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Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the blacksmith shop at Walnut Grove farm where Cyrus Hall McCormick (1809-1884) invented and built his first reaper in 1831.

Photograph

Construction Crane

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: View of a large crane that carrying building materials at the construction site of The World Trade Center.

Photograph

Wisconsin Assembly

Date: 1929 

Description: Composite photograph of the Wisconsin Assembly, including an image of the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Photograph

Paul Vanderbilt

Date: 1958-10-01 

Description: Text with the photograph reads: "Paul Vanderbilt, curator of the photographic collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, at the opening of t...

Photograph

"A Votre Sante"

Date: 1930 

Description: Slightly elevated view of a group of men, women and children having a meal outdoors on the ground. They are gathered around a box being used as a table. Cu...

Date: 1857 

Description: Lithograph of the Wisconsin State Capitol, surrounded by portraits of Wisconsin Statesmen. Governor Bashford hired the Madison architectural firm Kutzbock...

Date: 2012-02-16 

Description: Exterior view from across the street of the Washburn and Woodman Bank building on a cloudy winter day.

Date: 1937-05-24 

Description: A man stands beside a truck in the new truck department on the third floor of International Harvester's Manhattan branch. Additional trucks are parked in t...

Photograph

Tennessee Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Tennessee Avenue, with the locations of mines marked in the hills in the distance. Men walk past shops on either side of the avenue.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Front view of the Lafayette County courthouse during construction.

Photograph

Mapleside

Date: 1970 

Description: Mapleside, a historic home on University Avenue, being demolished. It is the future location of Burger King.

Date: 1983-06 

Description: The dance hall at Theresa undergoing extensive remodeling by former TV personality Ward Allen.

Photograph

Wells Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Traffic on Wells Street with the Germania Newspaper weekly building in the background.

Photograph

Capitol Stairs

Date: 1948 

Description: One of the stairwells on the outside of the Wisconsin State Capitol building, leading to the center of the building.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View down center of street looking west along James Street. There are pedestrians and two horse-drawn carriages on the street.

Date: 1967 ca.

Description: Miss Lydia Henie, 76 years old, playing the piano in the devotional room of the Home for Aged Lutherans, 7500 West North Avenue.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Construction work, probably on East Washington Avenue. The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the far distance. A farmhouse is on the right. A pickax is in the...

Photograph

Emil Wallber House

Date: 1868 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Emil Wallber house with four people standing near the entrance. Wallber was the mayor of Milwaukee from 1884-1888. The location of the...

Postcard

Park Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view down the sidewalk of a tree-lined street in a residential neighborhood. Pedestrians are on the sidewalk in the front of what may be...

Date: 1946 

Description: Crawler tractors (TracTracTors), including the TD-6, stored on the factory floor of International Harvester's Tractor Works.

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