Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of city over Kilbourn Park Reservoir. In the grass is the name of the park in large white letters.
Date: 1910 before
Description: Postcard with image of hotel in the upper left corner. View looking east on Grand Avenue from the corner of Grand Avenue and 2nd Street. Plankinton Block w...
Date: 1931 before
Description: The tower of the building is on the right, with flag poles at various peaks on the roof. On the right is a building with classical style pillars.
Description: The dome on top of the building is visible. A monument is in a grassy median in the road between the building and the foreground.
Date: 1904 after
Description: Looking west from Washington Monument. Monument is on the right, with the view down the street on the left. A church, two other monuments, and several ot...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking southwest from the Court House.
Date: date unknown
Description: N. Fourth Street. Bell tower with clock to the left of the main entrance. Additional buildings are on either side of the main church.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Church and school seen from Kosciuszko Park. Located across a lake, behind some trees and bushes. A woman sits on some decorative stones next to the lake.
Description: West from Ninth Street. Elevated view taken from on top of a building. Churches and trees line the road, which has a strip of land with monuments in the...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior of building. Caption below gives the name of the building and the line "Totally Destroyed by Fire June 4 '05." A group of people stand outside th...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Washington High School.
Description: A barber glances at the camera as he clips hair from a customer. The customer is reflected in a mirror in the background.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a streetcar viaduct on the Waukesha Interurban Line, near Milwaukee.
Description: View of Wisconsin Street at night.
Description: Looking north at the Menomonee Valley. Road incorrectly identified on the postcard as twenty-second street viaduct. Pedestrians and carriages are crossing...
Description: Southside Brewery, formerly the Melm's Brewery. On print title is "Brasserie Succursale Au Sud De La Ville" and "Sied Seite Brauerei". A bridge, a boat, a...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard showing the underside of the Lawson Military Tractor 2 (M.T.2).
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the college. Several buildings make up the college, surrounded by paths, roads, fields and trees.
Description: Exterior of classical-style building. Facade has fluted columns, decorated capitals, ornate railings, and a wide stairway leading to the entrance.
Description: Exterior of Cudahy Apartments with a road in front and along the side of the building, with lamposts, and trees in the background.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706