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Description: Indoor group portrait of men posed with the Wisconsin Official Marker. From left to right on either side of the marker are: Clifford Lord, Secretary of Sit...
Description: The postcard shows billowing smoke from the Hurley, Wisconsin Windsor mine shaft. Two men who were in the mine at the time lost their lives. A group of boy...
Description: The Fokker airplane in which Lt. Lester Maitland of Milwaukee and Lt. Albert Hegenberger made the first California to Hawaii trans-Pacific crossing.
Description: Preliminary hurdle race at the Big Nine Track Meet in Camp Randall Stadium. A crowd watches from the stands.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: A factory worker stands with a clipboard and inspects a machine, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Caption on photograph reads: "This inspector is sho...
Description: Two painters, shown on a Company scaffold from Safway Steel Scaffolds, at Villa Maria, 615 Howard Place. Safway Steel Scaffolds Company, offices at 940 Wil...
Description: Milkman delivers a bottle of milk to a woman at her residential home. Parked in the foreground along a curb is an International Model M-2 milk truck owned...
Description: Jacob Isaacs, Albert Dizon, and Jacob Miller (left to right) enjoy dessert at the monthly afternoon party put on by the Council of Jewish Women at the Cong...
Date: 1913-07 ca.
Description: Constable Rube J. Holcombe poses for a photograph while smoking a cigar.
Description: Madison City Manager Leonard G. Howell signing a proclamation designating Nov. 7-13 as Optimist Week in Madison. Looking on, left to right, are Charles Tho...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Advertising poster for the "Romance of the Reaper" film for use in Australia. The poster features an illustration of Cyrus Hall McCormick building the firs...
Description: The general store and boat tour ticket selling counter. A man and a dog are posing in the foreground.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Construction worker talking in a telephone booth.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View across yard of an unidentified family posing in front of their home. In the foreground is a hand-pump. From the left a young boy sits in a rocking cha...
Date: 1973 ca.
Description: A factory worker assembles a truck at International Harvester's Saltillo Works in Mexico.
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: W.A. Gearhart operating a McCormick-Deering O-6 orchard tractor and disc harrow.
Description: Commonwealth Edison worker using a McCormick-Deering I-30 industrial tractor with a loader to scoop gravel off of a city street. The loader was manufacture...
Description: View from roadside of Main Street. There are three men wearing coveralls standing near the open door of a building. Four cars are parked along the street
Description: Freddy Fleury, 14, of 210 N. Paterson Street, talks over plans for his 1948 Soap Box Derby racer with Master Sgt. Wilfred W. Wall at the U.S. Army & Air Fo...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Men use mule-led wagons while working on a residential road. Bricks are piled high on either side of the street.
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