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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Rural school group posed outside the schoolhouse.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The farmer and his wife are making soap outdoors. Lye is made by letting rain water seep through wood ashes for several months. Lye and fat produce soap. T...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Color photograph of a farmer operating a McCormick Farmall C tractor with attached mower. Farm buildings are in the background.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Roof of the Johnson Wax Administration Building during construction. The skylight domes have been installed. The building was designed by Frank Lloyd Wrigh...
Description: Mr. Sutton and Fay directing a scene for the movie "American Girl". Three people are standing in front of an automobile parked next to an airplane at Pennc...
Description: Man sitting in driver's seat of a Skelly Truck promoting itself with banners and streamers. In the background on the right is a church.
Description: Devil's Lake State Park Civilian Conservation Corps workers posed at rock formation, possibly Devil's Doorway.
Description: Two women and one man in street clothes and wearing hats posing among the logs of a large log jam on the Wisconsin River.
Description: "Erhard Luhn comes to the cheese factory in a sleigh."
Date: 1990 ca.
Description: Color photo of an International school bus driven along a coastal road. In the foreground is a split rail fence and lawn. The photograph was probably taken...
Description: Exterior view of a school with a gable roof with bell steeple.
Description: Group portrait of children in costume posed on the back of a truck decorated with streamers for the Cheese Day Parade. Some of the children hold handwritte...
Description: Outdoor informal group portrait of Devil's Lake State Park Civilian Conservation Corps workers.
Description: Old Mission Inn on shoreline of Lake Superior, taken from end of dock. The Old Mission Inn was razed in 1965.
Description: Exterior view of two public school buildings. The left building has a bell tower, with a flag hanging horizontally from peak of the roof over the entrance.
Description: Dusting a cranberry marsh to combat blunt-nosed leaf-hoppers, Cranberry Lake Development Co.
Description: The home of Ruth B. Glassow, a professor of physical education for women at the University of Wisconsin. The building was originally a barn on the estate o...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: W.H. Canfield stands in front of a log cabin. There is a brick chimney on the right side of the building.
Date: 1914-07-29 ca.
Description: Individuals and children sitting on benches in the foreground of the residential park with others in the middleground laying on the grass near the water fo...
Description: Color photo of a person driving an International Harvester school bus. This photograph was likely taken for promotional or advertisement material for the b...
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