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Description: Stereograph of raftsmen putting down a spring pole in the Dells.
Description: Group portrait of Wisconsin High School football squad in uniform.
Date: date unknown
Description: Ho-Chunk man performing a handstand in front of two Ho-Chunk men standing nearby. There is a horse-drawn wagon near trees and bushes in the background.
Description: View across yard of a group posed in front of a house. A man and a woman are posed sitting holding a child. Standing with them are two girls and three boys...
Description: Two men with hats posed on branches of tree cutting.
Description: Caption at bottom reads: "Destruction of H&N.E. RY Yards." Women in white dresses walk among the puddles along the flood-damaged tracks and trains of the H...
Description: Winter scene with Swanson School youngsters playing in the first heavy snow of the season.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View along shoreline of a man wearing a hat and sitting on a hillside. A dog retrieves a stick in the water. Wooden row boats are at docks in the backgroun...
Description: Two women and two young girls in a field with an ox-driven walking plow. Original caption reads: "This picture was not taken in Egypt nor India nor Africa...
Description: The man on the left is Dr. Charles O. Lindberg, a physician and singer of Swedish songs, who recorded for Helene Stratman-Thomas. The man on the right is A...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: A family is posed around two trees in a yard. A man sits on a chaise lounge and a woman in a striped dress sits in a rocking chair with a shawl on its back...
Description: A woman wearing a dress using an axe to split a log into firewood. A hand-operated washing machine is standing in the yard of a farmhouse in the background...
Description: Lewis Arms and Bert Rogers sit on a lawn with three children. Some of them are eating popsicles.
Description: Group of six children posed outdoors for a group portrait. An infant is in a baby carriage, the other children are standing.
Description: View from below looking up at a small group of people standing atop a rock outcrop at Skunk Hill.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View of large crowd of boys and girls fishing along the shoreline with bamboo poles at a lake. Very likely a sponsored "fishing contest." There are a few p...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Elevated view of man posing in a fenced garden outside a house and storage buildings.
Description: Two women and a man stand in the distance on the crest of a grassy rise.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Winter scene with children throwing snowballs outdoors. The children are wearing hats and coats. There are trees and the roofs of houses in the background.
Description: Winter scene with a Wisconsin & Michigan train pushing through snow. Men are shoveling snow in front of it. Smoke is billowing from the front of the train.
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