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Description: Monona Avenue with Lake Monona in the background. (Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard as of January 19, 1987). View from the dome of the Wisconsin State Cap...
Description: A man transports nitroglycerin in a boat which has a red danger flag at the bow (unseen against the dark background).
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: View of Picnic Point on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The peninsula juts into Lake Mendota. The far shoreline can be seen in the distance.
Description: Article from University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point student newspaper Pointer titled "LAND of the giant-killers: David wins again" detailing the succ...
Description: A man and a woman working at Chicago Addressing Company.
Description: Political poster promoting Calvin Coolidge and Charles Dawes for president and vice-president. On the left side are two flags, "Old Glory" and "The Red Fla...
Date: date unknown
Description: Piece of farm machinery on a wooden floor in a building.
Description: Jimmy Yerges fishes on the breakwater at Tenney Park.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Rabbit hutches at Thorn concentration camp in Germany.
Description: Among his prominent occupations, William F. Vilas was a lawyer, professor at the University of Wisconsin Law School, Postmaster General, and United States...
Description: The house of S.B. Callahan, "the secretary who signed warrants". The house was purchased in October of 1897.
Description: This map of Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, from the early 20th century shows school districts and school locations in the county. Also shown are the township...
Description: A view of an altar and seating in the Memorial Lodge room of the Masonic Temple.
Description: Wisconsin Ho-Chunk (Winnebago) Indians Olive, Oliver, and Willard LaMere in Wisconsin Dells (Kilbourn City).
Description: Exterior view of North Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The building is on Bascom Hill and is surrounded by trees.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger 5-ton gantry crane with a covered 5-ton auxiliary trolley, two standard hooks, and 3 bottom blocks. The crane is stamped with the t...
Description: This map, which includes eastern Iowa, northern Illinois and the western portion of Michigan's Upper peninsula, shows the township survey grid and identifi...
Description: Cabin located in the woods of Madeline Island.
Description: Group portrait of three young women wearing boots standing outdoors and holding onto a heavy line of fish. On the left are some wooden boats, the one in th...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: An exterior view of the Levi B. and Ester Smilie Vilas residence, located at 521 North Henry Street, at the intersection of Henry and Langdon Streets. Buil...
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