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View from the Top

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Overhead view looking down from a tall building at passing traffic and workmen on suspended scaffolding near the sidewalk.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: West Milwaukee. Elevated view of tracks, trains, and buildings. A train roundhouse is located in the background.

Date: 1919 

Description: International model "F" or "31" truck operated by Huston's "Baker of Better Biscuits". A man sits in the driver's seat of the truck, and there are chains...

Date: 1938-01-14 

Description: A man delivers gasoline to a Gilmore service station using an International D-40 truck. Gas pumps are in the background.


Little Falls

Date: 1853 

Description: Engraved image of a boat being towed through a canal at Little Falls by a team of horses. A small town is in the background.


J.C. Iversen & Co.

Date: 1900 before

Description: Four-level building with shorter buildings flanking it on either side. On the road in front two carriages are visible, drawn by horses. A group of men ar...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of workers from the Montello Granite Company heading down the street to lunch after the noon whistle.


Hotel Ward

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Exterior of Ward Hotel from road. Sign painted on roof of turret says, "Hotel Ward." A large group of men, two women, and a dog, are posing on the sidewalk...


The Shore Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Shore Hotel from across the intersection at 34th Street and Central Avenue. A double staircase leads to the second-story porch where three c...


Enroute to Class

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: Conservationist Sigurd Olson, who was on a special military teaching assigment, took this picture of U.S. troops in Berlin marching to his lecture. Bombed...

Date: 1996-06 

Description: "When Theresa firemen purchased a new truck, as is customary, other fire departments came to initiate the new truck."

Date: 1925-03-22 

Description: Two men unload a wicker sofa from the back of a Model S International truck owned by Zieglers Furniture Store.


Family Driving

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: George S. Parker and family seated in their car, one of the first automobiles in Janesville. Behind them is a couple in another car.

Date: 1934-07-18 ca.

Description: Men load barrels from Wagner Brewing Company onto the bed of an International truck. They are standing near a doorway to a brick building with an electric...

Date: 1958-04-01 

Description: An antique 82-year-old horse-drawn hearse, pushed by pranksters into the Milwaukee River near the North Avenue bridge, being pulled out by a tow-truck, as...


Central Hotel

Date: 1909 

Description: Exterior of Central Hotel on corner lot from street. There is a dog lying on the porch on the left, and a man relaxing in a chair with his feet on a post o...

Date: 1878 before

Description: A view of the Ocean House hotel with men, women, and children posing in front of it. An additional group of people stands on the third story balcony. Two...


Robert Gibbs

Date: 2008-10-01 

Description: Press Secretary Robert Gibbs poses outside Barack Obama rally. An American flag is in the background.


Saigon Street Scene

Date: 1968-06 

Description: A busy street in wartime Vietnam with bicycles, motorbikes, and automobiles.


MP Headquarters

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: Headquarters of Company C of the 793rd Military Police Battalion in post-World War II Germany. Although the location is not identified, Sigurd Olson who to...

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