Description: Advertising card for Wisconsin Central Railroad land for sale at $5 an acre.

Date: 1942-09-27 

Description: Labeled as a "freak" snowstorm. A boathouse takes up the majority of the image, with a flag flying over the boathouse. The lake is not frozen, but ice and...


Outdoor Cooking

Date: 1954-06-09 

Description: Stanley V. Kubly prepares a steak on a grill while his family looks on. Watching, from left to right, are Dan, 12; Trudi, 17; and Stan's wife, Evelyn.

Date: 2004 

Description: This barn, owned by Susan Keller, is located at W1363 Zion Church Road (Section 33). The property was purchased 31 years ago on June 15, 1973.

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: Buildings, likely houses, at the intersection of two dirt roads. Laundry hangs from a clothesline in the background.

“Row upon row of dilapidated buildi...


Family in Garden

Date: 1932-08 

Description: A worker from International Harvester's McCormick Works is with his wife and children in a city garden sponsored by the company. The gardens were located n...


Description: Three women and one man posed next to an organ. One woman sitting on the man's lap.


Tenney Park


Description: A scenic view of Tenney Park, showing people fishing in Lake Mendota and Maple Bluff in the distance.

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Oil on linen study of a Union Civil War soldier firing a cannon. The painting was done by one of a group of German panorama painters active in Milwaukee d...


Description: Three women and two men playing instruments and singing in a parlor. Man plays a bass, while a woman plays a guitar.


Nebraska Row

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Lakeside view of Nebraska Row, showing Treaty Hall, La Pointe, Madeline Island.

Date: 1958-04 

Description: Portrait of one individual on the Madison West High School basketball team.

Date: 1934-04-17 

Description: Two new tanks being delivered by the Heil Co. of Milwaukee on an Heil Company truck. The truck is parked in front of the Fauerbach Brewing Co., 651 Willia...

Date: 1941-07-11 

Description: Man on tractor fitted with a #30 H&M power loader lifting soil.

Date: 1955-06-16 

Description: Elevated view of officials' platform and speakers' stand at the University of Wisconsin-Madison graduation in Camp Randall Stadium.

Date: 1921-08-12 

Description: An Osborne Works factory worker(?) poses to have his portrait taken in front of a vine-covered wall.


Soldiers Monument

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Soldiers and Sailors of the Civil War memorial on the unpaved Main Street. The memorial features a plaque, a shield, crossed swords, and monument of a...


Popcorn Eaters

Date: 1941-08-16 

Description: Eugene Barter, Jack Rosenthal, and Roland Small snack on popcorn on Children's Day at Wisconsin State Fair in 1941.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Home of the Milwaukee Brewers Minor League baseball team. Located between W. Chambers and W. Burleigh Streets at N. 7th Street. A player is on the right in...


Minirama Train

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Minirama (miniature model) train.

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