Date: 1951-05-02 

Description: Group image of the University of Wisconsin men's (varsity?) crew team on a pier at the old crew house on Lake Mendota behind the old Red Gym.

Date: 1929-08-07 

Description: A Texaco service station located on the corner of University Avenue and Lake Street. The station replaced a home laundry service pictured in a 1927 McVicar...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Miles Glacier and a steamboat on the Copper River.

Date: 1957-04-26 

Description: Chatting between dances at the Madison Business College Spring Prom are Marvin Frisch, Ted Herpel, Sharon Wendt, and Alice Schoeberie.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front and back of three advertising cards with color illustrations of a woman named "Minnie" and the same man in three different scenes. The front of the l...

Date: 1961-06-06 

Description: Son Gregg Herrling cooks on a grill while the rest of the family relaxes on the patio of Stanley Herrling's Swiss-chalet type home. This is one of a series...


Circus Billboard

Date: 1901-08 

Description: Professor Oscar John Schendel is pictured with a violin and bow in a billboard advertising "Schendel's All Star Vaudeville, Big Three-Ringed Circus, and Ma...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Doorway of Weiss farm, residence of John Weiss, in the township of Saukville, Ozaukee County, one half mile from County Trunk Hwy Y near Washington County...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two men standing near an International Model F (or 31) truck operated by Forest Monger Public Transfer and Storage. The truck is parked in front of the Int...

Map or Atlas

A New Map of Kentucky

Date: 1847 

Description: A color map of Kentucky with insets showing Lexington, the Falls of Ohio, and the Ohio River.


Stockman Inn


Description: Stockman Inn, built in 1837 by Charles B. Stockman.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A studio portrait of two young women in front of a painted backdrop. The girl sitting on the left and wearing a white dress is identified as Betty Northrup...


Avery 130 Tractor

Date: 1915 

Description: Men use an Avery 130 tractor with a gang plow to work in a farm field.

Date: 1919-02-10 

Description: Members of the 15th Regiment (Colored) of the New York National Guard arrive home as heroes. They earned the distinction of being the only regiment to neve...

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: A small, white dog poses on top of a turned post pedestal table on a front porch. The fronts of other houses can be seen in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the bow in the river, and a homestead on the shore, with a two-story house and a barn. Two wagons are visible close to the barn in the lower left...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of High Rock from Romance Cliff.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp Petenwell at Broadway and 42nd St.


Livingstone Island

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Doctor Thorne was one of the members of Carrie's travel party. He is pictured here, in front of Victoria Falls on Livingstone Island.

Date: 1955 

Description: Color photograph of a man picking corn with a two-row corn picker mounted on a Farmall 400 tractor.

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