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State Fish Hatchery

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the State Fish Hatchery.

Date: 1937-12-01 

Description: Furnace installation by Hefty Sales Co., in a recreation room with a fireplace and pinball machine.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: This building was used for cooking and eating. The clothesline on the left has clothes hanging on it. Neal Harrington has written on the postcard:



Pierce House

Date: 1951 

Description: Pierce house (also known as the Garnhardt house), 424 North Pinckney Street. Interior view with desk and large window. Photograph made for the Madison Comm...


Lain-Estburg House

Date: 1935 

Description: Exterior view of the Lain-Estburg house.


Stone Farmhouse

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a farmhouse in the vicinity of Shullsburg, "typical of early stone houses in southwestern Wisconsin."


Asher Treat

Date: 1940 

Description: Asher Treat, collector of Appalachian folk songs, which were transplanted to northern Wisconsin by the "Kaintucks" (people from Kentucky). Treat (b. 1907)...

Date: 1991-04 

Description: Governor's Conference Room in the Wisconsin State Capitol before restoration returned it to the original exposed cherry wood.

Date: 1910-09 ca.

Description: Men preparing to butcher sheep at the Leighton-Wyoming mining camp. A cabin is visible behind them on a hill.


Harriet Sundbakken

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Harriet Sundbakken, 13, a student at Prairie School, poses near some flowering bushes. The school building is in the background. A note on the reverse of t...

Date: 1873 before

Description: Elevated view of South Pinckney Street from the Wisconsin State Capitol, with East Washington Avenue to the left and Lake Monona on the distant right. The...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Brownline proof print of artwork created for a perspective drawing for an apartment house. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He...

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Family seated in yard with croquet mallets in front of them with brick house that has soldier coursing at windows and fan window at third story. Daniel Bec...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a European American woman posed sitting. She is wearing a dark-colored dress with a plaid ruffle bodice and a choker.


Church in Hixton

Date:  date unknown

Description: Frame house and church surrounded by snow-covered ground, probably in Hixton. First built in 1877 as a Congregational Church, it cost $2000. It later becam...

Date: 1944-02-09 

Description: An architectural rendering of a solar park.

Date: 1875-07 ca.

Description: Chicago Traveling Club encamped at McBride's Point at Maple Bluff on Lake Mendota near Madison. An African American sits at the left foreground with pans...


Washing Dishes

Date: 1955-05-08 

Description: Mother and daughter washing dishes together.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a World War I Monument outside of the County Clerk's Office. To the left of the colonnaded Clerk's Office, the Old Courthouse, built in 1895, can...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of an unidentified European American woman posed sitting in a chair with a tasseled back. She is wearing a dark-colored dress with...

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