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Description: View from below looking up towards workers constructing and reinforcing the forms for the footings of the interstate highway bridge at Mirror Lake.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Three men and two women in front yard, with frame house and two children standing on porch behind. The house has a stone foundation and small second story...
Description: View across street of the German Lutheran Church. There is a lamppost and a sign at the foot of the stairs. A fenced-in churchyard is on the right. The par...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Andrew Amundsen's farm. A man with horses is at a well in the foreground. The well utilizes a well sweep. A barn, house, granary and people in a ho...
Date: 1962-08-05 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Riverside Paper Corporation mill. On the left is a road along a river, and on the right are railroad tracks along the mill. A sign in the...
Description: A group of Freedom School students walk along a road in an image taken by a civil rights volunteer.
"Freedom School students on way to see the superinte...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Log cabin near Spider Lake built with vertical logs. A tall pine tree grows nearby.
Date: 1874 after
Description: Stereoview of Broadway in Milwaukee. Home has many peaks on the roof, and the drive to the entrance is on the right.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: View across dirt road of dwellings among trees. View features three residential dwellings, each featuring two stories and porches.
Description: View down road over railroad tracks towards buildings and dwellings on the left. A family is standing on the stoop of a house in the far background on the...
Description: Group portrait of members of the "rangy and powerful" University of California varsity rowing team who were in Madison to compete against the University of...
Description: The totem pole has a carved wooden bear clinging to the top. The totem pole was erected in 1927 in honor of the aboriginal inhabitants of Wisconsin. Potawa...
Description: This ceremony at Truax Field signaled the start of construction of the 120-unit apartment project for war veterans by the Madison Housing Authority. Henry...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A view from "Ye Headland Inn," located along the rocky coastline, and featuring crashing waves.
Description: An International Harvester parade float in the Golden Jubilee celebration parked alongside a road. The text on the side of the float reads, "Motor Transpor...
Date: 1961-09-19 ca.
Description: View of a tree-lined residential street. The street is lined with large homes with generously-sized yards.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A group of children gathered on a rock. There is a mountain in the background. Carrie describes in multiple journals that children were rarely fully clothe...
Description: View down street towards a garage with a gas pump on the left. There is a man standing by a parked car. Two women and a boy are standing near a parked car...
Description: The author's wife Clothilde admires a cherry tree in full bloom at Gibraltar Orchard.
Description: "Late in the day, the cows return for milking on the Batzler farm."
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