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Description: Group of people posing among round wood cheese boxes on a flatbed truck decorated as a float in the Cheese Day Parade. One person holds a sign that says: "...
Description: Two men driving International D-2 trucks used by Parke & Parke Drugs park along the road in front of the storefront. A police officer stands on the street...
Date: 1947 ca.
Description: Langdon Street entrance of Memorial Union on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: View across street of the three-story grade school.
Date: 1967 ca.
Description: Father James Groppi (center) and the NAACP participate in a civil rights march. Police are armed and escorting the protestors. The marchers are passing an...
Description: Water churns under a railroad bridge as the spring thaw swells the Wisconsin River.
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Mabel Tainter Memorial Theater from accross the street.
Description: View from road of the guest cottages on both sides of the lawn. The property is bordered by white picket fences, and there is a row of stones in front alon...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Postcard of bird's-eye view of town.
Date: date unknown
Description: Street level view of Grand Avenue showing a trolley, a crosswalk, crowded sidewalks and tall buildings.
Description: Exterior view from across road of the Methodist Evangelical Church. The building has arched windows and a bell tower. Above the entrance is a round window...
Description: Aerial view of downtown Madison looking from West Washington Avenue to East Washington Avenue.
Description: Elevated view of the high school. The building features an arched doorway, a hip roof with three dormers on the front and one on the side, a domed steeple...
Description: View looking down between railroad tracks towards the depot with an oncoming freight train on a third track on the far left. A group of people are standing...
Description: Elevated view of dirt parking lot between a road and the lake. Steam is rising from the lake, and the far shoreline can be seen in the distance.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Snow-covered residential street with houses on each side.
Description: View down Strong's Avenue, taken from Main Street. An automobile drives past other parked cars and storefronts. Copyright by Taylor's Drug Store.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View down dirt road running through homes and trees in a neighborhood. A man stands in the road. Text at foot of photograph reads, "Toelle Ave. 138+12 Look...
Description: Exterior view of the Francis T. Hanson house, located at 717 Redland Drive in the Burke Heights subdivision. It was built by the Bewick Building Company at...
Description: North Pinckney Street and East Washington Avenue from the Capitol roof. The American House, which burned down in 1868, is one of the businesses shown in th...
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