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Description: Workers repair an electrical pole that was partially blown over during a wind storm. The photograph was taken at the intersection of Regent Street and West...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Marquette Hall, a dormitory at Campion College.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Map of Wisconsin including the eastern portions on Minnesota, Iowa, northern Illinois, and the western most portion of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, showing...
Description: The Holway Mansion.
Description: International branch dealership, service entrance side. Various trucks are parked in front, including a Nabisco vendor truck. Original caption on back read...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Yerkes Observatory.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Church, probably named St. Nazianz, at least unofficially; no source is quite clear on this. In 1845, Father Ambrose Oschwald, hoping to free his co-religi...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View towards vehicles in the street, including hearses, and horses from the Burton House Livery parked along the curb in front of storefronts. Men stand ho...
Description: View of an auditorium.
Description: Kindergarten classroom in the North Vietnamese village of Phu Xa, showing the ditch in the center of the room that ran to the air raid shelter. Two men sta...
Description: The ruins of a railroad depot after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War.
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: East (King Street) wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol and the south wall of the Territorial Capitol (at the left) taken from the roof of the buildin...
Description: Panoramic bird's-eye view. Identifiable businesses include: T.J. McNally Clothing & Shoes, M.J. Casey, The Winter Drug Store, Bank of New Richmond.
Description: Children working in an urban community garden. Original caption reads: "Scene in Harrison Street Community Garden showing each plot staked off. Up to 1917...
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of casemates, a row of dwellings in stone wall, in which Jefferson Davis was confined. Trees stand in the foreground.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Nashotah House library.
Description: Parade passing under arch at the intersection of First and Main Streets.
Description: View across street of dormitory on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A parade float decorated with bunting, a large, 48-star American flag, and a mounted elk's head is parked in front of the Baraboo Elks Lodge. The large st...
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...
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