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Date: date unknown
Description: Crowd of people in front of house on Mifflin Street during the annual Miffland Street block party.
Description: Mapleside, a historic home on University Avenue, being demolished. It is the future location of Burger King.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Man in suit, holding a hat, posing on a roof across the street from the Wisconsin State Capitol, where the dome is under construction. In the far backgroun...
Description: View from the roof of the Dane County Coliseum of the Madison skyline, including the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: View over railroad tracks towards the railroad water tank.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The Flom Hotel or American House, 323 East Main Street, at the corner of South Hancock Street. The Vilas House, whose conveyance stands in front, was a ri...
Description: A crowd looks on as boys in derby cars await the start of the Madison Soap Box Derby at the starting gate on East Gorham St.
Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin State Capitol building, showing steel work of North Wing under construction. Crowds of people are gathered on the lawn for t...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Olin Terrace on Lake Monona.
Description: Close-up of the demolition of the dome of the Third Capitol, one of the few known photographs that permits such close observation of the architectural deta...
Description: Pierce Home, located at 424 North Pinckney Street. Also known as the Garnhardt home, built in 1857.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: A woman and three children pose in front of the Pierce family's house on Williamson Street. From left to right are Leo Kronenberg, Gertrude Kronenberg, The...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Central High School, designed by St. Paul architect Cass Gilbert and partially razed in 1986.
Description: Exterior view of the Brayton School.
Description: Unusual concrete play castle at Brittingham Park. This functional art was built by Paul Duesler with materials supplied by the Madison Jaycees.
Date: 1954-03 ca.
Description: A view from the Wisconsin State Capitol of Pinckney Street from East Washington to King Street.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: View across water towards the "Monona-Mobile" (pontoon car) on Lake Monona, close to a pier on the left where a man is standing and watching. Buildings on...
Description: Visitors to the zoo watching two sea lions. Although not internally identified, this image is thought to represent Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). It app...
Description: Winter scene of snow-covered path outside Main Hall (Bascom Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Illustration of the exterior of the tourist resort Tonyawatha Spring Hotel (an earlier version was called Tonyawatha House) from across Lake Monona. There...
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