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Photograph

Vacant Lot

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of a vacant lot littered with garbage and weeds in a residential area. Across the street in the background are what appears to be a row of apartment b...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Elevated view of group of people and horses in front of horse sheds for farmers after the 1911 flood, looking north, downtown on Harrison Street. In the fa...

Date: 1966 before

Description: View of crowd gathered at the entrance to the Madison County Courthouse. The predominantly African-American crowd is singing, while a small group standing...

Photograph

Souvenir Booth

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman staffing a souvenir booth at a fair. Souvenirs being sold include pinwheels and flags. The booth has "NOVELTIES" and "SOUV" painted on its sides....

Photograph

United States Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the United States Hotel, which was demolished in 1874 and replaced by the Tenney Building.

Photograph

Firemen's Parade

Date: 1908-06 

Description: The Lake Mills band and fire company lead the parade during a fire company competition in their home town.

Date: 1929 

Description: Elevated panoramic view towards the northeast from the tower of the Congregational Church of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, with Lake Mendota...

Postcard

Carnegie Library

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Carnegie Library in Sparta.

Date: 1923 

Description: This map shows the movement from coalfields in Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, and part of Virginia to Lake Erie. Quantities of coal are labe...

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Washburn Observatory.

Photograph

Hotel Martinique

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View across sidewalk towards a young woman opening the entrance door to the Hotel Martinique. Several other people are exiting from the other set of doors...

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: Map highlighting parks and other points of interest in Milwaukee.

Date: 1938 

Description: Four men planting shrubbery along the edge of a brick patio area outside of the Administration Building. A duplex house is visible in the background.

Photograph

Huge Log Jam

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Elevated view from steep shoreline of a log jam of about 150 million feet of logs, stopped at the piers of Pound, Halbert, and Co., which stood in about 40...

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1849 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, wards, local streets, railroads, some landowners’ names, Milwaukee River, Menomonee River, and part of Lake Michigan....

Date: 1907 

Description: Elevated view from steep shoreline opposite a lumber mill on the far shore of the Chippewa River, with a bluff rising above it to the right. Boulders are o...

Photograph

Bus Stop Panorama

Date: 2009 

Description: Panoramic view from across street of building near bus stop. A man waits for the bus near the steps to the building.

Date: 1965 

Description: This map shows proposed streets, arterial and collector streets, lot numbers and dimensions, parks, the disposal plant, a ball park, and school property. T...

Photograph

Interior of Rotunda

Date: 1986-02 

Description: Interior of the rotunda of the Wisconsin State Capitol before restoration.

Photograph

Railroad Depot

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Middleton railroad depot.

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