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Date: 1950-11-21 

Description: This map shows agricultural, residence, business, and industrial districts as well as lot and block numbers.

Photograph

Oat Field

Date: 1967-07 ca.

Description: A country road and electrical lines run through a field of oats. On the left is a road, and a farmhouse is in the background on a hill.

Photograph

Hillsboro Trolley

Date: 1911 

Description: Composite photograph of a trolley traversing Hillsboro's Main Street. Hillsboro did not actually have a streetcar; the image of the trolley was taken from...

Photograph

Wharf

Date:  

Description: A view of a wharf with lobster pots and boats in the harbor.

Photograph

Car Wreck and Train

Date: 1949-11-27 

Description: Car wreckage and a Milwaukee Road switch engine are shown at the University Avenue railroad crossing. The four persons in the car were hurt. They were Mr...

Date: 1898 

Description: Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) on Langdon Street on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A boathouse is behind the Armory on Lake Mendota.

Date: 1908-06-12 

Description: Colorized postcard looking down hill of the Fox River through the trees. A bridge spans the river and piles of lumber are on the shoreline.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the business district and skyline. The Wrigley Building and clock tower stands in the foreground; it was built in 1920 by William Wrigley...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view over the volleyball court of the grounds at the Meadow Brook Hotel. A footbridge is across a stream on the right. A group of people are stand...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Man parked in an International Model M truck loaded with freight outside the "Rider and Finnigan" storefront. Rider and Finnigan was a farm supply dealer,...

Date: 1895 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the Milwaukee Harvester Company featuring a color illustration of a derailed train carrying circus animals and a man op...

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1846 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, local streets, railroads, some landowners’ names, Milwaukee River, Menomonee River, and part of Lake Michigan. The ma...

Date: 1954-09-05 

Description: Harp & Kettle Cheese House drive-in restaurant and store, 310 E. Broadway, includes two cars in parking lot.

Date: 1945 

Description: Color photograph of a man using a specially outfitted diesel tractor to haul a trailer loaded with cut logs. The original caption reads: "Two specially fit...

Photograph

Oxen Hauling Logs

Date:  date unknown

Description: Oxen haul a cart filled with logs. A man stands on top of the logs, and the road is visible. In the background, immediately behind the oxen is the forest...

Photograph

Halcyon Brick Works

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view from opposite shoreline of Halcyon Brick Works on the shore of a river. Trees, fields and hills are in the far background.

Date: 1941 

Description: Front cover of advertising brochure for the 1941 line of International de luxe delivery trucks with all-steel streamlined metro bodies.

Date: 1910 

Description: Main Street looking north. "Hotel and Saloon" on the right side, along with other buildings down the right and left side. Main Street is a dirt road. Th...

Date: 1928-11 

Description: Aerial view of Stoughton, including the central business district, residential areas, the Yahara River, and the surrounding countryside.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Illustration of the McCormick Reaper and Mower Works of 1847. The factory was located on the north bank of the Chicago River, east of the Michigan Avenue B...

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