MGM Trackless Train

Date: 1945-08 

Description: The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer "Trackless Train" turning onto North Carroll Street from West Mifflin Street. The "Trackless Train" was on a tour from New York to...


Dennison House

Date: 1921 

Description: View across railroad crossing of the Dennison House hotel. A man is sitting on the porch. The building features a widow's walk. There is a bluff in the far...


Orange Crush Truck

Date: 1925-08-25 

Description: A woman wearing a dress and a cloche hat stands next to an Orange Crush truck while drinking from a soda bottle. The driver of the truck sits behind the wh...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Youngsville Mfg. Co.'s Plant. Text on the photograph reads, "Publ. by the Quality Store"

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man and young girl relax at a natural-spring grotto park. The spring feeds a fountain set into a paved and sunken courtyard with an awning. In the back...

Date: 1839 

Description: Courthouse and surrounding buildings. There are also two horse-drawn carriages, people on horseback, and a few pedestrians.

Date: 1893 

Description: Cyanotype view of the Illinois Building at Chicago's World's Columbian Exposition showing a gondola and motor launch on the lagoon near a bridge. A wing of...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Two International Model G-61 trucks, with drivers, parked on a cobble-stone city street. The trucks were operated by the "American Painters' Roller Company...


Railroad Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a crowd boarding a passenger car at the railroad depot.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of downtown intersection. The view shows the Tate and Kleinpell Hardware store, Dr R.W. Scott, dentist, the Braun Bros with Dubuque Beer on tap. The...


Description: View from lawn of College of Agriculture on a hill on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. On the left is Hiram Smith Hall.


University Heights

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view of University Heights taken from the third floor of a home at 216 Campbell Street. Several residences can be seen in the view, including Prof...


Business Section

Date: 1925 

Description: View across road of the exterior of L.H. Hanold, a general merchandise store offering gasoline, tires, tubes, eggs, and cream. In the far background is a t...

Date: 1948-05-28 

Description: Wisconsin Centennial Parade near the Wisconsin State Capitol. A float of a Viking ship is being pulled by a vehicle decorated as a fish, "the Spirit of Sca...

Date: 1965-06-15 

Description: Guard at a restricted intersection of Henrique and Duarte streets at the border of the U.S. section of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: This map shows landownership, rural mail routes, rural buildings, railroads, U.S. national highways, state trunk highways, county trunk highways, township...


Street Scene

Date: 1929 

Description: View down Main Street. Cars and shops line the street. The Soldiers and Sailors of the Civil War memorial is in the far background at the top of the hill.


Description: View of a crowded intersection at Main Street. Pedestrians stand on the sidewalk and cross the street near carriages. On the left corner stands August Na...


Lumbermill Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a lumber mill. Piles of milled wood are in the foreground and on the right, with more stacks in the far background behind numerous small b...

Date: 1955-07-24 

Description: The Soap Box Derby held on East Washington Avenue leading from the Wisconsin State Capitol. Shown are two of the more than 100 racers crossing the finish l...

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