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Date: 1886 

Description: Stereograph of the First Unitarian Church, which stood on Wisconsin Avenue near the Post Office.

Date: 1916 

Description: Map of all automobile roads out of Madison, compliments of the Madison Board Of Commerce.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Tall blue pillar with a grinning face at the top. A figure partway down has its head inside the pillar and feet braced against the pillar. At the base is a...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Aerial view of a portion of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus and the shoreline of Lake Mendota.

Photograph

Yahara River

Date: 1906 

Description: Watercolor painting of the Yahara River, with large trees on the shoreline.

Note: '05 & '06 were the years when Tenney Park and the Yahara River Parkway...

Date: 1950-02-24 

Description: A group of workmen standing in front of the First Unitarian Society Meeting House during construction. This is one of two "work days" the men donated to th...

Date: 1973 ca.

Description: Illustration of the Van Slyke house at 510 North Carroll Street built by Napoleon Bonaparte Van Slyke in 1863.

Date: 1972-10-01 

Description: Stone carved ornamentation on the Masonic Temple exterior at 301 Wisconsin Avenue. These details symbolize the various aspects of the Mason's heritage.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View up hill of Washburn Observatory on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The President's residence and a rear view of Bascom Hall are to the rig...

Date: 1946-07-23 

Description: View across the street towards the Fauerbach Brewing Company, located at 651-653 Williamson Street. Automobiles are parked along the curb. On the left a tr...

Date:  

Description: View across street towards the University Cooperative storefront, which had multiple locations over time. This one is at 504-506 State Street. The awning r...

Photograph

Assembly Parlor

Date:  date unknown

Description: Assembly Parlor, in the Wisconsin State Capitol, off of the Assembly floor, is used for caucus meetings. It is trimmed in Circassian walnut paneling with m...

Date: 1971-07-17 

Description: The moving of the Gates of Heaven Synagogue building from West Washington Avenue to James Madison Park.

Date: 1928 

Description: Front yard landscaping of the residential home of A.R. Matthews, master farmer.

Date: 1940-06-19 

Description: First page of the log book of bike hostel trips taken by participants in the Neighborhood House summer program for girls, with images of bicyclists posed b...

Date: 1922 

Description: Exterior view of Wisconsin High School.

Photograph

Rock Garden

Date: 1930 

Description: A rock garden on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus surrounds an oak tree in front of the Home Economics Building.

Date: 1970 

Description: Color snapshot taken by amateur photographer Steven O. Kimbrough of an unidentified Rennebohm Drug Store. Kimbrough and friend Steve Patch were engaged in...

Date:  

Description: View from street of five horse-drawn wagons with two men sitting in each. They are drawn up in front of the American Express Company on East Main Street. O...

Date: 1946-11 

Description: Exterior of Edwards Tire Company at 505 University Avenue.

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