Main Street

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View down Main Street of the central business district. Storefronts are on the right side of the street, and pedestrians are standing on the sidewalk. Auto...

Date: 1832 ca.

Description: Travellers setting up camp along the Missouri River.


Opti-Mrs. Luncheon

Date: 1959-11-05 

Description: Evangeline Hanson, president of the Opti-Mrs. Club of Madison, left, chats with Sarah Struck, Helen Struck, and Nancy Struck at the Mother-Daughter Opti-Mr...

Date: 1931 

Description: Wisconsin State Capitol dome, showing the statue "Wisconsin", by Daniel Chester French.

Date: 1955-01-18 

Description: Portrait of Charlotte Dugan in wedding dress standing in front of a fireplace. She was a receptionist in the business office of Madison Newspapers, Inc....

Date: 1950 

Description: Cover of the February-March issue of "Harvester World" magazine featuring a color photograph of a man operating a white Farmall Super A demonstrator tracto...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A boy scout sits at a table, wearing headphones, to send and receive radio messages. A kerosene lamp hangs behind him.


Bridge Across River

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down hill of a bridge across a river. There are railroad tracks going along the shoreline under the bridge.

Date: 1940-03-21 

Description: Studio shot of a Farmall A tractor with high clearance attachment showing decals and "cultivision" technology.

Date: 1914 

Description: Passengers aboard an International jitney bus parked on a street in Omaha, Nebraska.

Date: 2013 

Description: Map is the most extensive endeavor to date to accurately locate and document both prehistoric place names and natural features of the Menominee language wi...

Date: 1956-02-08 

Description: Dorothy and D. Murray Angevine (left); and Mrs. and Mr. Masako Yamada attend the opening of an exhibition of Japanese prints at the UW Memorial Library gal...

Date: 1951-11-17 

Description: The fathers of Wisconsin football players (wearing the same numbers as their sons) lined up on the field for pre-game ceremonies before the "Dad's Day" gam...


Shadow Brook

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Shadow Brook, the residence of Mr. S.P. Shotter, built by architect H. Neill Wilson in 1893. Published by L.H. Regnier.

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison campus showing the first three buildings on campus, South Hall (left), University Hall [Bascom Hall] (center), and North Ha...


Description: "It Almost Broke Her Up," One of a series of satiric trade cards issues by the Arbuckle's Aroisa Coffe Co. This incident is borrowed from "Texas Siftings,...

Book or Pamphlet

Buckeye Calendar — July

Date: 1893 

Description: Calendar with the month July, 1893. Features an illustration of a man in a field taking a drink, while a young girl stands by holding a pail. The man is ri...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across road of two-story brick building with a small awning over the front. Located on the corner of a dirt road. The awning has "General Merchandis...

Date: 1907 

Description: View of the Wisconsin Building at 102 State Street and Carroll Street, built around 1901. The majority of the building was then occupied by Collyer's Drugs...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Nellie Custis' bedroom in Mount Vernon, the residence of George Washington. Nellie Custis, the granddaughter of Martha Washington and step-granddau...

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