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Photograph

Couple in Wagon

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: A man and woman sit in a wagon led by a horse. A field and a house are in the background.

Photograph

Lowry Residence

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Several individuals pose in front of the residence of C.A. Lowry. The original caption reads, "Mr. Lowry bought 9,000 acres fronting on the Mermentau River...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Three-lane bowling alley at International Harvester's McCormick Works Club House.

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: A 17 year old woman operates a horse-drawn 7 foot McCormick grain binder on the 320 acre farm of J.E. Parrish.

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Rear view of a farmer operating a horse-drawn McCormick grain binder.

Postcard

Railroad Yard

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A color postcard depicting what was then the "new" Chicago, Northwestern Railroad Yard.

Photograph

Farm Scene

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A man stands with a horse near a small barn. A buggy and wagon are parked nearby. There are two small sheds or outhouses near a garden plot and a haystack...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Man demonstrating the use of a corn binder. The man may be Alexander Legge, who later became President of the International Harvester Company.

Postcard

Medicine Time

Date: 1909 

Description: Photographic postcard of the Middleton family dog, Tootsie, dressed as a nurse, attending to Tommy the cat, who rests in a doll cradle. A bottle of "Catnip...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: This photocopied map shows private claim owners, buildings, and land use in 1818. Insets show Fort Howard and the caption reads: "A view of the Fox River...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Rear view of a man wearing a banded hat and riding a mower drawn by two horses. The man is lifting the sickle bar on the mower to avoid a tree stump. A roa...

Postcard

School Building

Date: 1908-05-16 

Description: Photographic postcard of a two-floor school building with a covered front entrance underneath a bell tower. Snow is on the ground.

Photograph

Platform Mounds

Date: 1905 

Description: Two of a series of three large platform mounds on the top of a high hill, overlooking the Mississippi and Black River valleys. Two young children are seate...

Photograph

Camp Randall Field

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Camp Randall Field on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. University Heights is in the background.

Date: 1909 

Description: [Lithography] by Poole Bros. Contains descriptive information. Short jaunts for busy people to nearby resorts in Illinois and Wisconsin

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Syl sitting at a table with a birthday cake with eight candles. There is a Christmas tree in the background.

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Four men stand next to a horse-drawn corn binder in a cornfield. A shock of corn is suspended in the air with a corn shocker. Two of the men have light-col...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Four men and a woman gather around a horse-drawn McCormick grain binder in a field. Two men are sitting in a horse-drawn wagon.

Postcard

Able to Sit Up

Date: 1909 

Description: Photographic postcard of a cat, with head bandaged and foreleg in a sling, sits in a rocking chair as Tootsie the dog, dressed as a nurse, stands with fro...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A large room with manufacturing equipment at the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company's factory ("reaper works") in Chicago. Men in work clothes are at so...

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