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Date: 1868 ca.
Description: A view taken from the elevation on the south side of the Mullet River.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: View of the J.D. Doty office. Doty served as agent for John Jacob Astor in promoting the village of Astor, later renamed Green Bay.
Description: Messenger printing office on a street lined with elm trees.
Description: Horse-drawn American Express wagons in front of the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad Depot.
Description: Exterior view of the International Harvester Company Little Rock branch. Automobiles are parked along the street in front of the building. The building app...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of horse-drawn carts filled with hay and parked in rows at a market. Men stand between the rows, and houses surround the market square.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View down Stroller's Bridge toward the city with a public building in the background.
Description: Lake near the home, probably Lake Hincks, which was named after General Edward W. Hincks who was administrator of the Home in the 1870's. The grounds cons...
Description: Elevated city view featuring dwellings and hills in the background.
Description: Abandoned workers' houses stand along the shore of Lake Michigan. The Fayette Tourists Lodge is on the far left.
Description: Harnischfeger workers aren't on strike but they do their bit every week to help those who are. This picture was taken at the end of a regular Wednesday mo...
Description: Two men, three women, boy, and girl posed on or near a front porch.
Description: Man holding long stem rose box beside Rentschler Floral Co. delivery truck. He is parked in front of Rentschler greenhouse office building, located at 2500...
Description: An outdoor portrait of a young man standing near a porch. He is resting his hand on a book on a table.
Description: View of a train approaching the depot. Two men stand alongside the train. Heavy smoke from the train causes a fog cloud.
Description: Intersection of Park and State Streets from the Wisconsin Historical Society. The sign for the Wisconsin Historical Society is located in the middle of th...
Description: View of a gazebo in Alcott Park. A few men stand by a large tree that shades the gazebo and a street lined with shops is visible in the background through...
Description: Jack Rickert is painting words "1946 Pop. 2800" on the side of a Fourth of July Garden Queen Float. Above the painted sign the float is decorated with a pi...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: A man cuts logs with a circular table saw powered by a stationary engine. In the background is a storefront, with hay bales and an advertisement for Wrigle...
Description: Man singing as a woman plays a piano.
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