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Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Wisconsin State Hospital for the Insane designed by Stephen V. Shipman
(Mendota Mental Health Institute).
Description: Stereograph of General Lee's headquarters at Gettysburg, photographed by Mathew Brady a few days after the battle. Two women appear on the lower right.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of church with tree in the foreground. One of the screen doors is fully opened. A dust pan hangs from a tree branch on the far left. There are hom...
Description: View of Taliesin courtyard from the roof of the bedroom wing of the residence. In the foreground is the roof of the porte-cochere. The workroom chimney an...
Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the stone church. There are four crosses, one on the bell tower, and three others at the corners of the roof. Wind...
Description: Andy and Karen Schnitzler and "Ruffy" pose in their Community Center. The Schnitzlers purchased the farm in 1980 and began the center in 1988.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: The kitchen in the Northern Hospital for the Insane. Institutional cooking equipment and various supplies are visible.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Some men are in a yard sitting and standing with scythe, rake and pitch fork. A woman sits on the front porch of a frame house with shutters, one closed on...
Description: View down a dirt road featuring a repair shop and other shop buildings. Men travel past the buildings by horse and carriage and by automobile.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from across road of front and side of dairy building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The hall is an Queen Anne-style structure built of...
Description: Interior view of the Sturgeon Bay Public Library. Library opened in 1913 with a gift of $12,500 from Andrew Carnegie. To the left of the photograph is a po...
Description: A view of children, adults, and a tree on the lawn in front of the Home for Crippled Children.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Kent Wood sitting on a wooden wheelbarrow against a wall holding a pipe. He has his right arm resting on a wooden box. A dog (at the ed...
Description: Schwartz exterior house with pickup truck in the driveway.
Description: Letterhead of the Carter Ice & Fuel Company, suppliers of ice, fuel, and building products in Menomonie, Wisconsin, with a three-quarter view of a one-stor...
Description: Interior view of the Madison Public Library. The library opened in 1905 and was funded by a $75,000 gift from Andrew Carnegie. Reverse of cardboard mountin...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Two-story house with an enclosed front porch, built in 1929 on the northwest shore of Madeline Island.
Description: Gift cows at the U.S. Marine Helicopter base in Soc Trang, Vietnam. Military and civilian men stand posing in a group in a field. Two of the men hold the r...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Nelson Dewey home with snow on the ground.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Dining room in Taliesin II. Several pieces of Asian art decorate the space.
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