Date: 1972-07-09 

Description: Wall in the University of Wisconsin Madison's Van Vleck Hall, which houses the Mathematics Department, decorated with a geometrical design.

Date: 1949-11-12 

Description: University of Wisconsin running back Gwynn Christensen (#15) carries the ball against Iowa in their game at Camp Randall. Iowa players trying to make the t...

Date: 1952-04-29 

Description: Election committee chairman of the Central High School Student Council election, Dave Thurman is shown at the left explaining the rules of the election to...

Date: 1974-04-28 

Description: Dual steeples on the First Congregational Church at Breese Terrace and University Avenue.

Date: 1931-06-08 

Description: Brewington Typewriter Company, 533 State Street, window display featuring Royal typewriters and an adding machine. The name was later changed to Stemp Type...


Brisbois House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A view of the entrance to the Brisbois house.

Date: 1949-09 

Description: Advertising proof for International trucks, featuring color illustrations of many different kinds of trucks. Includes the text "Choose from America's most...


Peter D. Thomas

Date:  date unknown

Description: Seated portrait of Peter D. Thomas (1847-1925) of Racine. Thomas was an escaped slave who joined the 15th Wisconsin Regiment during its service in Tenness...


Downtown Berlin

Date: 1975-02-05 

Description: Businesses at the intersection of Capron and Water Street downtown. In the foreground is a beer truck making a delivery to the Corner Bar and across the s...


Stewart and Daniels

Date: 1923-02-01 

Description: Stewart (left) and Daniels, International Harvester dealers, stand side by side in front of their company truck.

Book or Pamphlet

Farwell's Madison Mills

Date: 1851 

Description: Engraving of the five-story tall mill erected at the outlet of the Yahara Creek by Leonard J. Farwell. This engraving appears in Statistics of Dane County,...

Date: 1925 

Description: Vending stand on Highway 13 near Van Hill Cabins. A man stands near an automobile parked in the road in front, and three girls are gathered on benches unde...

Date: 1903 

Description: A work crew of the Upham Lumber and Manufacturing Company near Athens, Wisconsin. The men are riding on a flatbed car of the Abbottsford and Northeastern R...


Office Interior

Date: 1931 

Description: A view of a cluttered office, possibly that of the photographer, with several desks and two typewriters. There is a large model train on a mantle above a s...


10-20 Tractor

Date: 1910 

Description: Three-quarter length left side view from front of an International Harvester 10-20 tractor parked in front of a shed at the company's Milwaukee Works facto...

Date: 1876 

Description: View, from above, of what may be the G. Gullockson farmstead. A frame house with people in front is in the left foreground with a pond on the right.


Description: Winter scene with three men and a dog on railroad tracks, also a man in the far background. Two of the men are up on the snowbanks with shovels. "The Grand...

Date: 1967 

Description: Freedom House in flames after Milwaukee Police fired tear gas into the building. Two armed officers stand in front of the burning building. Both officers h...


Fat Man's Misery


Description: Fat Man's Misery.

Date: 1858 

Description: Panoramic sketch of State Street between North and South Halls on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Published in Frank Leslie's Illustrate Newsp...

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