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Description: View across mowed field of two University of Wisconsin professors residences. On the left is the residence of Professor Harry L. Russell and to the right i...
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of the view towards Madison from the top of Blue Mounds. Handwritten on the card is "State Capitol, 25 miles" with an arrow. Text bel...
Description: Streetcar and crew of the Madison City Railways Company. The streetcar number is #50 and the route sign says Wingra Park.
Description: Side view of Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A stone bench and paved walkway curves around the stat...
Description: Robert E. Faber (b. 1933) posing seated in his backyard as if taking a siesta. He is wearing a Mexican cowboy costume purchased by his parents Michael and...
Description: View from the top of Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus of the tree-lined path and lampposts. South Hall is on the right.
Date: 1921 before
Description: Sorority House at 823 Irving Place. After the sorority moved to its new house on Lakelawn Place, the University of Wisconsin-Madison took over this buildin...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior of entrance to Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Seventy-six derby car drivers march behind leader Frankie Meyers on East Gorham St. during the Soap Box Derby Parade of Youth.
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: Several people peer into a storefront window on Capitol Square. This window shopping is perhaps in preparation for the Christmas holiday.
Description: One of four allegorical statuary groups, by sculptor Karl Bitter, on the exterior of the Wisconsin State Capitol. This one is named "Faith", and is above t...
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Tollef Gjermundsen farm. Men on horseback stand in a row with a stone house, windmill and barn in background.
Description: View of a farm partially hidden by trees with a cornfield in the foreground.
Description: Henry Esser stands on the step in front of Koltes & Esser Hardware in the 300 block of West Lakeside Street. Fencing, garbage cans, a hose reel and lawn mo...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view towards northwest of Science Hall, probably taken from the roof of the State Historical Society building, on the University of Wisconsin-Madi...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: A group poses by the lakeshore of Maple Bluff with tents in the background. A woman holds a bow and a bowling pin rests on a woman's knee.
Description: Detail of ornamental iron lattice-work on German Romanesque revival McDonnell/Pierce House, 215 North Pinckney Street. Built in 1857-58 for Alexander and F...
Description: Comedians Ole Olsen and Chic Johnson, called "the mirth provokers of a nation" pose in front of a streetcar that displays an advertisement for their "Atroc...
Description: Exterior of garage, County Trunk TT at Riley Drive.
Description: Art Deco details on the exterior of the Reitan-Lerdahl and Company insurance building.
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