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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A well-dressed man identified as Uncle Rudolph Schenck takes in the view from a bluff overlooking the Fish Creek valley and harbor. There are houses and ou...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Two hunters check their shotguns while their hunting dogs wait in the field.
Description: Nellie Arms and Bernard Arms relax at their farm. There are ducks at Bernard's feet.
Description: A rare photograph of U.S. Army soldiers stationed at Fort Howard canoeing on the Fox River. Fort Howard, built in 1816, was the first in the chain of forts...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Winter scene with a man dressed in a winter coat and hat standing in the snow in front of a car.
Description: Two men with cows in the barnyard of farm.
Date: date unknown
Description: William Rogalsky's railroad tie mill, showing workers and logs ready to be milled. Photographer Charles J. Ruppenthal was known to have been active in Tige...
Description: Two farmers kneel in a field picking corn and to load it into the open back of a horse-drawn wagon. Corn stalks and leaves litter the ground around the far...
Description: Algerian men plaster a straw stack with clay. Another straw stack can be seen on the right. Hills are barely visible in the distance. An out of focus dog i...
Description: Three farmers stand near a wagon loaded with bags of corn as they deliver their product for testing. Two of the men wear winter coats with fur-trimmed hood...
Description: Brothers Roy (left) and Earl (right) Lichtenberg, are the 4th generation of Lichtenbergs to live on this farm. The farm, at W1918 McArthur Road (Section 17...
Description: Snow covers a streetcar and pedestrians walk through a snow-covered street.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: An idyllic afternoon in the Capitol Park, showing groups of men and women seated on benches and conversing. The reproduction Centennial fountain is almost...
Description: "The old wood train." It is a class H3 train built in 1880 by Manchester Locomotive Works. John Rhine, the engineer, is shown. A large group of men are sta...
Description: "Joan Glaab and her son, of Brownsville, start on a boating trek down the Rock River."
Description: Postcard printed in brown ink of a line of soldiers in uniform hiking in a column. They have bedrolls over their shoulders. Towards the rear are soldiers o...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Man working in a field with an International truck and a McCormick harvester-thresher (combine).
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A group of agricultural workers picking cotton in the vicinity of Shawnee. Several children can be seen in the field. The cotton is being loaded into a hor...
Description: Friends Connie Moore (left) and LuRay (Frenchie) Arms pose comically with a motorcycle at 1851 South Park Street. Two children can be seen behind them sitt...
Description: Farmers unloading bags of seed from the back of an International L-series pickup truck in a field. A McCormick Farmall H tractor with attached grain drill...
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