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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of Main Street on the Capitol Square, looking west.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Entrance to the Forest Hill Cemetery, with a streetcar on the righthand side.

Date: 1932 

Description: Exterior view of University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agriculture building on campus, as seen from the west. A car can be seen on a tree-lined road o...

Date: 1947-05-13 

Description: 1919 ladder fire truck at Fire Station No. 7, 2410 Monroe Street. Fire fighters (L to R), Capt. Arthur Emerson, Joseph Roberts, Harold Klein, Arthur Halver...


Parking Meter

Date: 1944-05-26 

Description: Parking meter on a city street.

Date: 1955-04-18 

Description: East High School student John Ochalla learns to drive from instructor H. W Mueller in the Board of Education's Summer Driver Education program.

Date: 1951-11-13 

Description: Governor Walter Kohler receives an award recognizing Wisconsin's driver education program as "superior" from L. M. Anderson of the Association of Casualty...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Walkway and stairs leading to Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Trees and bushes are planted on the lawn betw...

Date: 1941-04-25 

Description: Theresa Manderino [Mandarino?], Vincenza Raimond, and Mary Baldarotta [Baldarotto?] resting and posing on a low wall in front of Schumann's Store, as part...

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Elevated view towards the northwest across West Washington Avenue of the Congregationalist Church. Main Hall (now Bascom Hall) of the University of Wiscons...

Date: 1905 

Description: This map shows roads, railroads, and location of Keyes Springs, now part of Monona. The map reads: "L.S. Smith, c.e., del. May, 1905" and "For further info...


C.W.A. Pay Station

Date: 1933-12-09 

Description: Men crowd around the newly opened Dane County C.W.A. Pay Station at the corner of West Dayton and North Carroll Streets to pick up paychecks.

Date: 1898 

Description: Flags and posters are displayed over King Street for the fifty year celebration. One banner reads: "1848 Wisconsin 1898." Pedestrians are on the streets an...


Babcock Hall

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Babcock Hall on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A bicycle is parked near the entrance in the grass.

Date: 1929 

Description: Intersection of Broom Street, Gilman Street and State Street with many storefronts like Lewis Prescription D, rugs, and marquees for Laundry, Delicatesen,...

Date: 1876-07-04 ca.

Description: Two men stand by a wagon on which is written "A.L. Dahl Landscape Photographer." The photographer stands on the left side of the view. The flag on the side...

Date: 1949-03-31 

Description: A large steel boat rests on a custom-built trailer pulled by a truck. The boat is named "Skori" and is 18 tons in weight; 60 feet long; 12 feet wide and h...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: Water from firehoses has frozen into ice that coats power wires, trees, and pumps at the gas station next to the Hotel Washington, which burns in the backg...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of heating plants and shops on the University of Wisconsin campus.


Packard Maintenance

Date: 1946-06-29 

Description: An African American mechanic works on a car up on the rack for servicing at the gas station Meehan Motor Mart, 209 East Washington Avenue.

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