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House in Winter

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A one and one-half story house stands in a snowy landscape. A woman is walking toward the back door, hiding her face with a hand. The house was the childho...

Date: 1930 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering manure spreaders. Includes color illustration and the text "no man ever made a mistake by investing in modern equi...

Date: 1936-05-31 

Description: Group portrait of Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority members standing around banquet tables at senior breakfast, 22 Langdon Street.

Date: 1939-12-13 

Description: Window display of mannequin heads wearing hats in Sandra's Exclusive Millinery Shop, 101 State Street.

Date: 1936-05-22 

Description: Man standing next to new fan at Lawrence Lunch, 662-664 State Street.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Three men standing outside, one is dressed wearing Native American clothing items, and another, wearing a suit and tie, is probably John Chapple. One elder...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: A factory worker stands next to the battery of roller bearing tumble mills at McCormick Works.


Egg Separation

Date: 1936-01-27 

Description: Women divide eggs into whites and yolks at Washington Co-operative Egg & Poultry Association.

Date: 1937-11-04 

Description: Two factory workers pour molten metal into diesel engine crankcase forms at the Milwaukee Works foundry. Photograph taken by Don Jones.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of four men sitting outside around a drum while four other men wearing Native American clothing are standing off to the left. On the far right an Amer...

Date: 1930 before

Description: A holiday postcard depicting the traditional image of St. Nicholas walking on foot garbed in a long green robe and carrying a bunch of switches for naughty...


William O. Douglas

Date: 1939-04-12 

Description: Informal portrait of William O. Douglas with his feet on a desk, autographed to read "For my dear friends Bob Allen - who taught me how, where, and when to...

Date: 1936-03-11 

Description: Man playing accordion and man playing guitar at the Town Club, located at 2501 Sherman Avenue.


Squaw Bay Caves

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: View of the Squaw Bay Caves, near Cornucopia, with people in a boat off to the far left. The caves were renamed Mawikwe Bay, and Mawikwe is Ojibwe for weep...

Date: 1936-01-27 

Description: The two-year-old daughter of Thomas Rhodda, fleet attendent of the Washington Co-operative Egg & Poultry Association, stands on the gasoline tank of one of...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Mr. C.R. Williams stands next to a tractor at the C.R. Williams McCormick-Deering Service Station and dealership.

Date: 1935-12-12 

Description: Mautz Paint Company demonstration in State Street store, located at 118 State Street.


The Court

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View from above of spectators watching men play doubles tennis at a downtown tennis court. There is a water tower in the background.

Date: 1939-08-07 

Description: Howard Sechrest, of Howard Welding & Machine Co., wears goggles and welds in the boiler at the Loraine Hotel.

Date: 1937-11-04 

Description: Factory worker tests a diesel engine pump under 6000 pounds of pressure at Milwaukee Works. Photograph taken by Don Jones.

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