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Description: A group of boys gathered around a telephone pole on a street corner, captioned: "Inquisitiveness: Getting an Electric Shock." A boy on the left has some ki...
Description: Milwaukee streetcar and its passengers. Original Falk caption reads, "Photos borrowed from Milwaukee County Transport for use in brochure 850801. Originals...
Date: date unknown
Description: View across street of the General Store. A group of five men, two women, and three children are standing in front. with a windmill is in the back and a sta...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of two automobiles crossing a toll bridge.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: View from street of house numbers 2813-2817 Center Avenue. Two cars parked on the road are covered in snow.
Description: Exterior view from street of Hillsboro's City Hall. It was constructed in 1937 with assistance from a Works Progress Administration (WPA) project. The lowe...
Description: View across road towards the parochial school, which is a two-story brick building with a cross on the steeple. Arched windows are above the entrance. Tree...
Description: Exterior view over railroad tracks of the Mlakar Hotel near a train station. A man sits on the porch of the hotel.
Description: The corner of State Street and Capitol Square from the roof of the Leath Furniture Store, with a view of the 100 block of State Street, the Wisconsin State...
Description: International Model 63 truck operated by H. Kramer and Co. The truck is on the street outside a large house(?) with a man seated in the cab. Printed on th...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Keller Avenue.
Description: Two children walk up the driveway while waving back at a school bus sitting at the curb in a residential neighborhood. The bus is a 22 foot International D...
Description: Mapleside, a historic home on University Avenue, being demolished. It is the future location of Burger King.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: A Chicago & Northwestern train crossing a railroad bridge.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A series of commercial buildings from the vantage point of the Court House along a river. A few horse-drawn carriages can be seen, as well as pedestrians.
Description: View across 76 Service Station parking lot towards a Quonset-hut style corrugated metal building across a street. An ambulance is in the right foreground,...
Description: View from shoreline towards a small wooden pier on Lake Monona. Homes and buildings and a water tower are among trees on the opposite shoreline. There is a...
Description: View down Prospect Avenue, with men sitting on a bench by the "Steponet" gas pumps in front of a storefront. A man stands on the sidewalk in front of the b...
Description: Snapshot by Madison butcher Earl Omen of elephants parading past the Monona Avenue gate of the third Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: View down center of downtown street in Port Washington. Night view showing electric lights, neon signs and falling snowflakes.
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