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Date: 1875 ca.
Description: View across wooden platform of a brick high school on a hill surrounded by a fence. The school has a mansard roof and what appears to be a bell tower above...
Date: 1880 before
Description: Stereograph. Part of a bridge is visible in the lower left corner. Under the bridge is a floating pier with advertisements painted on its sides. Another br...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of the Pan-Am Cafe, attached to a gas station.
Description: "Peavy Falls Group" of men and boys posed on bank of river. There is a man in a canoe in the river, and a footbridge in the background.
Description: View down path towards a general store with a gas pump on the porch near a sign for Red Crown Gasoline. Two men are working on a car parked in front. Behin...
Description: Lineup of parade vehicles at Law Park along Lake Monona for Wisconsin's first civil defense support battalion test in Madison.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior of A.O. Smith Laboratories. Architects were Holabird and Root.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View down road of mass-produced residential housing with farm in background.
Description: Exterior of the two-story Honsberry Hospital, where three cars and a motorcycle are parked in the adjacent lot.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Street scene of Dixon House Square. Ed. N. Burdick, number 10.
Date: 1901 before
Description: Looking southeast from Clybourn and Fifteenth Streets. An open dirt area is in the foreground, with lumber lying near water on the left, and industrial bui...
Description: This map shows public schools, engine houses, railroads, street railways, city wards, parks, block numbers, and Lake Michigan. Also included are indexes, t...
Description: View of a group of Trans-Alaskan-Siberian Railway surveyors gathered as they prepare to leave Dawson. Text on photograph reads, "Capt. John J. Healy in Ch...
Description: Exterior view of a firehouse building featuring two-story columns, a balcony, and stonework. A paved road leads to the structure and town buildings are vis...
Description: View of the bow in the river, and a homestead on the shore, with a two-story house and a barn. Two wagons are visible close to the barn in the lower left...
Description: A view of railroad cars transporting iron ore from the Mesabi Iron Range, once important because of the discovery of hematite, and then for its large supp...
Description: Shelly and Mary Louise Grossman, and their children Keith and Julie, load items including teddy bears, suitcases, and boxes into an International Scout tru...
Description: View across the Mississippi River of Eagle Bluff and Fountain City, with a man in the foreground. The steamer "U.S. Gen. Barnard" is at a landing and a row...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View of Milwaukee River with large sailing ship - a two-masted schooner - entering the port.
Date: 1946 before
Description: People are sitting and standing around a fountain in Courthouse Square (now Cathedral Square) with the cathedral in the background.
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