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Postcard

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Main Street. Businesses line the street, including the Adams Auto Company Dodge-Plymouth, McBride Equipment Company, and McCormick...

Date: 1943-06-02 

Description: Looking Northwest. Workers are standing on the right next to the exposed drainage pipes in the damaged bridge. Sheets and quilts are covering the entranc...

Photograph

Marburg Apartments

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: The Marburg Apartments at 124 W. Dayton Street.

Date: 1930 

Description: Exterior view of the San Antonio branch building of the International Harvester Company. The front of the building appears to be a modern addition to the b...

Photograph

Monona Avenue

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: Monona Avenue. The Wisconsin State Capitol can be seen in the background.

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the University of Wisconsin campus shows from west to east the Agricultural Hall, Observatory Hall and the Wisconsin Historical Society with...

Date: 1899-06-12 ca.

Description: Elevated view over water of the damage created by a tornado. A river, with debris visibly floating in it, runs through the town. Groups of people are walki...

Date: 1855 ca.

Description: Fox-Wisconsin portage and canal map, when the canal was not yet built. From a map in the office of the city clerk at Portage. "The old trail, the location...

Postcard

Brokaw Hall

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard view of the exterior of the three-story Brokaw Hall on the Lawrence College campus.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Side view of a U.S. Army Engineer topographer wearing skis while using a tripod stand to write. The engineer is standing next to a barbed wire obstacle kno...

Photograph

Group on Steamer

Date: 1899-07-16 

Description: A group of children and adults sitting outdoors on the steamer "Sheboygan." Three women and four children, one in a stroller, are gathered near the railing...

Date: 1899-06-12 

Description: Stereoview of rescuers and onlookers standing among the wreckage in the wake of a cyclone. Bare trees, horses, houses, and a church steeple are in the back...

Date:  

Description: Two boys lying on the grass asleep in Tenney Park near the lagoon with a hat between them. The Sherman Avenue bridge and the Hausmann Brewery malt house ap...

Date: 1899-06-12 after

Description: A man works to clear debris in the aftermath of a tornado. Other men, women and children are gathered nearby.

Photograph

Babcock Drive

Date: 1948 

Description: Signpost for Babcock Drive with the Agricultural Hall on the University of Wisconsin campus in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two-story log cabin and shed in a forest. The building was used by early settlers in Langlade County near Antigo.

Photograph

Mapleside

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: An old house east of the Hill Farm House on Middleton Road. The house was remodeled by Sam Miller, who named it Mapleside.

Date: 1867 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Green Bay and Fort Howard, Brown Co., depicts street names and street layouts, houses, trees, and the East River. A reference key at the...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: An army unit from the 310th United States Army Engineer Corps marching through town. The group is being lead by Captain McArdle from Company A, 310th Unite...

Date: 1914 

Description: Harry Houdini, born Erik Weisz in Hungary and raised as Erich Weiss in Appleton, Wisconsin, preparing to do one of his famous escapes, this time from a sub...

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