Bascom Hall

Date: 1925 

Description: Exterior view of main entrance of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1946 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with a woman using a sewing machine to sew a large piece of cloth patterned with four-leaf clovers. Anot...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Main street lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians. Electric lights hang over the street. Signs read: "Ada National Bank" "Dr. Thompson...


William Mason

Date: 1861 ca.

Description: Tintype portrait of William Mason of Magnolia, Wisconsin, member of the 3rd Wisconsin Infantry band. He is seated in uniform and holds a tuba. The buttons...

Date: 1935-12 

Description: Plan for the Michael B. Olbrich Memorial Entrance to the Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum and Wild Life Refuge.

Date: 1936-04-16 

Description: Madison Packing Co. (Neesvig) truck parked in front of their store at 307 W. Johnson Street, with Labor Temple next door, 309 W. Johnson Street. Sign on tr...


Spreading Gravel

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two men spreading gravel from a horse-drawn dump wagon onto a road. The wagon was manufactured by Road Machine Co.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a bedroom at Doctor's Hospital, founded by Theodore Atlas in the early 1900's. A view from across the room shows a patient's bed, two chairs,...

Date: 1952-07-29 

Description: Portrait of Hugh D. Ingersoll, the new finance administrative assistant to Madison mayor George Forster, seated behind a desk.

Date: 1963 

Description: A police officer directs a parade of circus wagons carried on International trucks through downtown streets. The 25-piece parade originated at Circus World...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A hand-drawn postcard of St. John's Evangelical Church in Monroe.

Date: 1959-06-16 

Description: Roundy Coughlin and the Roundy's Fun Fund committee thanks Suzy Peterson, past president of the ninth grade "Y" Teen Club at West High School. The group of...


Woman Holding Child

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Portrait of a woman standing in a yard next to a maple tree, holding a child in her arms,


Ohio Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View looking north down Ohio Street. Pedestrians walk by storefronts as a man rides on horseback. Published by Dunlap's.


Description: A view of Columbia Street, a residential district in Farmington, Missouri.


Baby Week

Date: 1952-04-16 

Description: Portrait of 10-month old Martha Jean Johnson, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Everett F. Johnson.


R. Justman Barn

Date: 2004 

Description: Rodney and Laurie Justman live at W1910 Hwy TW (Section 5). They purchased the farm in 1975. Rodney's first wife, Jeanine, died in July 1996.


Description: Propaganda photograph received from China Features in Peking by the Southern Patriot newspaper published in Louisville, Kentucky. The photograph illustrat...

Date: 1959-01-05 

Description: Jim Gallagher (left) and Whitney Gould sit indoors while putting on their skates.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Institutional fire fighting department at the Northern Hospital for the Insane, executing drills on the exterior of the building. Fire fighting equipment i...

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