Camp Logan

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A view of soldiers on horseback, riding down 29th Street at Camp Logan, established in 1917. A fence lines the dirt road on the right, and military buildi...

Date: 1952-06-08 

Description: From left, Benjamin Huiskamp, Evelyn Aitken, Donald Aitken and Janet Huiskamp sit at a table during the Mendota Yacht club Moonlight Regatta and picnic sup...

Date: 1895 

Description: Front and back cover of catalog, for the months of January and December. January features a buck running through the woods, with the year "1894" over a lar...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the swimming pool on top of the mounds in Blue Mounds State Park. There are people swimming as well as standing around the sides o...


Hosing Down Silage

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Man standing on a pile of corn hosing down the silage before loading a silo.


Holt's Mill

Date: 1856 after

Description: A view of the sawmill and various outbuildings located on the Oconto River. Steam is emitted from a large pipe over over the main building and from two sm...

Date: 1958-12-15 

Description: Governor Vernon Thomson (left) and former Governor Walter J. Kohler Jr. examine the oil portrait of Kohler which was unveiled in the Governor's private off...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down center of railroad bridge over the Wisconsin River near Lone Rock.


Harlan Lunde


Description: Full-length mug shot of Harlan Lunde.


David C. Fulton


Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Major David C. Fulton, F & S, 1st Heavy Artillery.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View towards shoreline of log drivers eating lunch on the edge of the riverbank. Visiting businessmen share a meal with the log drivers who are sitting and...

Date: 1960-11-15 

Description: Waltrud Gartzke (left), a hostess for the coffee hour for new U.S. citizens, visits with Catherine Brunn from Germany, now living in Wisconsin Dells.

Date: 1956-10 

Description: Glenn Turner is holding the United Nations flag, and his wife is carrying the flag of the state of Wisconsin. A supporter holds the American flag. One man...


Pabst Malt Extract

Date: 1903 

Description: Eye catching Eagle Drugstore window display for Pabst Malt Extract, "The Best Tonic". An advertisement for this product stated that it was "the greatest to...

Date: 1949-10-04 

Description: Three Methodist Bishops, honored guests at a national meeting to promote the program, "Advance for Christ and His Church". Shown in clergy robes: seated,...


Home Craft Week

Date: 1948-08-18 

Description: Mrs. Joseph W. (Frances) Vilas, Maple Bluff, is shown working on a figurine, with a background of other pottery pieces she has made.

Date: 1951 

Description: This map shows streets, railroads, Lake Mendota, Lake Monona, Lake Wingra, golf courses, parks, Truax Field, and country clubs. Also included are street,...


Beck's Sugarbush

Date: 1986 ca.

Description: Shirley and Alphonse Beck are dwarfed by this large Red Oak in Beck's Woods along North Pole Road, near the Theresa Station. The tree measures 12 feet in c...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: A statue of Oshkosh, head chief of the Menominee Indian Tribe in North Park (Menominee Park). Sculpted by Gaetano Trentanove of Florence, Italy. Unveiled J...

Date: 1936 

Description: Men use two International C-60 trucks to haul logs down a dirt road in a wooded setting.

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