Captio...
Description: Tower view from the First Congregational Church of the University campus and University Avenue. Lake Mendota is in the background on the left. The Wisconsi...
Description: View from road up hill of teacher and students posing in front of a clapboard and one-room schoolhouse. A horse and buggy are on the hill on the right.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Winter view of the Washburn Observatory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Children standing on barrels in front of Droster Grocery and Filling Station at 1438 Sherman Avenue, run by Red Whitney. The children are Whitney's nieces...
Description: View down dirt road towards a garage and other wooden buildings on the left. A tire shop back on the right. Two men are standing in front of the garage nea...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: The entrance of the Northern Wisconsin Hospital for the Insane.
Date: 1874 after
Description: Stereograph of elevated view lookinf northwest from Exposition Building. There is a church on a street corner on the left, and the Best Brewing Company in...
Date: date unknown
Description: A poster encouraging voters to vote down the plan to discontinue plans for creation of the Monona Terrace.
Description: This plat shows block and lot numbers and land reserved for a railroad and passenger depot. The map includes certifications and registration. Kilbourn City...
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: View of the top of a crane at the World Trade Center construction site. In the background is a skyscraper.
Description: Two adults looking at the Greendale Village Hall with clock tower across an expanse of snow.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Appleton Theatre on Oneida Street.
Description: "....At Grand Chute stood the young settlement of Appleton. Although only a few years old, it already boasted a college, named, as was the village itself,...
Description: An International tractor pulls a parade float down a commercial street lined with spectators. The float celebrates International Harvester's war production...
Description: Smith's Store in Montrose, Wisconsin.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: The John MacDonald Tavern, built about 1852 about 2 miles west of Delafield, also known as the half-way house between Milwaukee and Madison.
Description: View of Tallman House from driveway.
Description: Horse-drawn carts and other wagons in the north corner of a public square. An electric cable car is also visible. Business signs read: "F.C. Robison and Co...
Description: Art deco display windows at Davis & O'Connell men's clothing store, 114 State Street.
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