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Date: 1909 

Description: Close-up of the demolition of the dome of the Third Capitol, one of the few known photographs that permits such close observation of the architectural deta...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait, with accompanying obituary entry, of Major John Wesley Powell (1834-1902), American soldier, explorer, and geologist. Best known...

Photograph

Woolen Mills

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a woolen mill with an advertisement sign for Patton's Sun Proof-Paints in the front.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Children at fountain on Broadway and Superior. Two girls sit in a pony-cart, and a girl looks through the fence with a dog, while a boy fills a vessel from...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Taylor Hall at Racine College.

Date: 1900 

Description: Group portrait of Cooksville Cornhuskers baseball team in front of a painted backdrop. Top left to right: Unknown, Johnny Sweeney, Tim McCarthy(?), Charle...

Photograph

Girl with Chick

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A young girl holds a small chick as a woman and Forest Middleton look on. A hen is in the background and a second chick is between Forest and the woman. Ki...

Photograph

Dunbar's Camp

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Four men stand on the side of the road, leaning against a fence. To the right is a cornfield and a two-story log house with outbuildings.

Photograph

Off to School

Date: 1904 

Description: Dorothy Fargo, ten years old, is holding the hands of her brothers Frank, four years old, and Stuart, seven years old, as they are posing on the sidewalk a...

Date: 1905 after

Description: Family playing croquet in the front yard of a rural home.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Composite of several views of the Palmyra Springs Resort and vicinity.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man is sitting on a mower drawn by two horses in a park along a body of water. A group of people, including men, woman, and children, are near a band pav...

Date: 1905-02 

Description: Winter scene with Jennie and Edgar Krueger standing on top of a large snow drift with one of their dogs. They each appear to be holding the ropes of sleds....

Date: 1903 

Description: General agency building for the Deering Harvester Company in Fort Wayne, Indiana. J. W. Wischart, B. A. Horton, and G. E. Blieson stand outside the buildin...

Photograph

Downtown River View

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across river of a boat docked near a building with a sign for Adolph Meinecke & Sons (Manufacturers). In the background is City Hall.

Photograph

Iowa's First Flyer

Date: 1906 

Description: The monoplane glider built and flown by Carl S. Bates of Clear Lake, Iowa. During the previous year Bates had built a bi-plane glider.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Indoor portrait of Florentina, Jennie, and Edgar Krueger. Florentina sits between the twins with an arm around each of their backs.

Photograph

Kitten

Date: 1905-12 

Description: A kitten enjoying the sunlight while sitting on a piece of fabric on a table near a window. There is a pincushion on the table, a lace curtain in the windo...

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Gallery 405 in the museum of the State Historical Society. Interior showing paintings on the walls, and a skylight in the ceiling.

Date: 1905 

Description: Emma Helen Strand, member of the Menomonie High School class of 1905, depicted as a contralto singer. Pictured holding sheet music. Part of a yearbook crea...

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