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Description: Dr. John E. Hughes, optometrist, tests a patient's vision in his office at 112 E. Main Street, using an eyeglass lens machine.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: A windmill with eight vanes stands along an unpaved road. The mill was built by Jacob Davidson in 1904 to grind flour and livestock feed. Davidson hand-hew...
Description: A group of Madison vocational school students prepares Christmas Seals for distribution by the Madison Anti-Tuberculosis Association.
Description: Harry Pederson poses while holding a model airplane motor which he built. He is standing outdoors in front of the rear of a car parked near a building.
Description: Overhead view of bar and crowd in Fauerbach Brewing Co. tavern at 651 Williamson Street, celebrating the end of Prohibition.
Description: A table and chairs a laden with rows of Thanksgiving baskets prepared by the Volunteers of America for distribution to needy families.
Description: Group portrait of women posing for a Lux soap publicity drive on the steps in front of the Clarridge Apartments.
Description: An unidentified man wearing a shirt and necktie poses with corn "shoulder high July 4, 1933."
Description: Eight men pose around the bar in Urso's West Side Palm Tavern. The bar was located at 734 West Washington Avenue in the Greenbush neighborhood.
Description: Men working with a Farmall F-30 tractor, a No. 1-B hammer mill and a wagon near a barn. The F-30 tractor has electric lights.
Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Turk's Head in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees and foliage can be seen to the right and below. The lake,...
Description: Advertisement for the Palace Beauty Shop, 531 State St. with a view of beauty operators working with three customers and the banner "We make loveliness lo...
Description: Exterior view of foundation and frame of a Gothic roofed barn.
Description: International Model A-4 semi-tractor with sleeper cab and trailer parked in front of the Iowa State Capitol Building. The truck was owned and operated by C...
Description: Colorized postcard of Balance Rock, a formation in Devil's Lake State Park. There are carved initials and other markings on the rock formation. A tree is v...
Description: A group portrait of Boy Scouts and adult leaders armed with tacks, hammers and posters to promote the sale of Christmas Seals.
Description: A gas station in a Trachte building on the corner of Highway 51 (Monona Drive) and Highway 30 (Cottage Grove Rd). "Johnson Gasoline," and "Defiance Sparkpl...
Description: Helen Woodbury, age 12, a student at the Cloverland School, is pictured sitting in a small chair holding her baby brother, Jackie. They are posing just out...
Description: Director Tom C. Gannon, (on the right) and Assistant Chef Ed Masury in apron, who is drawing a cup of coffee, stand at the stove in the transient home kitc...
Description: Two unidentified girls pose seated on a large stone in a rock garden on the lawn of the Charles E. Curver home. There are small clumps of flowers in bloom...
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