.

Postcard

Draw Bridge

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A draw bridge in Princeton.

Date:  

Description: Formal studio portrait showing Carl Schurz seated and Margarethe [Meyer] Schurz,(Mrs. Carl Schurz) posed standing next to him.

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Family (three men, three women), in yard with frame house, that has a wood bench and hanging plants on porch. There are vines along sides of front door and...

Date: 1917 

Description: Bab Archibald (played by Marguerite Clark) washes a very muddy automobile that appears to be an Overland open touring car in this scene still for "Bab's Bu...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Shows vacant state land, government land, townships, and selected farms, camps, saw mills, etc. in Vilas and Oneida Counties, and part of Iron County. "Fo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A rear view of a sea plane marked with the number 1700 landing in Hampton Roads Harbor. On the right, another plane can be seen in the water.

Photograph

Musician Robert J.

Date: 1996-03 

Description: Publicity photograph of musician Robert J. of Madison, Wisconsin. He is holding a Fender Stratocaster electric guitar while leaning against a wall with his...

Photograph

Toledo Scale

Date: 1928-05-20 

Description: Two men weighing milk cans on Toledo scales at the Pet Milk Company.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Post Office in Cazenovia, Wisconsin. On the left is an eagle resting on a pile of U.S. Mail bags. On the right is an image of a railroad...

Date: 1945-07-28 

Description: Monarch Machine Shop, Inc., 2530 Pennsylvania Avenue.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of Trukenbrod's Pharmacy. The signs in the rear of the store proclaim that they are proprietors of both "Prescriptions" and "Paints" alike, w...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of two girls on the occasion of their First Communion. They both wear white dresses and decorative headpieces wi...

Photograph

Football Squad

Date: 1930-10-01 

Description: Group portrait of Wisconsin High School football squad in uniform.

Photograph

Roundy's Fun Fund

Date: 1956-08-30 

Description: Portrait of a group of children from the Shorewood Hills play school who put on a carnival with the proceeds going to "Roundy's Fun Fund." With them is Jos...

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Horace Wilke with his wife and five daughters.

Photograph

Elm Court

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Elm Court, the largest American Shingle Style home in the United States. The residence was built by William Douglas Sloane and Emily Vanderbilt in...

Date: 1940 

Description: A man uses tongs to load blocks of ice from a loading dock onto the back of an International D-15 truck owned by the Salem Ice Company. The text on the tru...

Date: 1870 

Description: Man wearing "stove-pipe" hat, standing looking out over a lake.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen to the right and below. The lake, bluffs...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Card from Madison Dry League pledging support to those who seek to eliminate saloons in the city of Madison. The organization's slogan was, "A happy, sober...

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.