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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Astor fur trading building, The Northwest Fur Company, in 1808. This building later used as a post office before the Civil War.


Filling Silo

Date: 1922-10-22 

Description: Two men are unloading silage from a wagon into a silo filler on the farm of Adolph Eichherst. The silo filler is hooked up to a belt for power. Original ca...

Date: 1928 

Description: Chinese advertising calendar produced for the International Harvester Export Company. Features color illustrations of Chinese and American flags, dragons,...

Date: 1927 

Description: Old Soldiers' Reunion on the public square.

Date: 1927-05-09 

Description: A man stands with McCormick-Deering all steel stationary threshers. Decals and/or stencils are on the machines. Original caption reads "Martin R. Anderson,...


Chief Silver Tongue

Date: 1929 

Description: Posed outdoor portrait of Ho-Chunk Chief Silver Tongue in front of foliage

Date: 1929 

Description: Adolescent schoolgirl Miss Genivieve Graves seems to be daydreaming at her school desk.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Storefront display of canned goods and vegetables.


Charles Lindbergh

Date: 1927 

Description: Charles Lindbergh arriving in Madison to receive an honorary degree from University of Wisconsin. 1927


New Cassel Mill

Date: 1929-03-04 

Description: A large wood frame mill building with one-story brick addition. There is an elevated door with a roof which was probably used for deliveries. In the far ba...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two men wearing hats pour cement from a bucket into a wooden form to build a foundation for a silo. Behind them is a farm building.

Date: 1926-09-09 

Description: Farmers harvesting with a combine on hilly terrain with a horse-drawn no. 7 Hillside combine on the farm of J.B. McMurray.

Date: 1928-04-17 

Description: Howard Morey flying an airplane that advertised Pennco Oil, his distributorship of Waco airplanes, and his flying school. His diverse operations were typic...

Date: 1925 

Description: Children play games behind a fence, and in the foreground other children play in a sandbox on a school playground next to several buildings.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: "Air Circus" (Fox 1928) is the story of two flight school cadets (only David Rollins is pictured) and an accomplished aviatrix, Sue Carol, who can fly ring...

Date: 1922 

Description: A hand-sketched map representing 1850 data of southern and eastern Wisconsin displaying the demographical breakouts for the counties in those areas, showin...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Aerial photograph of Mineral Point taken as part of a survey by the Wisconsin Power and Light Company to promote economic development by emphasizing availa...


Church in Winter

Date: 1924-02 

Description: View from behind of two horses (probably pulling a sleigh) on a snowy road, now Highway 42, near Zion Lutheran Church in Sister Bay. The horse on the left...

Date: 1928-02-01 

Description: Exterior view of stone walls and pillars going up on the second floor, with window framing in place. View of front looking east from Monona Avenue.


Louis Rolfson

Date: 1926-10-17 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Louis Rolfson, a private in Company C, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained from the Regimental and D...

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