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View these 19th-century panoramic, detailed maps of Wisconsin communities.

The Extinction of a Species

Read about how the species of passenger pigeons became extinct. Follow links to short essays on the topic and view a collection of images.

The "Teenie Weenies" cartoons enchanted readers of all ages for more than 50 years. View this selection of cartoons by William Donahey.

Images of a Milwaukee Manufacturing Powerhouse

Read about one of Milwaukee's most successful manufacturing companies and view vintage photographs of the corporation.

A Historical Look at Service Stations

Photographs of Wisconsin gas stations portray the development of service station architecture.

Black-and-white photographs taken and printed by Civil War-era photographer George N. Barnard.

Photographer David Giffey Captures Details of Migrant Worker Life

Learn about migrant worker life in Wisconsin and Texas captured by Wisconsin-born photojournalist David Giffey.

A Wisconsin family's photography of their life, pets, parades and other festivities from the late 19th through the early 20th century.

View Edmund Eisenscher's photographs of the personal and work life of Milwaukee union members from 1938-1956

Photographic portraits of Native Americans dating from 1898.

Native American Photographs

Collection of photographs documenting Native American life and the impact of federal government.

View images from film "Hell's Angels," released by United Artists in 1930.

View the online collection of Photo Copy Service photographs taken in Madison from the 1920s through 1960s.

Madison's Settlement House

Images of Madison's only settlement house, Neighborhood House, from 1916 until the 1960.

View a gallery of foreign film posters from the Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research.

Milwaukee's First Photojournalist

Read about the life and career of photojournalist John Robert Taylor, who captured the spirit of Milwaukee through photographs in the early 20th century.

View this beautiful collection of Valentine's Day greeting cards collected from 1840 through 1980.

Grant County Rural Schools

The Story of Two Communities Through Photographs

Read about the history of Manitowoc and Two Rivers, two Wisconsin communities, and view photos documenting more than 150 years of life in the two cities.
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