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Description: Man removing a block of ice from an International truck for delivery in a residential neighborhood. The truck was owned by Rochester Ice and Cold Storage U...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Pennoyer Sanitarium, later called the Pennoyer Home. The structure was built in 1890 on the north end of Milwaukee Avenue. It was later used as St. Cat...
Description: Exterior of entrance to the Engineering Building along Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Later this became the Education building.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: House and retail stores lining Main Street.
Description: Crowd watching elephants walk trunk-to-tail in circus parade through town.
Date: 1842 ca.
Description: Lithograph of Southport.
Date: 1867 ca.
Description: Randall Wilcox's home, with fence and people standing on the front porch.
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of 'Secession Hill', where the first secession meeting was held in November of 1860. Text on the bottom left of the photograph reads, "The McMurray...
Description: Victor Morris took this photograph of German troops leaving Ham, a French village on the Somme, nine days after the armistice. In accompanying notes, Morri...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of the Park Hotel in winter. A man on the left is carrying a sled piled with firewood.
Description: The Railroad YMCA building at S. 3rd and W. Florida Streets.
Description: This blue line print map shows highways, the scale of traffic volume, and average 24 hour traffic. Also included are inset maps of Appleton, Neenah, and Me...
Description: An aerial view of Wisconsin Rapids.
Description: Birds eye drawing of Fond du Lac depicts street names and street layouts, houses, buildings, trees, and the Fond du Lac River. A reference key at the botto...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Stout State College Bowman Building. It is attached to the central school building by a second story bridge.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of Sturgeon Bay.
Description: Located at 109 North Center Avenue, this service station was built by Sylvester "Sal" Spangler.
Description: Milwaukee River near the Milwaukee settlement. People are depicted doing work in boats along the shore. Original is a pen and ink drawing, presumably made...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Nashotah Mission, Blue House and Red House. The Blue House (right) was the first building of the mission, built in 1842. The Red House was built in 1843 fo...
Description: Civil rights activities near the Canton, Mississippi courthouse. Two police officers are pictured holding shot guns and carrying bags of tear gas equipment...
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