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Photograph

Lumberyard

Date:  

Description: A lumberyard at about E. Lincoln Avenue and S. Burrell Street in Bay View, looking west to St. Josaphat's Basilica.

Date: 1955-09 

Description: Rev. Moses Wright and his son Simon outside the Sumner courthouse where two white men were on trial for the murder of 14 year-old Emmett Till (Wright's nep...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Intersection of Main and First Streets, shows southwest section of intersection, with street lamp, storefronts, pedestrians, and carriage. Taken from Empt...

Date: 1940 

Description: A man changes the tire of a Davidson Transfer & Storage Company truck on the side of a road. The vehicles shown include an International Model D-15 servic...

Date: 1936 after

Description: View from street of commercial area with storefronts and pedestrians. Many cars are parked on both sides of the street. Visible storefront signs read, "S &...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Downtown aerial view with the Milwaukee River and City Hall.

Date: 1887-09 before

Description: Lunch menu from the souvenir booklet of the Complimentary Excursion to General Passenger & Ticket Agents, with an embossed illustration of a spider in her...

Date: 1927 

Description: Advertisement for the International Special Delivery Red Baby truck featuring an illustration of the truck and a block of text detailing the specifics of t...

Date: 1914-03-19 

Description: Commercial district looking towards East Wisconsin Avenue from the roof of the Northwestern Mutual Life Insurace home office at Van Buren Street. The Feder...

Date: 1910 

Description: View of the lawn at the College of Agriculture on the University of Wisconsin campus.

Date: 1949-05 

Description: Airport worker uses a McCormick Farmall Cub tractor equipped with towing bar and special towing bracket to tow a small twin-engine airplane at the Elmhurst...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereoview of the steamboat the "Dell Queen" at Chapel Gorge. A woman and a young child sit on the shoreline.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of streets, stores, the Bank of Bisbee, and dwellings built into the hillside. Pedestrians, automobiles, and horse-drawn vehicles are visible...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a tree-lined residential street with houses partially visible on the right.

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: View along sidewalk of African Americans standing in line on the sidewalk on the left, and on the right, a law enforcement officer carrying a baton walking...

Photograph

State Bank

Date: 1912 

Description: View from across the intersection of Coon Valley State Bank, D.O. Stevlingson - the Gotzian Shoe, and the Restaurant Colonial. A horse and buggy is tied at...

Date:  

Description: The sidewheel packet, Belle of La Crosse, at a landing on the Upper Mississippi River. The sidewheel was built in 1868 and burned while in winter qu...

Date: 1942-05-04 

Description: Side view of an International KR-11 dump truck with the bed raised. The original caption reads, "KR-11 M.T. Government Model, Contract 11401."

Date: 1897 after

Description: A group of men carrying lunch boxes are walking away from a steam engine train, which is near another train and power lines.

Date: 1911 

Description: This map shows plat of town, local streets, numbered lots, blocks, and wards, roads, Lake Menomin, Wilson Creek, Red Cedar River, and land ownership by nam...

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