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Main Street

Date: 1912 

Description: View down Main Street. The street is lined with two-story shops and buildings. There is a gazebo on the second story of a building on the right side of the...

Date: 1922 

Description: Road and lawn near the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agriculture buildings.


Badger Crew Race

Date: 1948-06-14 

Description: The California varsity crew is shown defeating the Wisconsin varsity crew. The finish judge and boat are shown in the upper right. The elevated view was ta...

Date: 1977 

Description: Fire on second floor of turret tower in a brick building at the corner of State and Johnson Streets.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Stanley Stemp (owner) standing behind a typewriter in the Stemp Typewriter Company located at 533 State Street. This store was referred to as the "Little S...

Date: 1904-02-27 

Description: Spectators near the South Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol watching the fire that eventually destroyed most of the building.


Lake Mendota Shore

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The South shore of Lake Mendota with the Armory and Wisconsin State Capitol in the distance.

Date: 1955-08-28 

Description: Frank Lloyd Wright standing in the center of a group in the parking lot of the First Unitarian Society Meeting House, a building that he had designed. They...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The First Congregational Church, once located at 222 West Washington Avenue, and since replaced by the United Bank Building.

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Elevated wintertime view of the intersection of South Carroll and West Main Streets, showing the First Baptist Church constructed in 1854, the wooden fence...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View looking east towards the middle of East Washington Avenue where a row of new Ford automobiles are parked, each hooked up to a tow truck. They are near...

Date: 1934-07-27 

Description: An automobile covered in crepe paper with a beer bottle on the front end, and a sign on the top serves as the Fauerbach Brewing Co. float. It was built to...


Pinckney Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the businesses on the east side of North Pinckney Street, including The Fair, The Madison School of Music, and August Scheibel. In the for...

Date: 1958 

Description: Intersection of Park and State Streets from the Wisconsin Historical Society. The sign for the Wisconsin Historical Society is located in the middle of th...

Date: 1900 

Description: View along shoreline towards the University of Wisconsin from the foot of North Carroll Street.


Depot and Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down platform toward the Waunakee depot and an arriving train. Freight cars are on the tracks on the left. A group of men are standing on the platform...


Richard T. Ely Home

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the Richard T. Ely home at 205 North Prospect Street. This house was designed by the Chicago architect Charles Sumner Frost and built by Richard &...

Date: 1935-09-05 

Description: Bowman softball team in uniform and Kenosha Ke-Nash-As softball team in uniform. There are spectators in the bleachers behind the teams at Breese Stevens F...

Date: 1955 

Description: Air view of University Avenue at Midvale Boulevard.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The Andrew Proudfit house located at 113 West Washington Avenue.

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