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Description: Exterior of Carton House Hotel at corner of First and Market Streets. A man stands on the sidewalk in front of the hotel.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View from across street of a shirtless young man standing beside an automobile in the shade of a lean-to attached to the old Ringling Hotel. Signs on the t...
Description: Two police officers stand beside a new police ambulance parked in front of the Madison Police Station, 14-16 South Webster Street.
Description: Klean Rite Auto Laundry at 739 East Mifflin Street. It was apparently not a car wash, but an automobile service station.
Description: View from low section of quarry towards the processing plant up a steep rise. Tracks for hauling limestone are on the left near small sheds and a marshy ar...
Date: date unknown
Description: Locomotive and railroad crew.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A small church with open bell tower stands along Barstow Street (now East Montello Street/Highway 23) with houses in the background. Trees along the right...
Description: Exterior view of the round, large frame barn of Chas. Tisch. A man in a carriage and a team of horses wearing fly-nets poses in front. On the right a man a...
Description: View of Williamson Street from inside Shafer Pharmacy. The owner, Hugh Hessman, stands by a large arched window looking out onto the street. He wears glass...
Description: Company trucks in front of Nehi Bottling Company (Royal Crown Soda), 2600 University Avenue at the intersection of Grand Avenue. The back ends of the four...
Description: Colorized postcard view down a street in a central business district. There is a park on the left, and storefronts with awnings on the right. A bank is on...
Description: The ruins of a railroad depot after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War.
Description: Fauerbach Brewery on the right, looking South on South Blount from Williamson Street toward Lake Monona.
Date: 1909 after
Description: A view of the facade and side of First Congregational Church. Its main entrance is part of the belfry structure. All visible windows are stained glass, dec...
Description: Historic carriage on display at the Mayville Historical Society.
Description: Elevated view of Vice Admiral Marc Mitscher's car in a parade held in his honor. Hillsboro planned the celebration to commemorate the first time in ten yea...
Description: The Schoelkopf advertising truck parked on the street near the store at 210-216 E. Washington Avenue. The truck advertises a number of products: Rockway Sp...
Description: Car on a dirt highway west of Hustler. The highway is U.S. 12 and 16.
Description: Elevated view of the Strand Theater located at 16 East Mifflin Street near the corner of Wisconsin Avenue. The marquee reads "Babe Ruth and Anna Q. Nilsson...
Description: Winter scene with the 20th Century Market, located at 1860 East Washington Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin. There is snow on the ground. The Lee Tires garage is...
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