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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...
Description: A group of young boys with their male chaperones are sitting and standing around the split-rail fence. There is a log cabin and a cornfield in the backgrou...
Date: date unknown
Description: View from the inner track of harness racing at a local fair. The horses and their drivers can be seen racing around a tree-lined curve in the track and pas...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Color photograph of a farmer operating a McCormick Farmall C tractor with attached mower. Farm buildings are in the background.
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.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Devil's Lake State Park Civilian Conservation Corps workers posed at rock formation, possibly Devil's Doorway.
Description: "When the wall below the Juneau House was redone, a rededication ceremony was held. Village President, Mike Weymier, is at the right."
Description: Miriam and Ruth Bennett wading in river near Romance Cliff at sand bar above High Rock.
Date: 1900 ca.
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: Rt. Rev. Msgr. E.C. O'Reilly, retired pastor of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Baraboo, is shown boarding a airliner at Madison Municipal Airport with his s...
Description: "Erhard Luhn comes to the cheese factory in a sleigh."
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Side view of right side of an International bus used by the Smith Transfer Co. The front of the bus is open and a person can be partially seen sitting in t...
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: Fred Esser stands in a hat and sweater in front of wooden doors. Mr. Esser owned a McCormick-Deering 6 can cooler.
Description: Original UPI Wirephoto transmission. Caption reads: "Dallas: President John F. Kennedy is shown in motorcade as it moved toward the downtown area. In cente...
Description: Men posed in a snow-covered loggers camp displaying three teams of two oxen and six teams of two horses.
Description: Outdoor informal group portrait of Devil's Lake State Park Civilian Conservation Corps workers.
Description: Dusting a cranberry marsh to combat blunt-nosed leaf-hoppers, Cranberry Lake Development Co.
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.
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