Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View of the entrance court of Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright's residence and studio, as it appeared after its completion in May of 1911 and before its partia...

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: View of the German Methodist Church with George Bowers, a milkman, standing in the foreground.


Grand Avenue

Date: 1920 before

Description: Elevated view looking east from Eleventh Street. The avenue is lined with buildings and trees. A large flag pole is in the center of the avenue which is la...

Date: 1960-11-07 

Description: Service league members of Christ Presbyterian Church prepare their "Home for the Holidays" tour, boutique, and bake sale. Many of the items to be shown in...

Date: 1897 

Description: Exterior view of the Post Office, with boy and horse in front.

Date: 1958-05-17 

Description: Almost 200 girls from 20 Wisconsin high schools took part in a strenuous day of recreation planned by the Women's Physical Education Club at Lathrop Hall a...


Eldai Smith

Date:  date unknown

Description: Head and shoulders vignetted studio portrait of Eldai Smith, an early settler in Racine.


The Free Library

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Free Library and the home of Guilford Smith, in the background. No other building are visible. Printed across the bottom of the image: "Windh...


Leslie Bird House

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Leslie Bird house. Bird worked as the Registrar at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The two-story house is built on a stone founda...

Date: 1953-05-23 

Description: Madison West High school senior Tom Schulz is shown releasing the shot put on his record breaking toss of 56 feet 1 1/2 inches at the state high school tra...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: In this scene still four men in Renaissance costume fight with swords while two women watch. The actress in the foreground is Florence Lawrence.


"Fred Ott's Sneeze"

Date: 1894 

Description: Printing-out-paper contact print of 45 frames of the 5 second film known as "Edison Kinetoscopic Record of a Sneeze" or simply "Fred Ott's Sneeze." The fil...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Factory workers around a blast furnace in a foundry at the Chattanooga Plow Works.

Date: 1906 

Description: Newly-constructed streetcar tracks on Park Street, looking south from State Street. The eastern edge of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus can be s...


Description: Chippewa Indians are seated around a dome-shaped dwelling on a reservation.

Date: 1942-05-10 

Description: USS "Peto" (SS-265), a Gato-class submarine, was a ship of the United States Navy named for the peto, a sharp-nosed tropical fish of the mackerel family. "...


Golf Swing

Date: 1935-05-13 

Description: Kully Schlicht poses on his follow through of a golf swing.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two unidentified European American girls posing with a prop rustic fence and gate. The girl o...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman washes clothes in a tub on the back steps of a farmhouse. In the background, clothes hang on a clothesline.

Date: 1920 

Description: A man drives an International Model G or 61 truck with a large metal bed frame for Wholesale Grocers of F.H. Swett and Company.

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