Search the Wisconsin Historical Society's collections

Searching for

Refine by

Results 1-20 of 70

Postcard

Juliusspital Apotheke

Date: 
Description: The palace-like Juliusspital was founded in 1576 by Prince Bishop Julius Echter as a refuge for the sick and the poor. The Rococo apothecary (reproduction...
Photograph

Tractor and Plow Being Towed

Date: March 1935
Description: A tractor and plow on a trailer is being towed by a truck.
Photograph

Young Boy in Wagon Pulled by Dogs

Date: 1915
Description: Young boy in a wagon pulled by two dogs near a cornfield.
Photograph

Mary Mears

Date: 
Description: Writer Mary Mears, second daughter of John Hall Mears and Elizabeth Farnsworth Mears, in formal studio portrait.
Photograph

Steamer "Lily"

Date: 
Description: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers buoy tender "Lily".
Photograph

Gesell Children

Date: 
Description: Studio portrait of Gesell children. Two boys, Arnold in center, pulling girl in wagon.
Photograph

Albion Academy North Hall

Date: 1890
Description: North Hall.
Photograph

Aerial View of City Along River

Date: 1930
Description: Aerial view of the city and the river.
Photograph

Hawks Tavern Smokehouse

Date: 1920
Description: Smokehouse with surrounding trees at Hawks Tavern, also known as Hawks Inn.
Photograph

Grave of Pahoppa

Date: 
Description: The grave of Pahoppa. This image comes from an Osage album with the inscription: "Compliments of G.W. Parsons."
Photograph

Chief Black Dog and Wife

Date: 
Description: Chief Black Dog and his wife posed in front of a painted backdrop. This image comes from an Osage album with the inscription: "Compliments of G.W. Parsons....
Photograph

Truman, Rennebohm, Thompson

Date: October 14 1948
Description: President Harry Truman, Governor Oscar Rennebohm, and Senator Carl Thompson of Stoughton riding in the back of an open car during a Presidential visit to M...
Postcard

Frances E. Willard School

Date: 1910
Description: Frances Willard School house built in 1853. The image of a bow is printed on the postcard on the left. Caption reads: "The Francis E. Willard School, Janes...
Photograph

Forest House

Date: 1875
Description: The Forest House, a hotel, restaurant and stage office. It was operated by Mr. and Mrs. Chas. A. Dingle and was located on the corner of Third and Forest S...
Postcard

View of Wausau, Wisconsin

Date: 1905
Description: Elevated view of Wausau, Wisconsin with the residential area in the foreground and business district in the background.
Postcard

The Philosopher Press

Date: 1910
Description: Exterior view of the Philosopher Press.
Print

Methodist Church

Date: 1910
Description: Exterior view of the Methodist Church.
Photograph

Patio of Cornish House

Date: 1946
Description: Slightly elevated view of the patio area of a Cornish house.
Photograph

Main Street

Date: 
Description: Elevated view of Main Street. A crowd of people are in the street and on the sidewalks.
Photograph

Brisbois House

Date: 1936
Description: View of front and right side of the Brisbois house, the oldest stone house in the state of Wisconsin.

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: