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Description: Shows lands in green owned and for sale by Homeseekers Land Company, H.J. McKusick, Secretary. Map, part colored. No scale. Photographs on reverse of origi...
Date: 1911 after
Description: Forest Middleton, left, prepares a pool shot while his opponent looks on. They are playing on a portable pool table in Forest's room. Photographs, cigar ad...
Description: A view, from the west, of the quarry on Blackhawk Bluff. Gravel from the quarry was used in concrete for the construction of the power plant and dam.
Description: Forest Middleton reads at his desk in a room cluttered with photographs, neckties, suspenders, and a cap. A bare lightbulb hangs from the ceiling. There is...
Description: Weathered farm buildings stand beside a dirt road. Behind the buildings, the orchard is in bloom.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A crowd is gathered on the street as jets of water are being directed by fire fighters towards a fire in a church.
Description: U.S. Congressman of Wisconsin John J. Esch seated at his desk.
Description: Workers pause while installing a maze of conduit for the switchboard in the power house. The construction camp is to the left.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Forest Middleton, far right, poses with a group of men in high spirits. One man, second from left, holds a jug. The room is furnished with a makeshift tabl...
Description: Map shows in blue roads, railroads, post offices, schools, houses, churches, and routes. The map includes a chart of "Explanation" that acts as a legend. T...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Bluebell line of cream separators. The cover features an illustration of a young woman wearin...
Description: A tractor pulls a series of four grain binders while a man drives an IHC Auto Wagon alongside and a crowd of men looks on.
Description: South American advertising poster for McCormick headers, push binders and mowers. Includes color illustrations and the text: "la nueva espigadora 'McCormic...
Description: Fragment from a Russian advertising poster with a color illustration of men using horses and disk harrows to perform farm work.
Description: In an Apache dance hall with artists' sketches chalked upon the walls, the opera singer Sonia Smirnov (played by Olga Petrova) sits at a rough table surrou...
Description: Mr. and Mrs. Simon Overby at home in their parlor with books, family portraits, and an organ with sheet music. Mr. Overby sits in a chair with a cane and a...
Description: Waist-up seated portrait of J.E. Hamilton, Two Rivers manufacturer.
Description: A driver sits in an International truck owned by the Gordon-Pagel Bread Company, possibly in Detroit.
Description: View looking south on Barstow Street.
Description: The Civil War eagle Old Abe became the trademark of the J.I. Case Company, manufacturers of steam tractors and other farm machinery. This tractor is at wor...
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