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Description: A view of the Shore Hotel from across the intersection at 34th Street and Central Avenue. A double staircase leads to the second-story porch where three c...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A classical Romanesque basilica. Facing southwest from Chase Avenue, just south of Lincoln Avenue. Pedestrians are near the entrance.
Description: View from shoreline of toll bridge under construction.
Description: Exterior view from Langdon Street of main entrance of Memorial Union on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The inscription on the wall in front of...
Description: Bird's-eye view of Oshkosh, "drawn from nature."
Description: Five men stand on a sidewalk in front of a theater. The sign above the theater reads "Scenes of the World on Land and Sea, Admission 5 cents". The signs...
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: View of the intersection of East Washington Avenue at Butler Street. The offices of the Capital Times newspaper are visible.
Description: Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway engine #10, the "Hiawatha", built by the company shop in Milwaukee. There are houses in the far background along a ri...
Description: The ferry landing in Weston, Missouri; Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oreg...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Group portrait of George, Louise, and Milton, their son, standing in front of a fence. They are traveling with one suitcase and a full handbag. All three a...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Semi-panoramic view of the Nekoosa Paper Company plant on the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: A brochure for the lake region of north-eastern Illinois and south-eastern Wisconsin providing information on summer activities and places to stay in the a...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Main Street, showing a grocery store, restaurant, and the Up and Down Tavern.
Description: View of the Astor Bank vault, built by John Jacob Astor in Green Bay.
Description: Evening Wisconsin building. Horse-drawn vehicle lower left hand side.
Date: 1914-08-20 ca.
Description: View from across the street of 4th Ward Square. Individuals sitting on benches and grass in the park. Caption on glass plate reads, "4th Ward Square".
Description: Exterior view of the McCormick Works Club House. The Club House was designed for recreational use by factory employees.
Description: House built of stove-wood by David Williams in 1848-49.
Description: A view of the smoldering third Wisconsin State Capitol. The roof of the west wing has collapsed; debris litters the steps.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: This map covers parts of Minnesota, Iowa, and South Dakota and advertised 1,000,000 acres of land available. Communities, roads, and railroad lines are lab...
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