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Date: 1897 ca.
Description: View of a large, stone residence with the first Ferris Wheel in the distance.
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...
Description: Exterior view of the Babcock home, a Queen Ann style structure at 537 E. Wisconsin Avenue. People, presumably the Babcock family, are standing in front of...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Exterior of front entrance of Main Hall (now Bascom Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of Bayfield with a sawmill in the foreground.
Description: Elevated view of legislators in the Assembly Chamber of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Lakeside entrance exterior stairway of an elaborate residence at Lake Geneva.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereograph; front of music hall along the road, with a horse and carriage team in front of the entrance. Buildings can also be seen in the left backgroun...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Looking south from the capitol dome of the Wisconsin State Capitol, the view is of West Main Street bound by South Hamilton Street and Monona Avenue (now M...
Description: Stereoview over rooftops of the Ferris wheel at the Chicago World's Fair.
Description: Methodist Episcopal church, located on Lake Street.
Date: 1893-10 ca.
Description: Looking towards the Benjamin Walker Castle, 1862-1893 from the path leading up to the front entrance in the 900 block of East Gorham Street.
Description: Cyanotype elevated view across Langdon Street from the Red Gym of the Wisconsin Historical Society Headquarters under construction.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Family of nine seated in front yard of brick house that has fan window on third floor, door trim and vines surrounding porch.
Description: Colorized postcard view of the Devil's Doorway rock formation overlooking Devil's Lake.
Description: This 1873 map of Winnebago County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, landownership and acreages, roads, r...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: View from the Wisconsin State Capitol looking south. Lake Monona is to the left, and West Washington Avenue is on the right. The Dane County Courthouse on...
Description: Catalog featuring calendar pages. The month of June features a group of horses in a barn looking out over a railing. July features a man driving a horse-dr...
Description: Corner view of the Ingram block, which contained the public library.
Date: 1877-06 ca.
Description: The congregation of the Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church during the Eastern District Norwegian Synod which ran from May 31-June 6, 1877. Winnebago Cou...
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