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Description: Three men are seated in wing-back chairs in what is likely a hotel lobby. In the background is a velvet rope near stairway railings. This image comes from...
Date: date unknown
Description: Diorama of Aztec sacrificial rites at the Milwaukee Public Museum. Two men are holding the man to be sacrificed in a splayed position while a third man sta...
Description: Notched shingles, a style that developed in the late 1800's, decorate the second story exterior of this house at 715 East Gorham Street.
Description: A view of the ornate Otis elevator originally installed in the Historical Society building in 1900. This picture, taken on the second floor during remodeli...
Description: Theodore Roosevelt in front of the Deutscher Club. The club later became the Wisconsin Club.
Description: This old one-room schoolhouse is on the Priestaf property. Called the "Good Road School," it was closed in the 1950s. The Priestaf house is a log building.
Description: A house at 715 East Gorham Street which has triangular shingles on the upper story and rectangular shingles on the lower story.
Description: Two people walk down the driveway of the Dell View Hotel on a winter day. The photo was taken by Ruth Bennett Dyer.
Description: View of Mobiloil gas pumps at the Simon Hotel Service Station, located at 107-113 South Butler Street.
Description: Herman Goering, Louis Lochner and an unidentified man standing in a row indoors in a room with a large window in the background. In the room is stuffed fur...
Description: Senator William Proxmire walked thousands of miles in Wisconsin to meet constituents. Here he is, in a snowmobile suit, shaking hands with a woman outside...
Description: A class of male and female students work in a biology laboratory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Two women stand in the middle of the large, open r...
Description: View from side of road of a diesel powered International Harvester Fleetstar 2000-D furniture delivery truck. The cab has an air shield on top to reduce wi...
Description: An elderly woman in a straw sun hat reading a book in the Highlander Folk School Library.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view from the south side of the First Unitarian Church and Parish House, 125 Wisconsin Ave.
Description: Elevated view of the Dipsy Baths outbuilding and surrounding beach. Umbrellas are set up in the sand where people sunbathe or wade in the water and an Ame...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: Hayton Opera House and the connecting building which is now the Hayton Bar.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View of the Octagon House's spiral stairway.
Description: Display of military, perhaps Civil War, artifacts in Rollo Jamison's private museum of curiosities.
Description: Exterior view of the public school, a two-story brick building in a rural area with small bell tower on the roof above the entrance. There is a flagpole on...
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