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Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Alexander Graham Bell.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Trees are reflected in the waters of Buffalo Lake above the dam on the Fox River. There is a man standing on the far side of the dam near a rowboat.
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of A.J. Mayer, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: Janette Serrec, lecturer and writer on the "Fine Art of Successful Living," stands beside a Hawthorne bicycle from Ward's. She is wearing jodhpurs and boot...
Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of William Kidd, Company D, 42nd Wisconsin Infantry, in his uniform.
Description: Head and shoulders semi-profile studio portrait of Blanchard Harper.
Description: Wisconsin's first air fatality was P.C. Davis, an exhibition pilot from Chicago, who died as a result of injuries sustained during an aerial performance in...
Description: Stereograph of a man standing on the back of a raft holding a hand-hewned oar. The raft is passing under a wooden bridge. A town, including a church, are i...
Date: 1973 ca.
Description: Color photograph of a group of teenagers holding books and standing on the sidewalk in front of a suburban residence. In the background two girls are walki...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two European American girls posed standing and holding hands. They are both wearing matching, light-color...
Description: Alfred W. Lawson (second from right) and his employees in front of his South Milwaukee factory with the center section of his new airplane, the Lawson Midn...
Description: View uphill of an unpaved Main Street. There is a horse and buggy in the street. A group of men congregate on a sidewalk at the corner.
Description: Cave in a hillside occupied by the Lewis family from May 18 to July 4, 1863, during the Civil War siege of Vicksburg. Hundreds of other caves in the vicin...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of a bridge, with children in boats in the foreground.
Description: Mrs. David L. (Leta) Williams, left, and Mrs. Claude F. (Louise) Schroeder admire their fur creations at a fur remodeling class at the Madison Vocational S...
Date: 1860 after
Description: Portrait of Abraham Lincoln in an oval frame filled with white stars. He is surrounded by four Union flags. A liberty cap appears above the portrait. Two r...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Group portrait of fishermen.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Sisters Bettina (left) and Alice Jackson (right), wearing their World War I Red Cross uniforms.
Description: An engraving depicting a woman reprimanding a young woman, while a young man looks in at a window in the background.
Description: Boy sitting in a "McFarlan" toy car as two men and a woman look on. The group appears to be in a toy store or toy department, with other toy cars, a rockin...
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