Date: 1951-11 ca.

Description: Scale model of the first McCormick reaper.


Man in Buggy


Description: Hugh Price in a top-buggy and two horses posing in front of the home of W.T. Price.


Description: Five women, two seated in a carriage hitched to a horse and three on foot pose in a field with a farmer.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Cover of a brochure advertising the Turner Simplicity Farm Tractor. The cover features a photograph of a man using the tractor along with the caption, "Tur...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of a funeral ceremony at the National Military Home, which opened in 1867. A group of veterans march before a horse-drawn vehicle pulling a coffin on...


Detail of Rotunda

Date:  date unknown

Description: Detail of arches and windows inside the rotunda of the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Map or Atlas

Plat of Madison

Date: 1854 

Description: Madison Plat Map.

Date: 1965 

Description: Three soldiers navigate down a rocky hillside covered with low-lying vegetation.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: A view of the Columbia County Court House and Post Office.


"Well Baby" Clinic

Date: 1950-06-01 

Description: Dr. Ruth Foster, left, is shown examaning baby Janet Lee Sommerville while assisted by Nurse H. Anita Anderson as the mother, Mrs. Robert Somerville, looks...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: Northeast exterior wall of the Garden Room at Taliesin, the summer home of Frank Lloyd Wright. Taliesin is located in the vicinity of Spring Green, Wiscons...

Date: 1999-01 

Description: Bonnie Urfer, one of the leaders of Nukewatch, speaking with local police officer Ken Johnson outside the Project ELF facility. Nukewatch was present for o...

Date: 1919 

Description: Actress Louise Huff and her small daughter Mary-Louise whose father was the actor and film director Edgar Jones.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: This blue line print shows state and city maintained roads, as well as government land, parks, Milwaukee Co. Park Commission, golf courses, schools, City o...


Mowing Clover

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A man uses two horses to pull a mower through a field of clover. In the background are hills or mountains.

Date: 1930 before

Description: A holiday postcard depicting the traditional image of St. Nicholas walking on foot garbed in a long green robe and carrying a bunch of switches for naughty...


King's Koffee Kup

Date: 1967 

Description: King's Koffee Kup, a restaurant located on STH 22.

Date: 1949 ca.

Description: Three row boats float in the water off a rocky shore and several rock and tree covered islands are visible in the background.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Costumed students stand outdoors to act in a pageant celebrating the founding of the College of Mount Saint Vincent. The school was founded in 1847 by the...

Date: 1959-03-31 

Description: The Philharmonic Chorus of Madison rehearses a portion of a Bach motet with accompanist Julia Benoy Landmark, seated. Left to right, they are Elizabeth Boh...

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