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Description: Wooden forms are in place for construction of the walls of the lock at the Prairie du Sac dam. The newly constructed power house is on the left.
Description: Body of a letter written by Gilbert Imlay to Colonel Daniel Boone.
Description: View of State Street looking toward the University of Wisconsin Madison campus from the Wisconsin State Capitol, with marquees for Ward-Brodt Music Co., Le...
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: Grandpa Conrad C. Brenzel (1863-1933) who operated a tailor shop in Ironwood, Michigan. Seated on the left is Adolph Erickson. Other man unknown.
Description: Crowd gathered at Chicago & St. Louis Railroad Station to see off a colony of emigrants from Chicago who planned to settle in Colorado on a tract of land p...
Description: Family portrait of (L to R), Emmons Blaine, Jr. (1890-1918), Nettie Fowler McCormick (1835-1923), and Anita McCormick Blaine (1866-1954).
Description: A man holds two bottles of beer on top of a cooler. A clock is on the wall with a sign that reads: "No Beer Sold After Midnite." Original caption states...
Date: 1960-02-18 ca.
Description: Two young women looking at a wine making tool. Winery operated from 1867 to 1899. It later became a dance hall. Excerpt from Sauk Prairie Star, Sauk City,...
Description: Some of the 300 choristers who will sing in the Christmas pageant in the State Capitol are shown at a rehearsal. This group of singers is from West High Sc...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Arlene Annette Elmer, 14, poses with three of her drawings alongside the Farmer's Grove School. Her teacher wrote on the reverse of this photograph that sh...
Date: 1947 ca.
Description: One hundred ninety government surplus trailers, parked near Camp Randall, provided temporary housing for World War II veterans and their families.
Description: The grill of an International truck with an African man riding an elephant in the background. The truck was built by International Harvester for Commander...
Description: A log cabin and frame house behind the Milton House. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was...
Description: This blueprint map shows landownership around the lake. Water depths are shown by soundings; relief is shown by hachures. The map was originally created in...
Description: View from road of a man standing near his overturned car smoking a cigarette. His coat is lying across the side of the car. In the background is a barbed w...
Description: Portrait of Robert Schacht and Richard R. Hetland, director and assistant director of the University of Wisconsin's Bureau of Information and program servi...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Front cover of a pamphlet featuring an illustration of a farm scene along with the text, "One Man and a..." The pamphlet opens to reveal an illustration of...
Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising the Fitch Four Drive Tractor. The cover features illustrations of horses and text reading, "Would You Hitch Horses lik...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of restored gilded Tiffany glass chandelier in the Temple Theatre.
Description: Three men stand alongside a tarmac as a Phantom II Naval plane takes off at Miramar Naval Air Station.
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