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Date: 1899 ca.
Description: A group of five men stand and sit around a McCormick grain binder.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Flags hang above a McCormick Harvesting Machine display at what is possibly the World's Columbian Exposition (The World's Fair of 1893). A painting of a bi...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Lake Geneva with the Lake Geneva steamboat.
Description: Jacob Gasser family standing in front of farmhouse at Tower Rock Farm.
Description: Studio portrait of an elderly couple, both seated in chairs in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Studio portrait of Mrs. William W. "Fannie" Hendricks in formal dress, including a fur scarf and feather hat, in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Post office with man and dog.
Description: A view of Lone Rock from below, with a canoe on the left-hand side of the image.
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of young man sitting holding a hat in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Elevated exterior view of Main Hall, present-day Bascom Hall, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Interior of the Keyes residence, home of Elisha W. Keyes, political leader. According to Keyes' daughter, Mrs. John C. Gaveney, the framed pictures, etc.,...
Description: Launching Captain Abe McDougall's whaleback boat, "Christopher Columbus," from the American Steel Barge Company dock.
Description: Studio portrait of two young brothers, standing side by side. The man on the right has his hand on his brother's shoulder. They are both are wearing hats a...
Description: A group of farmers uses a McCormick wire grain binder, built in 1876. A horse-drawn carriage is in the background. The original caption reads, "The improve...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Two boys, Verne and Fay Canon, pose outdoors. Verne sits in a small tree and rests his feet on the front tire of a bicycle, while Fay stands and rests his...
Description: Members of the University of Wisconsin Glee, Banjo and Mandolin Club posing at the rear of a train during the Spring Tour of 1896. Railroad employees and o...
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for William Deering and Company, manufacturers of harvesting machinery. The color illustration features six young children...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: North Hall.
Date: 1899-06-12 after
Description: Field of debris left in the wake of a tornado. A crowd of people are observing the destruction from a high vantage point.
Description: A small herd of Jersey cows, and swine on the farm of J.B. Bartlett. A house with a porch is in the background.
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