Group Picnic

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A group of men, women, and children stand outdoors in front of Shiloh Church for an outdoor meal. They are eating food laid out on a long table made out of...

Date: 1981-03 

Description: View from parking lot of side of building at the southwest corner of Aurora and Elmwood Avenue. Other buildings are in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several young men dressed in formal attire sit or play billiards at the Young Men's Commercial Club Recreation Room. The club room features three billiard...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large crowd of children are gathered outside the Alhambra theater. The children, all boys, fill the sidewalk, and are being herded by a man on the left....

Date: 2001-09 

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (right) looking at the World Trade Center site shortly after the 9/11 attacks. With Obey is Florida Congressman Bill Yo...


Milking Time

Date:  date unknown

Description: A farm family takes part in milking time. The mother carries a milk can and a stripping bucket while the boy pushes milk cans on a cart toward the barn. Th...


Campion College

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Campion College of the Sacred Heart.

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: A home with clothing hanging out to dry on a clothesline.

The North Wall Street neighborhood houses 37 families in 22 buildings, with 30 hydrants, 24 toi...


Wisconsin Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Street, looking west from the Post Office. The Hotel Pfister is on the corner.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: A two-story gallery of the Historical Society in the Wisconsin State Capitol, with captured Confederate army flags on display. This photograph was taken in...

Date: 1941 

Description: Edgar C. Lyman stands on a platform and uses a stainless steel pail to pour milk into a supply tank.

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: A family is grouped around a table set for coffee in a yard and on the porch of a house in a grove. House has "rounded rock" foundation and brackets.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of lumber being loaded onto a boat with various men, both on the boat and on the dock posing for the camera. On the dock, there is a small building...

Date: 1910 after

Description: View from walk of several members of Dr. Joseph Smith's family grouped together on a porch. Mary E. Smith is standing in the center.


Fish Hatchery

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the fish hatchery.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cyclists posed at the starting line of a race near the judges' stand. Each cyclist has a man standing next to him holding the bike upright for the start of...

Date: 1915 

Description: Stamp advertising the 1915 Wisconsin State Fair. Includes an illustration of a woman waving a "Wis." pennant, overlooking crowds at the fairground. Stamp t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The bathhouse and wooden boardwalks at the swimming beach, Terry Andrae State Park.

Date: 1916 

Description: Barn and silo, with horses and farm wagon, and three children in pony buggy. Three men stand near the horse-drawn wagon on the left. The two horses are wea...

Date: 1928 

Description: Shows different types of roads, railroads, schools, churches, farmsteads, cheese factories, mine shafts, old surface workings, streams, old sulphur pits, a...

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