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Photograph

Mauritz Road Grader

Date: 2004 

Description: This antique road grader was pulled by two horses. The driver sat on the front seat. A second operator stood on a back platform and regulated the blade.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a street scene. The Jacumba Hot Springs are advertised on top of a building housing a drug store, bakery and confectionary, and D & B Res...

Date: 1945-06-20 

Description: Pfc. William L. Clapp, 2633 Milwaukee Street, with his girl friend, Virginia Brown. Pfc. Clapp has just returned home from Camp Grant in Rockford, Illinois...

Date: 1906-10-27 before

Description: Front cover of the program and menu for the twenty-fifth anniversary dinner for Chief of Police John T. Janssen at the Hotel Pfister. At the top is an eagl...

Date: 1885 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Oconomowoc.

Photograph

Two Cows in Field

Date:  

Description: Two cows with horns look into the camera while standing in a field. The original caption reads "Meredith Jersey Cows; Comerna and Coferna, Twin Daughters o...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Men stand in a farmyard with a Mogul engine running what appears to be a belt-driven ensilage cutter, which is near the open door of a barn.

Photograph

Fox River Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: A rowboat floats along the shore of the Fox River near a small tree. Beyond this, a wooden building stands on the shore and other buildings are visible...

Postcard

Candy Cane

Date: 1909 

Description: William Elwell Middleton stands beside the giant candy cane which he won on Christmas Day, 1909. There is a bookcase in the background.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Campaign poster for Victor Berger (1860-1929), U.S. Senatorial campaign. The poster was used by Berger, Socialist candidate for the U.S. Senate in the camp...

Date: 1959-02 

Description: University of Wisconsin President Conrad A. Elvehjem (left), his wife, Constance, and Dr. and Mrs. W. P Hildebrand, Menasha, president of the State Medical...

Date: 1877-06 ca.

Description: Men seated outside during the Eastern District Norwegian Synod held at Immanuel Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Church in Winchester, Wisconsin. Winnebago C...

Photograph

Hansen home

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The residence of Casper Hansen, built in 1858. The home has a white picket fence and people posing outside.

Date: 1948-08-14 

Description: The city of Baraboo float in Sauk County's Wisconsin Centennial Parade.

Date:  

Description: Five circus performers, female and male, sit or stand astride a horse with a tent as a backdrop.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view over the ox-bow of the Bark River in early morning. Buildings, dwellings and barns are in the foreground at the bottom of the hill, and a bri...

Photograph

Mogul Tractor

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Men pull what appears to be a road grader or other road construction equipment with a Mogul tractor. In the background are farm buildings.

Date: 1926 

Description: View of Adams, Tripp and Van Hise Halls. All are residence halls on the University of Wisconsin campus with Picnic Point and Lake Mendota in the backgroun...

Date:  

Description: Large group of ten women posing with one man. Possibly identified in the back row, from left to right as Bessie Richards, Julia Ormsby, ? Stiell, Alta Hami...

Photograph

Flower Vendor

Date: 2012 ca.

Description: Hmong gardener kneeling and looking into the camera at the Northside Farmer’s Market. She is wearing a white hat, light blue shirt, royal blue apron, green...

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