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Date: 1955 ca.

Description: A group of men are standing on the pontoons of the "Monona-Mobile" (pontoon car) which is near a pier on the left. The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the fa...

Photograph

Men's Dormitories

Date: 1925 

Description: Men working on construction of dormitories on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Construction works are on top of a partially constructed frame an...

Photograph

City of Madison

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the city of Madison, seen from atop Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date:  ca.

Description: A large marble fountain in Capitol Park.

Photograph

Bascom Hall

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The building is partially obscured by trees on the left ha...

Date: 1948-04-28 

Description: First grade students at Madison's Washington School used special activities to help build their vocabularies. In this photograph students are watching a "m...

Date: 1887-05-14 

Description: The family home of William Henry Rogers on the shore of Lake Mendota.

Date: 1947-05-13 

Description: 1922 Pumper Fire Truck at old Fire Station No. 2 (1921-1966), 301 N. Broom Street. Firemen (l to r) Harold Muenkel, Charles White, Alex Cohn, Lt. Wilber K...

Date: 1875-06 

Description: The University of Wisconsin Class of 1876 on the lawn in front of Main Hall (later Bascom Hall). Prominent members of the class included Richard B. Dudgeon...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: The First Unitarian Society Meeting House, 125 Wisconsin Avenue.

Photograph

Swiss Center

Date: 1954-09-23 

Description: "Swiss Center," a false building front in the style of a Swiss chalet taken for Swiss Center, a Wisconsin natural cheese gift box mail order company locate...

Photograph

Monona Avenue

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Attorney Albert G. Zimmerman took this photograph of Monona Avenue, with Lake Monona beyond, from the roof of the Madison Capitol about 1895. Across Main...

Date: 1947-11-09 

Description: Recently remodeled South Shore Methodist Church, 608 West Olin Avenue. Built in 1895, it was known as the People's Community Church.

Photograph

Sheryl Albers

Date: 1991 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of Sheryl Albers, who was the 50th District Representative in the Wisconsin State Assembly, posing in front of the Wisconsin State Capitol...

Date: 1952-09-18 

Description: Drawing of Findorff Lumber & Supply Company building, 601 West Wilson Street.

Photograph

Bascom Hall

Date: 1930 

Description: Entrance of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) from the west on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1926 

Description: View of Adams, Tripp and Van Hise Halls. All are residence halls on the University of Wisconsin campus with Picnic Point and Lake Mendota in the backgroun...

Map or Atlas

Madison Transit Map

Date: 1975 ca.

Description: This map shows transportation routes taken by public transit. Includes a key to bus routes, schedule, and transit information. Includes labels for streets,...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Washburn Observatory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Photograph

Richard Eid Home

Date: 1970-03-22 

Description: Exterior view of the Pliney H. Hawkins house at 1910 Regent Street, which is unique in that its windows are numerous and in various shapes and sizes. The h...

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