Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin Central Passenger Depot. The brick building is surrounded by a wooden platform and railroad tracks run through the foregrou...

Date: 1952 

Description: Group portrait of Richard M. Nixon and his family during the 1952 presidential election campaign when he was the running mate in Dwight D. Eisenhower's suc...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the Lake Mendota and the surrounding neighborhood looking northwest from Observatory Hill.

Date: 1953-09-16 

Description: Six sketches in pencil, ink, and watercolor for a skirt, blouse, and apron designed by Edith Head for Audrey Hepburn in the film "Sabrina" (Paramount, 1954...

Date: 1963-05-19 ca.

Description: A small tree grows through a window-opening of stone wall of a ruined old commercial building.


Description: The airfield of the Hamilton Aero Manufacturing Company which became the site of Milwaukee County Airport in 1926. It was established by Thomas Hamilton, a...


Portage Canal

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A view of the Portage Canal. In the immediate foreground is the Fox River, then the lower locks and the canal itself. The Indian Agency House may be seen t...

Date: 1967-06 

Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 700 block of State Street. Lake Street parking ramp and University of Wisconsin Extension building are vi...

Date: 1861 

Description: Portion of a map showing Wisconsin villages including Cambria, Fall River, Columbus, Otsego, and Dekorra.

Date: 1935-10-31 

Description: Front and side view of Madison Railways bus on the Capitol Park route.


Spring Tavern

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Spring Tavern on the way to Verona.


Description: Group portrait of three young campers standing and holding the reins of three horses. Original caption notes: "Riding is one of the most popular sports. En...

Date: 1958-12-06 

Description: Dr. and Mrs. David Cookson and Shirley Inhorn and Dr. Stanley Inhorn attend their club's annual holiday gathering.


Elderly Man Fishing

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Elevated view over water towards an elderly man using a long pole to fish from a steep rock ledge on the opposite shoreline.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: A group of men uses a McCormick wire grain binder led by two horses to harvest a field crop. A horse-drawn carriage is in the background. The original capt...

Date: 1976 

Description: Exterior of an International Transtar Eagle semi tractor. This truck was custom made for Caterpillar Tractor Co., of Peoria, Illinois, and featured a spec...

Date: 1959-01-07 

Description: Problems of insect and plant disease control are discussed at the 13th annual Insect Control conference at the Hotel Loraine. About 120 representatives of...

Date: 2004 

Description: LeRoy Priesgen proves that this old pump still is capable of pumping water.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of people sit at a table and pose near two packs of Pall Mall cigarettes balanced on empty bottles. Empty glasses, peanut shells, and corks fill t...



Date: 1900 

Description: Wilton from across fields.

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