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Description: The official opening of Wade House. Amid great fanfare, complete with an appearance by poet Carl Sandburg, Wade House opened to the public on June 6th, 195...
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: Color photograph of an M-139 truck transporting members of a bridge-building unit and construction materials to the bank of a river in a wooded area. The s...
Description: Color photograph of men guiding a piece of wreckage from a jet fighter onto the ground as it is lifted by the arm of a Model M-246 truck. The specificatio...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Young boy with a rootbeer float moustache standing in the parking lot of a rootbeer stand.
Description: This was Coach Ray Fisher's only appearance on Breese Stevens Field Saturday morning when his Michigan baseball team received its second straight setback a...
Description: "Al Trauba."
Description: 1300 University Avenue. Exterior of building from across the street, with trees lining the sidewalk. In front of the building, on the left, is a curved dri...
Description: Wisconsin author August Derleth standing in front of his Sauk City home, "the Place of the Hawks."
Description: Soldiers in Ishikowa, Okinawa rest on top of a truck with a dog. This photograph was taken hours after Ishikowa (population 400) fell. The marines, dressed...
Description: Juan B. Marquez, driver of an International L-150 truck for Borden's Fine Dairy Products, delivers a crate of dairy products to El Aguila Groceries. The b...
Description: Robert E Bodoh, the photographer's son-in-law removes a swarm of bees from a pine tree branch. He is placing the swarm in a bag.
as the person collectin...
Description: Action shot of the East High School vs. West High School football game as Mort Rabinowitz (West #49) scores a touchdown.
Date: 1954 ca.
Description: Front view of Father Mazzuchelli's chapel.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A woman and young girl review the latest fashion merchandise in a retail window display.
Description: Man driving an International Harvester Farmall M tractor which is pulling a forage harvester next to a truck.
Description: Jackie Robinson crouches and points to a diagram of a baseball diamond sketched on the pavement as a large group of primarily African-American boys, some i...
Description: Metro trucks and Metro-Mites parked bumper to bumper in an outdoor lot at the Metropolitan Body company, an International Harvester subsidiary. The truck a...
Description: An exterior view of the Levi B. and Ester Smilie Vilas mansion, located at 521 North Henry Street. Built around 1851, the house was later used by the Phi G...
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: View from inside front seat of an automobile looking toward intersection of Midvale Avenue and Odana Road.
Date: 1950 before
Description: Lewis Arms strums a guitar, with one foot resting on the bumper of a car at 629 Milton Street.
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