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Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1925 

Description: A view of a street in the central business district. A restaurant with a group of men in front on the left. Three children with a wagon on the right. A hou...

Date: 1940 before

Description: Formerly the home of Alexander Mitchell, at West Wisconsin Avenue and Tenth Street; in 1917 it became the Wisconsin Club. Entrance gate in the winter. Wr...

Date: 1978-05 

Description: Auction of old items at the Weber Brewery.

Photograph

Marine Barracks

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the staff at the dining hall of the marine barracks. The staff wears white aprons and prepares to serve food, and tables are set on either side...

Postcard

High School

Date: 1908 

Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the high school. Front view of the school includes a flag pole and bare trees on the lawn surrounding the school....

Date: 2004 

Description: Allen Eilbes stands by this very old smokehouse. They used to smoke sausage in here.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Interior view of Congregational Church with stained glass windows.

Date: 1946-06-24 

Description: Group portrait of the 8th grade graduation class, St. Raphael's Catholic School, 216 West Main Street. Pictured are the forty-seven graduates and a priest.

Date: 1934-09 

Description: Men inside an open doorway of a farm building stand on a platform loading cranberries into a cleaning machine shortly after harvest.

Date:  

Description: First one light is the truth and then another
but always it is shining on some counterpart

Date: 1930 before

Description: Holiday postcard of Santa Claus waving to two children. He has a basket of toys and dolls on his back and is holding a toy horse. He is wearing the traditi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereograph of John Johnston's (1836-1904) first grand home, 1130 Grand Avenue. Johnston was a successful Milwaukee banker, who moved to "The Lion House" a...

Date:  

Description: People stand along a log boardwalk in front of log cottages. Trees and foliage surround the buildings.

Date: 1930 

Description: Page from the Tansy Camp Fire Girls album kept by Neighborhood House, with groups of girls posing at the end of a pier, in front of tents, on the remains o...

Photograph

Old Mission Church

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Interior of the Congregational Church, a.k.a. Old Mission Church. The interior walls are covered with cedar trees.

Photograph

West Pediment

Date:  date unknown

Description: North Pediment, called "The Unveiling of the Resources of the State", by the sculptor Karl Bitter. One of four groups of granite statuary on the exterior o...

Postcard

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Main Street. People, automobiles, and horse-drawn vehicles line the dirt-covered street and sidewalks. A Gold Medal Flour billboar...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across lawn of a cottage at Buckminster Rooms and Cottage. There are striped awnings on the windows. A barn is in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Dock with two steamboats and fishing implements in harbor.

Date: 1935-06-03 ca.

Description: Men from the Illinois Soil Conservation Project stand for a photograph at International Harvester's experimental farm at Hinsdale. Original caption reads:...

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