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Description: Cars line up at Shell Oil service pits on E. Gorham St. during the Madison Soap Box Derby. Drivers and a crowd of people on the sidewalk look on.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Marshfield, with one vignette.
Description: International model D-15-M (Metro) truck owned by Davidson Transfer & Storage Co. and operated under lease by Remington Rand, Inc., in Baltimore. A man is...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Townsend House, a resort hotel. Image includes three people in a boat, rowing under a bridge where four other people stand.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View down Midland Trail. Automobiles are parked on either side of the street outside an Amoco Station and other stores and dwellings.
Description: Exterior of the Edward Rutledge Charity. There is a sign for the tourist camp and Irvine Park on the lamppost.
Description: Winter scene of an unplowed, snowy Butler Street, Madison, Wisconsin, with tire tracks and snow-covered trees.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Now called Wisconsin Avenue. Split avenue (strip of land down the center). View has several statues on plinths and/or columns in the center area.
Description: Parade of people walking down board sidewalk in town in front of Jones & Marsh Dry Goods.
Date: date unknown
Description: Tugboat pulling freighter "Mariposa" on Kinnickinnic River. The river has large chunks of ice floating on top, and industrial buildings are in the backgrou...
Description: Winter scene of a snowstorm that hit Milwaukee just at rush hour creating a traffic headache for homebound commuters (seen here at Wisconsin and Milwaukee...
Description: Children riding the carousel (merry-go-round) at Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo), donated by the citizens of the Madison area. A stone bridge is in the ba...
Description: Overview winter scene with a large group of people skating on the frozen Manitowoc River between the 8th and 10th Street bridges. A dog trots across the ic...
Description: This map shows Chicago Mil. & St. Paul R.R., Chicago & N.W. R.R., Wisconsin Central R.R., and other railroads. Eastern Minnesota, the upper peninsula of Mi...
Description: Composite photograph in the "Tall Tale" style. An enormous bovine stands on the front deck of the Pere Marquette 21, a steamer. On the right, on the...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View across Bascom Hill of the west side of South Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A group of boys with long sticks are walking on the p...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the White Wagon Works and Rock Mills.
Description: This map shows a school reserve, swamp land, railroads, and selected buildings.
Description: A group of well-dressed men and women walking across a street. They are all wearing hats and a couple of the woman are carrying fur muffs. A streetcar and...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Droster Grocery and Filling Station at 1438 Sherman Avenue with a car at the pumps.
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