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Photograph

Bridgeman House

Date: 1854 

Description: View of the Bridgeman house with three adults and a child posed in front of it.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the exterior of the Congregational Church, with arched windows and belfry. In the arched window above the doorway it reads: "1891 Cong'l Church." I...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Originally titled 'Recent Aeroplane View of University Campus', the view of the Wisconsin Historical Society, the Red Gym, Science Hall and Bascom Hall wit...

Photograph

Public School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the two-story public school.

Date: 1931-01-06 

Description: A man stands at a safety zone in the middle of West Mifflin Street between lanes of traffic at the corner of State Street and N. Carroll Street, waiting to...

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Color lithographed color advertising poster showing a McCormick grain binder at the Civil War battle of Gettysburg. The poster was based on a cyclorama by...

Photograph

Milwaukee Arena

Date:  date unknown

Description: Milwaukee Arena on Kilbourn Avenue. There is a poster for Sonja Henie on the side of the building.

Photograph

Bus Fire

Date: 1951-05-01 

Description: A Madison fire truck parks at the scene of a Greyhound bus fire at the corner of East Main Street and South Pinckney Street in front of the S.S. Kresge sto...

Photograph

Eck's Pharmacy

Date: 1925 

Description: Front and side of the two-story drug store on the corner of the street. The store advertises Kodaks, ice cream, soda, cigars, Coca-Cola, Victor records, an...

Photograph

$10,000 Garage

Date: 1917 

Description: View across street of two girls standing outside the open garage door of a large, brick automotive repair shop. They are both wearing roller skates. An Ame...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Horses and carriages entering town near the Baptist Church. The tall building is the Jackson County Court House.

Photograph

Family in Yard

Date:  

Description: A young boy mows the lawn while two women and a man pose in the yard of a two-story house.

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Main Street including light traffic and shop fronts in large brick buildings.

Date: 1915-09-19 ca.

Description: Milwaukee Auditorium at N. 6th Street and W. Kilbourn Avenue. Caption on glass plate reads, "Auditorium, Milw".

Photograph

Meggett Residence

Date: 1884 ca.

Description: Meggett residence at the corner of Jones and River Streets.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View looking down low hill towards a narrow footbridge which crosses a small river to a village composed of wooden buildings with wooden fences. On the rig...

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Diploma awarded to fire fighter James Richard Cummings for his service to Madison in 1869. The diploma is illustrated with scenes of fire fighting heroics,...

Date: 1976 

Description: A. D. German Warehouse, 330 S. Church Street, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, now used as a center for human history, arts, crafts, and architecture.

Photograph

Club Tavern

Date: 1975-06-04 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Club Tavern, with a Hamm's Beer and Club Tavern electric sign with an arrow pointing to the tavern in the foreground at the entrance t...

Date: 1900 after

Description: This photocopy map shows land parcels, block numbers, streets, the Kewaunee River, and Lake Michigan on the far right side. The original map was created ar...

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