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Photograph

Climbing Rock

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Climbing Rock, a rock formation on the Wisconsin River.

Date: 1903 

Description: Johanna, Jennie, Edgar, and William Krueger husking corn in a cleared cornfield. Corn shocks are scattered around the field. Farm buildings are in the far...

Historical Object

Various Scenes Joy Camps

Date:  

Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Scrapbook displaying several photographs of Sue Ann Hackett's camp friends in the summer of 1949. Includes a girl wearing a swimm...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1909 

Description: View down center of Main Street, with a feed store and other businesses on the left. A grocery store, a barbershop and other businesses are on the right. A...

Date: 1900 

Description: Rear view of man operating a horse-drawn McCormick mower through cutover land. In the field are many tree trunks. The field is surrounded by trees.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: A tent of the Chicago Traveling Club with a sign on it saying "Always Hungry," and men with walking sticks, straw hats and a flute lounging on the ground i...

Photograph

Baird Avenue

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A boy drinks from a drinking fountain on Baird Avenue, a residential street.

Photograph

Steamboat Rock

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Steamboat Rock, a rock formation on the Wisconsin River. A small boat can be seen on the shore of the river. Caption reads, "Camera Work by Sweet...

Photograph

Ohio Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View looking north down Ohio Street. On the left corner, Sedalia Trust Company (built in 1890) features a corner entrance with stone columns. Published b...

Photograph

Pronto-Dog Stand

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a "Pronto-Dog" stand at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition staffed by three people. Behind the stand is an amusement park ride.

Postcard

View from Alma

Date: 1907-07-15 

Description: Photographic postcard of the river valley from the bluffs near Alma. A small portion of the river is visible between the bluffs and somewhat obscured by lo...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View looking down towards shoreline of troops on board a paddle boat on a canal. The boat flies an American flag. Other people stand on the shoreline and o...

Photograph

Chautauqua Grounds

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of the Chautauqua Grounds, founded in 1874. A log cottage stands on the left, and another wooden cottage can be seen on the right. Published by Laym...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The sewage disposal plant showing the settling basins and colloidal. The main pumping station for the sewage was situated near the Chicago, Milwaukee and S...

Date: 1925 

Description: Men and horses walk through an area damaged by the "tri-state tornado."

Date:  

Description: Elevated view up Wisconsin Avenue showing City Hall with the Post Office to the right. Also visible is the Presbyterian Church.

Date: 1909-04 

Description: An Italian soldier on horseback watches Wilbur Wright land a Wright "Flyer" somewhere near Rome. After his triumphant demonstration of the "Flyer" in Franc...

Date: 1947-12-17 

Description: The University of Wisconsin basketball team in 'natty' attire posing in front of a Northwest Airlines plane. They are taking the plane to San Francisco on...

Photograph

Filling Farm Silo

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Group of men use a Titan tractor to power a silo filler. There are several wagons and a barn. A few of the men may be observers from International Harveste...

Photograph

Civil War Reunion

Date: 1890 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the reunion of the 21st Wisconsin Infantry at the Soldier's Home.

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