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Date: 1837 ca.
Description: An amateur painting, probably representing the "first house in Madison, Wisconsin". The Peck Cabin, one of the many free variations on an original paintin...
Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of City Hall, a brick building with an arched entrance, a flag pole on the left, and a belfry on the right. Handwrit...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: "Little Norway" bridge.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: View of the Wisconsin River dam.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Exterior view of University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agriculture. On the left is a large chimney and the Hiram Smith Hall.
Description: The dining room of the Milton House that was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Good...
Date: date unknown
Description: Three Ford V8 panel trucks and one automobile parked in front of Al Meinke Electric Refrigerator Service store, 1639 Monroe Sreet. On the left is Monroe Cl...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Pecatonica River and bridge.
Description: Two-story cottage with a built-in garage. There is a young vine over the roofed entrance, and a bench and potted plant near the garage door.
Description: A drawing of Milton Academy.
Description: A view of the facade and side of the building, made mostly of brick.
Description: Arched portico with columns at main entrance of Memorial Union on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: View across street towards group of men standing on the sidewalk in front of the Perfect Oil Corporation in front of a Mobiloil truck. They are the station...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: World War I poster urging newly arrived immigrants to conserve food to aid the allied cause. The image shows people in ethnic costume being ushered into th...
Description: The Senate Chamber after restoration in the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Flags and posters are displayed over King Street for the fifty year celebration. One banner reads: "1848 Wisconsin 1898." Pedestrians are on the streets an...
Description: Map of Verona, Wisconsin.
Description: Iron mines with railroad tracks three miles south of North Freedom, in La Rue. One the left are buildings with three large smokestacks; on the right is mac...
Description: View of a passenger train crossing a bridge near the Sheboygan Mineral Water Company Bottling Works building.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A Mineral Point high school used through 1904.
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