Wisconsin Avenue

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Winter scene with two women walking in the snow on Wisconsin Avenue at Ninth Street, Milwaukee.

Date: 1873 

Description: This map shows lots and blocks, additions and subdivisions, and large-scale landownership. The map is oriented with north to the upper right. The map is fr...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: View of an optometrist's office, with equipment and supplies awaiting a patient.

Date: 1938 

Description: Advertising brochure for International Models D-2 and D-5 delivery trucks. Features image of man unloading tank from delivery truck owned by the Liquid Car...

Date: 1917 

Description: General line color catalog illustration of an International horse-powered hay press. The text beneath the illustration reads, "Low Stepover, Low Bale Chamb...

Date: 1899 

Description: Portrait of the veterans of Company E, 12th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry at their reunion. H.H. Bennett appears standing at the far right of the second row...

Date: 1948-09-18 

Description: Ardis Justman and Marvin Hahn are united in marriage at Zion Lutheran Church on Zion Church Road.

Date: 1957-09-17 

Description: Mrs. A.O. Sanders, Milwaukee; Mrs. Ray Buege, Oconomowoc; Mrs. M.C. Hunt, Racine; and Mrs. A.P. Sandschneider, Ft. Atkinson, standing, are some of the out-...

Date: 1962-09-14 

Description: Senator Alexander Wiley posing with a cutaway model of an Apollo rocket. Behind him on a wall are portraits of Dwight D. Eisenhower and John F. Kennedy.

Date: 1963-01-09 

Description: Mary Barnes, wearing a mink stole and pearls, models her outrageous hat. It is wired to light 10 street lights that are arranged around the brim.


Man in Buggy


Description: Man in a buggy driving a team of two horses, possibly Abe Bailey.

Date: 1872 

Description: Catalog cover for "The Advance Mower" featuring a color illustration of a man sitting on the mower pulled by a team of two horses through a field, with the...

Date: 1960-10-10 

Description: A group of women plan the Lawyers' Wives of Dane County luncheon. Seated left to right are Marion Crownhart, reservations chairman; Helen McAndrews, telep...


Woman on a Farm


Description: A woman stands on a road that travels through a farm. There are several farm buildings visible along with a wagon.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Blanchardville Depot. The two-story building is painted with the village's name. A locomotive is in front of the platform where a grou...

Date: 1958-06-14 

Description: Constance and Conrad Elvehjem attend a Wisconsin Alumni Association Alumni Day banquet. Constance is being honored as the Association's "Alumna of the Year...


East Water Street


Description: East Water Street from near Walker's Point Bridge showing two men in the foreground.

Date: 1944-03 

Description: Republican Presidential candidate Wendell Willkie with Mr. and Mrs. Louis J. Fellenz Jr. (R-Fond du Lac), sitting at a banquet table in front of a large ph...

Date: 1949-08-10 

Description: Group portrait of the Hellenbrand family softball team that will play a special exhibition game against the Madison Gardner Bakery team. The Hellenbrand te...

Date: 1897 

Description: A painting of the three colonels of the 26th North Carolina Regiment. John R. Lane (born July 4, 1835), Harry King Burgwyn (born October 3, 1841), Zebulon...

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