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Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A chain and posts border the yard of the lighthouse, which is attached to a two-story house.
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...
Description: Brian and Pam Priestaf live at N7887 Hwy 175 (Section 26). They have lived here for about 20 years.
Description: Elevated view of backyard areas, including some dilapidated houses and outbuildings. There are wood fences surrounding some of the yards, and laundry hangs...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Gesu Church, with automobiles and pedestrians on West Wisconsin Avenue. There is a sign on the left for the Abbot Crest Hotel located at 1226 West Wiscons...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View through trees of Music Hall and Library building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Snow is on the ground.
Description: Exterior shot of the residence of Mr. J.V. Farwell, Jr. showing the road leading up to the house, which is surrounded by trees.
Description: View of a two-lane bowling alley surrounded by brick walls and windows at Old-Point-Comfort College.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Three men and two women in front yard, with frame house and two children standing on porch behind. The house has a stone foundation and small second story...
Description: View across street of the German Lutheran Church. There is a lamppost and a sign at the foot of the stairs. A fenced-in churchyard is on the right. The par...
Date: 1962-08-05 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Riverside Paper Corporation mill. On the left is a road along a river, and on the right are railroad tracks along the mill. A sign in the...
Description: Fisherman with a pole and a fish on a line in front of an open barn doorway.
Description: A view of a dormitory at Sacred Heart Villa, with many stations for students consisting of a bed and dresser. Each dresser has different objects on them,...
Date: 1874 after
Description: Stereoview of Broadway in Milwaukee. Home has many peaks on the roof, and the drive to the entrance is on the right.
Description: Interior of an art studio at Wilson College, established 1869. The room is filled with sculptures, stools, and easels.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: View across dirt road of dwellings among trees. View features three residential dwellings, each featuring two stories and porches.
Description: View down road over railroad tracks towards buildings and dwellings on the left. A family is standing on the stoop of a house in the far background on the...
Description: The totem pole has a carved wooden bear clinging to the top. The totem pole was erected in 1927 in honor of the aboriginal inhabitants of Wisconsin. Potawa...
Description: The First Unitarian Society Meeting House during construction, as viewed from University Bay Drive, with the roof trusses of the auditorium in place. The...
Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of City Hall, a brick building with an arched entrance, a flag pole on the left, and a belfry on the right. Handwrit...
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