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Description: View down dirt street, with cars parked at the curbs near the shops. The shops include a post office, Ford repair shop, and furniture/rug store. Several me...
Date: date unknown
Description: View looking into Sid's backyard with his concrete sculptures set among the trees and plants bordering the lawn. A large dog-lion sculpture is in the foreg...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Elevated view looking down at a large crowd of people gathered at the depot to see off Company D of the 5th Wisconsin Infantry leaving Hartford for Camp Do...
Description: Postcard view of the Madison Free Library and its surrounding area. The library was built with Carnegie money and opened in 1906. The name changed to Mad...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of tree-lined Washington Street with houses partially visible on the right side of the image. To the left, a man stands in the street.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: View of a residential street lined with trees, probably taken in early Spring. The home of A.H. Allyn can be seen at left. A covered fountain can be seen i...
Description: Vel Phillips is on a podium wearing a dress. To the left are two members of the media holding recording equipment who are documenting the N Lindsay Street...
Description: Several families peer into an animal environment at the Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo). Three small children stand on top of the stone wall and look over...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: A view of the facade of a log cabin on the grounds of the State Normal School. A black dog sits in front of the building.
Description: A view of intersecting tree-lined streets. In the foreground, a house is visible on the left.
Description: Postcard of the lower dam and shoreline along the Fox River.
Description: Street scene with parked and moving vehicles and with buildings on one side and a row of trees on the other.
Description: "Peavy Falls Group" of men and boys posed on bank of river. There is a man in a canoe in the river, and a footbridge in the background.
Description: An electrical box on a wooden pole is in the center foreground. Behind it is a street, and on the other side of the street is a Phillips 66 service station...
Description: Elevated view of the town's elaborate brick church featuring a central steeple.
Description: A general store and gas station with a car parked in front.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View of the Quisling Towers Apartment building, 1 East Gilman Street at the corner of Wisconsin Avenue. Built in the Art Moderne style by the Quisling bro...
Description: Exterior of entrance to the Engineering Building along Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Later this became the Education building.
Description: Radio Station WIBA's new building in the 3800 block of Regent Street.
Description: Black Earth telephone company maintenance truck in front of the local office.
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