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Description: Factory workers assembling hay rakes at International Harvester's Rock Falls Works. The factory was owned by the Keystone Manufacturing Company until it wa...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a young boy standing on a stool with his hands behind his back. He is wearing a tunic, or Buster Brown suit, striped stockin...
Description: Mrs. Joseph (Betty Pruett) Farrington, former police reporter, recalls work days with Russell B. Pyre, current reporter. She was a police reporter from 191...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Seated studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop, retouched, of J.H. Denison.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: In a studio "gag" portrait, two men sit at a table playing cards in front of a painted backdrop. Both are showing their hands and smoking cigars. Each man...
Description: Two men assemble a patriotic display consisting of International machinery, a T-9 Tractractor (crawler tractor), a cannon, coils of barbed wire, signs, and...
Description: A carefully posed scene of a man, woman, and girl at home. The girl sits with a cat on her lap. The man, in a wicker rocker, reads the "Editorial Section"...
Description: Governor and Mrs. Walter J. Kohler, Jr. hold a state flag requested for display by a Pacific Air Force hospital. Behind them some of the wall decoration ne...
Description: Copy of a family portrait that includes a father, daughter and three sons. Two people on the right are only partially visible.
Description: Onlookers watch as participants flail around in a mud pit wrestling ring. One spectator wears a bird costume.
Description: A woman sits on a stool in a kitchen peeling fruits or vegetables, while another woman lifts the lid off a pot on the stove.
Description: Two alumnae members of the Madison chapter of Phi Beta, speech and music sorority, rehearsing for their part in the "Old English Revels" for members and th...
Description: A page from "The American Magazine" featuring the architect, George Fred Keck. He is shown with an architectural model of a "solar" home.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of three women standing in front of a painted backdrop. Two women are seated, and the third woman is standing behind them. All...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Three women standing in a factory cafeteria, probably at the McCormick Reaper Works.
Description: Members of the Zonta Club sponsored a community-wide dinner and educational program for Hear, Inc. at the Park Hotel. Left to Right: Suzanne Boyce, Middlet...
Description: Mr. Chaddick of the Fox River Poultry Farm, wearing coveralls and a cap, turns eggs in a Buckeye #8 incubator.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A young woman holding an ear of corn reclines on a bed while a squirrel sits on her thigh. The woman wears a heavy skirt, blouse, and needlework cloche hat...
Description: A female factory worker operates a machine consisting of multiple gears while seated at a table at West Pullman Works.
Description: A woman wearing an apron pulls a tray out from what appears to be a food dehydrator.
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