Date: 1916 

Description: Water churns under a railroad bridge as the spring thaw swells the Wisconsin River.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the Dane County Hospital, looking west. Excavating for a more modern east wing that was finished in 1960 can be seen near the main building....


Power Dam

Date: 1925 

Description: View from shoreline of a dam constructed of concrete and wood. On the other shoreline are houses and other wood outbuildings.


The Russell Block

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The Russell Block, 1606-1608 Tower Avenue. The 1899 City Directory makes the first mention of New York Furriers, Simmons and Malik, proprietors. New York F...

Date: 1918 

Description: Three couples posed on a sidewalk in front of a Luick Ice Cream sign. An ice cream parlor is in the background. One man is wearing a sailor's uniform.

Date: 1953-04-27 

Description: Fishing store window display "Husky Musky" at the Wisconsin Felton Sporting Goods Store.

Date: 1943-06-02 

Description: Looking south. A jeep sits in the middle of the construction zone. The storefronts are covered with quilts and blankets.

Date: 1909 

Description: Six men, a young boy and a woman stand outside on the porch and road in front of the General Store. There is a sign for "Star Brand Shoes" posted on the ro...


Description: Crowd watching elephants walk trunk-to-tail in circus parade through town.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The apex of two streets in a densely built town in Bermuda. Five boys relax by a stone wall and small tree, rooftops stretch into the distance and a man c...


Memorial Day

Date: 1968 

Description: "American Legion Post 270 members assemble on the bridge on Memorial Day."

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View from hill looking down at Cross Plains.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Little Grant teacher and students stand on the front steps of a new clapboard school building with bell tower. Erected in 1913.


View of Aniwa

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Aniwa. "Aniwa Village" is written on the photograph.

Date: 1898 

Description: Flags and posters are displayed over King Street for the fifty year celebration. One banner reads: "1848 Wisconsin 1898." Pedestrians are on the streets an...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Arnold Gesell (2nd from left) and three friends pose in the open doorway of a tent, with a dog resting in the grass. The men are wearing trousers, shirts a...


Front Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View down Front Street showing businesses and horse-drawn carriages. Published by Herbert Mansir.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: View of a barber in the West Village taking a nap on the fully reclined shop chair, seen through the shop's front window from the street.


Description: A Ho-Chunk woman sitting in a wagon on the north side of Main Street between Second and Third Streets. In the background there are several other wagons, a...


Babcock Hall

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Babcock Hall on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A bicycle is parked near the entrance in the grass.

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