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Date: 1961 before
Description: This map shows bays, lakes, and roads. Relief is shown by contours; depths are shown by isolines. Lake Michigan and Lake Winnebago are labeled. An explana...
Description: Colorized postcard of Devil's Lake by moonlight. Two rock formations and trees appear in the foreground. The lake, trees, bluffs and sky are visible in the...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Laurie, Muriel, and James Peterson, children of the photographer, sledding near the family home. Handwritten on reverse, "Laurie, Muriel, James Peterson, c...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Portrait of a young girl, clothed in a winter coat, bonnet, and muff, with fake snow on the ground and falling all around her.
Description: International D-40 bus picking up school children in a residential neighborhood on a snowy day. The bus was equipped with a 235-inch Rex-Watson 49 passenge...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Pierce home, located at 424 North Pinckney Street, built about 1857.
Date: date unknown
Description: A snow-covered street with several horses standing at the curb. Groups of people pose on the porches of the hotel and the post office.
Description: Logo of the Milwaukee Malting Company from a memohead printed by the Wisconsin Bank Note Company, Milwaukee, with a golden sun emerging from grey clouds, a...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Winter scene with Wayne T. Vanderhoef (1929-1997) posing with his skis in front of 312 North Butler Street, Madison, Wisconsin.
The Wisconsin Historical M...
Description: Three men standing holding guns with two deer carcasses on the ground. They are posed in front of a log cabin in the snow. A boy is seated on one of the de...
Description: View from frozen Lake Mendota of boathouse on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is behind the boathouse. Two ice...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The photographer's son, Ferdinand Leonard Hotz, left, poses with a large snowman and unidentified young man. The snowman wears a basket as a hat.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: An eight-man blockhouse fortification in the snow, with a built-up wall of logs surrounding it. Soldiers inside the fortification are looking out of some o...
Description: Vertical view of the Jaws rock formation in the Wisconsin Dells.
Description: Donkeys loaded for packing in the Rocky Mountain area. The photograph's inscription reads, "When shall we three meet again?" Photograph published by Koosk...
Description: Two soldiers wearing heavy winter clothes are kneeling behind a Lewis machine gun displayed on a blanket. Immediately behind the two soldiers is what appea...
Description: A view of Milne Bay, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea), from the sea. A ship can be seen on the right, at the shoreline.
Description: View of logs and ice in the river, probably the Ice Gorge of 1876.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Men load corn stalks from a wagon into a husker-shredder in a snow-covered field. A second wagon and a tractor are on the right, and there is a barn in the...
Description: Four University of Wisconsin students participate in the the 13th Annual Winter Carnival held at the University of Wisconsin campus. Pictured seated on a t...
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