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Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Building from across the river, with construction workers working nearby. Signs for the Boston Store and Diamond tires are on the roof, as well as lettered...
Description: View down an unpaved road towards a central business district.
Date: 1935-10-01 ca.
Description: Truck driver Rudgil C. Smith standing next to his International truck. The name "Bruce" is printed on the passenger side door. Original caption reads: "Rud...
Date: date unknown
Description: View along shoreline of Lake Mendota of boathouse on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is behind the boathouse on...
Description: Two farmers in overalls and brimmed hats string barbed wire along a fence next to a field. A dirt road can be seen on the right and a silo and barn are in...
Description: The Boddens purchased the farm from Pete and Helen Bodden in 1978. Pete last milked in 1968. Eugene is shown with his son, Nathan.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The Michael Johnson Engesether family is seen from across a field standing at the side of a stone house with a frame addition. The house has a small front...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Front view of the exterior of Tilton Hall, built in 1861, part of Tilton School, founded in 1845. Four students sit on the front steps beneath the clock t...
Description: Gary and Yvone Lousberg and their dog, George, live at W1422 Zion Church Road. (Section 28)
Description: Down the road leading to the PET evaporated milk factory. A painted sign on the factory's exterior wall claims PET evaporated milk is "milk at its best."
Description: A man sits on the porch of the Johnson House hotel. The large wooden structure has a standing seam metal roof and tall chimney. "Johnson House" is painted...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: View down the ladder leading up to the water tower.
Description: Two men pose standing on a balcony on the side of a brick building with several beehives. The man on the right is in front of an open window and is holding...
Description: Ground level view of the Saratoga Monument, a brick obelisk framed by trees.
Date: 1914-02-27 ca.
Description: Second Ward Savings Bank building (now the Milwaukee County Historical Society), looking northwest from the corner of W. Kilbourn Avenue and N. Plankinton...
Description: Lloyd and Kim Hilgendorf live at W2050 McArthur (Section 17). After working in the iron mines at Neda, Lloyds's great-grandfather, Whilhelm Hilgendorf, and...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A group of people having a picnic at the Ojibwa Roadside Park. There are several cars and trucks in the background, and a small building. The picnic tables...
Description: A McCormick-Deering 10-20 tractor attached to a corn sheller stands in a farmyard in front of a barn.
Date: 1964 ca.
Description: Govenor Warren P. Knowles reaches up to touch the hand of a girl at the Lincoln Memorial on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Julius Hable sits in a horse-drawn buggy. Immediately to the left stands August Hable, and August Krueger stands next to him. In the foreground, Clarance H...
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