Search the Wisconsin Historical Society's collections

Searching for

Refine by

Results 1-4 of 4


First to Fly in Italy

Date: 1909
Description: Crowds of Italians rushing to see Wilbur Wright and his airplane near Rome. After his triumphant demonstration of the "Flyer" in France the previous fall,...

Wright Airplane Landing

Date: April 1909
Description: An Italian soldier on horseback watches Wilbur Wright land a Wright "Flyer" somewhere near Rome. After his triumphant demonstration of the "Flyer" in Franc...

Frank Allis in Library

Date: December 1892
Description: Portrait of Frank Allis wearing a suit, seated in library.

Frank Allis House

Date: May 1895
Description: Exterior view from front drive of the Frank Allis house, now 4123 Monona Drive. The architect was William D. Kimball from Milwaukee and it was built in 189...

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at: