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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Prairie du Chien Sanitarium. Established in 1903, became a general hospital in the 1930s.
Description: Three men sitting on the ground next to a horse-drawn wagon are having lunch. Two of them have jugs; one is holding a cup. All three are wearing work cloth...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: View of the Superior Hotel.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Colorized view of a textile factory with large windows and a loading dock on the side.
Description: A group of spectators including men, women, and children standing at a railing watching some type of sporting event in a field where a large crowd is gathe...
Description: Four-story building from the right front. An entrance is on each end, and a flag pole is on the far right roof.
Description: Front entrance of high school.
Description: Photographic postcard of a cottage path at Syd's Resort of the Woods. Many cottages appear through the trees and a lawn swing is on the right. Many of the...
Description: Holiday postcard of holly with Santa inside of an oval gold border. He is wearing a red coat, green mittens, a fur hat and has a basket filled with toys on...
Description: Exterior view of a high school.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard view of the Circus Train.
Description: Postcard of the Hiawatha bar at Stanton's Palm Garden. There is a triangular bar at the center, and tables and chairs lining the walls. There are multiple...
Description: Colorized postcard of an elevated view of the camp of a Wisconsin Regiment. Tents are pitched in rows and trees can be seen behind and to the right. Soldie...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: High School built in 1896. George Fairfield, President of the Board of Education.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Wayland Hall.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Photo postcard of a three-quarter length studio portrait of two women in front of a painted backdrop. One woman is seated in a wicker chair, the other is p...
Description: Dressed in a shirt, hat and narrow tie, Charles Brendier poses for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop with a cigar in his hand.
Date: 1904 after
Description: Front facade of building from across the street behind a median strip, which has a statue surrounded by a small fence.
Description: View of Madison from across Lake Monona. A boat floats in the water near the shoreline of the lake in the foreground of the photograph.
Description: Chromolithograph card of a man from Norway in "native" Norwegian costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set...
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