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Description: View down dirt road towards Madison from Elmside. There is a horse and buggy on the side of the road near the shoreline, with a woman wearing a veil sittin...
Description: Photographic postcard of a scene at Little Norway. A log building stands to the left and the chassis of a wagon to the right. Below is the text "Scene at L...
Date: date unknown
Description: Outdoor group portrait of the band of St. Martin's Catholic Church. The members pose with their instruments, which include clarinets, french horns, flugelh...
Description: Group of students on the lawn listening to a teacher. The Abraham Lincoln School for Social Science, Chicago, Illinois, sponsored a Summer Institute in Mad...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Robert E. Faber (b. 1933) posing in his backyard wearing a Mexican cowboy costume purchased by his parents Michael and Margaret (Diebold) Faber when they v...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: John Theodore Parman and his wife Louise stand second and third from the left behind their home's fence. Their daughters can be seen in the windows and the...
Description: A walkway surrounded by a lawn and trees leads to the state Capitol building. The building features a large dome with Wisconsin on top, columns, a detailed...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Captain William Hogbin stands on the steps of his tailor shop at 414 West Gilman Street. Captain Hogbin was born in England and trained as a tailor there....
Description: Line up of City Cabs in front of the J. Heilprin & Co. Wholesale Fruits & Groceries, 612 W. Main Street, formerly the Illinois Central Passenger Depot.
Description: Business section of Fitchburg. Building and trees to the right with men and cars out front.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: An aerial view of "Little Norway."
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Distant view of the town, with railroad track in foreground. The church is the highest point in the image. "General View. Blue Mounds in the Distance. Alt...
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: Small sidewheel steam launches on Lake Monona.
Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The dome and south wing pictured here were built in 1899.
Description: Exterior view from across an intersection of the John Doris house, 603-605 West Main Street at South Bedford Street. The home was once a hotel, now home to...
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: In 1845, Ole Wettlesen and his wife Thorbjor and family left Laardal, Telemark, Norway, for America, eventually settling in Dane County. There, Ole establ...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Plow (Plough) Inn, 3402 Monroe St., surrounded by trees. There are a flight of steps up to the landing for the front door. A small, shed-like building...
Description: Elevated view from of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus from the roof of "the library," (Wisconsin Historical Society building.)
Description: View from street of Saul Kasdin posing in front of Kasdin's Fancy Groceries & Meats, a store at 402 West Lakeside Street. Merchandise and prices are displa...
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