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Description: Dell Hammel offering tickets for a Shriner Circus sideshow of Dancing Girls. There are good indications that this photograph has been manipulated and is a...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Group portrait of the family of Gust Wendorf. They are standing on the left posing in front of their home. A dog sits next to the family.
Description: Elevated view of six men on the shore of a river, with piles of clam shells inside loose wooden fences near a pile of firewood and an axe. The firewood may...
Description: Robert M. La Follette, Sr., speaking to a crowd from back of a wagon. This image is one of a series of views of his appearance at a fair in Cumberland, Wi...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a haywagon pulled through a village by two horses. The driver is perched on top of the load. One horse wears a blanket with printi...
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: A group of three men crowd around a campfire before much of the festival audience arrives. A large pile of firewood is on the left next to them. In the bac...
Description: Exterior view from road of the Gillette photography studio. Lorin is standing and posing next to the sign. An upside down sign is resting in the tall grass...
Date: 1900 before
Description: Two men stand near a man driving a team of four horses to pull a McCormick harvester through a farm field. Mountains are in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: View down East Main Street featuring Mansion Hotel and The Turf Saloon, both rebuilt after the 1905 fire which destroyed the entire block.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Young man standing in front of a house porch.
Description: Russ Bartholomew, left, and "Bud" Bond ice fish on Lake Mendota.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of the six children of William Krueger. In the front row sitting on the grass are, from left: Henry, Minnie, and Albert. In the back...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Four children standing waist-deep in a cement pool. Around the pool men and a young child, all wearing head wraps, stand or sit on the cement wall surround...
Description: View from shoreline looking down at passengers posed on steamboat "Eolah" and on landing at shoreline.
Description: Frank Hurn, driver for Davidson Transfer & Storage Company, wipes the windshield of an International D-40 truck. The truck appears to be parked near a harb...
Description: Homer Bigart, (1907-1991) award winning journalist with the "New York Herald-Tribune" and the "New York Times".
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Street view showing houses, side yards and residents.
Description: Elevated view of logs tugged across Lake Superior to the harbor at Ashland.
Description: View down Center Street. The caption on the image is incorrect. On the left are storefronts, including a millinery and stable. On the right, commercial bui...
Description: Seldon Starcher, owner and operator of an International TD-6 Diesel TracTracTor (crawler tractor), uses his tractor both in logging and oil field work. Sta...
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