Date: 1879 

Description: This map shows wards, sections, roads, lot and block numbers, subdivisions, and proposed streets. The inside cover includes hand written annotations that r...


Town Streets

Date:  date unknown

Description: Unpaved town streets with large wooden houses, horse-drawn carriages and a hanging electric street light.


Description: Detail of Philadelphia including an illustration of the Pennsylvania Hospital and the Schuykill River.

Date: 1917-04-18 

Description: Boys from the Newberry School and Boys' Club No. 2 work on ground loaned by the Board of Education for a city garden.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Man in an International Model M truck outside an automotive shop or dealership. Signs in the store window advertise tires and "vulcanizing." The bed of the...

Date: 1898 

Description: Exterior view of the First Baptist Church, built in 1849-1850.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The State Institute for the Blind.

Date: 1918 

Description: Lincoln Monument construction on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Workmen are standing around the perimeter of a large hole while others are dig...


Milton College

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A Milton College building.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: The corner of Main Street and Tayco Street looking south towards Doty Island. The slanting timbers controlled the primitive draw bridge across the canal.

Date: 1868 ca.

Description: View of the west side of Water Street, looking south.


Michael Fry House

Date: 1923 

Description: The Michael Fry / Frye ? house, 454 West Gilman Street, built in 1851 by Mr. Fry, who came here from Germany. His wife lived in the house until 1916. It...

Date: 1874 

Description: This map shows lakes, rivers, state, county, and town boundaries, as well as railroads completed, in progress, and contemplated. The map includes a color d...


Gus Klindt Home

Date: 1905 

Description: View from street of front of house with porch and balcony. In 1951-52 this home was owned by Noah Brinkman. There is a pony or donkey grazing in the yard o...

Date: 1980-11 

Description: Presumably the back side of a service station located at 2663 South Stoughton Road, south of McFarland.


St. Mary's Hospital

Date: 1956 

Description: Exterior of building and lawn. There is a large white cross on top of the building over the entrance. Trees fill the lawn in front.


Wendling Barn

Date: 2004 

Description: The Wendling barn was built in 1929 for $10,000. In 1991, cows were milked for the last time.


Dam and River

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a dam and river with a town in the background.


Circus Parade


Description: Circus parade at the corner of West Water and Grand Avenue. Crowds on the sidewalk and in horse-drawn vehicles watch horse-drawn cages and other vehicles w...


State Normal School

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: State Normal School located on Main Street.

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