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Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Family in yard around table, with mother holding baby and doll. There is a doll carriage on the ground, and a long plank walkway leads to a brick house wit...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Looking north down the tree-lined 100 block of Wisconsin Avenue, with Christ Presbyterian Church and Central High School(later Madison Area Technical Colle...
Date: 1964 ca.
Description: Annie Devine, Fannie Lou Hamer, and Victoria Gray, fellow MFDP candidates. All three women are wearing hats and carrying handbags. A crowd of people are be...
Date: 1917 before
Description: Bascom Hall with dome (formerly Main Hall) from Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Lincoln Monument is in front of the entrance...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a Native American woman holding an infant.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of Bad River rushing over cliff at Copper Falls State Park.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: A farmer operates a McCormick grain binder pulled by two horses in a field. A young child wearing a wide-brimmed hat is watching, and a horse-drawn buggy c...
Description: Bridge and truck trail constructed by Works Progress Administration (WPA) workmen to facilitate forest fire prevention and control.
Description: Depiction of the battlefield. Engraved by J.C. McRae and drawn by W. Momberger.
Description: Copy photograph depicting storefronts along a street. This location would later become the site of Jung's General Store.
Description: View of the center village green featuring parked cars and a monument. A church steeple rises above trees.
Description: Front cover of the 1919 John A. Salzer Co. Seed Catalog featuring a colorful variety of Nasturtiums. The page is also decorated with a floral border.
Description: A view of a street in the central business district. A restaurant with a group of men in front on the left. Three children with a wagon on the right. A hou...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Phyllis Coggins, age 9, poses alongside the Cloverland School. She is identified as the "Leader in English" among the school children. She is wearing a s...
Description: Auction of old items at the Weber Brewery.
Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the high school. Front view of the school includes a flag pole and bare trees on the lawn surrounding the school....
Description: Colorized postcard of the Dells near Cambria. Text in upper left corner reads "'Dells,' Cambria, Wis."
Description: Allen Eilbes stands by this very old smokehouse. They used to smoke sausage in here.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of T.J. Thompson seated on a sled pulled by his dog. He traveled among the lumber camps between Winter and Raddison, selling watches and...
Description: Exterior of the Beardsley's house from the street. A young man in overalls stands on the wooden sidewalk. There is a hammock on the porch. A large building...
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