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Date: 1896 ca.

Description: Group of medical students (?) and instructor (?) posed around a cadaver. Presented by Dr. John G. Meachem III of Racine, Wis. Probably a dissection class a...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk group, Frank Standingwater (WaTaChayHoNeeKah), left, and Frank Redbird (WakJaHeNoKah) stand behind Lucy Dot Redbird (WakJaHeWin...

Photograph

Jim Lehrer

Date: 2011-04-07 

Description: An on-set portrait of PBS NewsHour co-anchor Jim Lehrer.

Date: 1962 

Description: A worker helps a customer from across the counter at the general store in the Mt. Victory truck stop. A caption on a similar photograph reads, "Bigger than...

Photograph

Farmer's Museum

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of men examining an ox-cart at Farmer's Museum, which opened in 1944.

Photograph

Woman at Typewriter

Date: 1937-04-05 

Description: A man watches as a woman demonstrates typing on an L.C. Smith typewriter at Jones Typewriter Co., 506 State Street.

Date: 1937-03-09 

Description: Two men inspect gears (for noise?) in a factory room at Milwaukee Works.

Photograph

Carving the Turkey

Date: 1965-11-25 

Description: A man takes pleasure in the carving of the Thanksgiving turkey, with other food items in the foreground and vending machines behind him.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Workers hand painting hundreds of McCormick mower main frames hanging in the McCormick Reaper Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Mach...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified man posing standing with his left arm resting on the back of a chair. He is w...

Date: 1941 

Description: Factory workers pack an International M-5-6 truck into a crate, possibly at International Harvester's Ft. Wayne Works. Original caption reads: "The trucks...

Date: 1948 

Description: Ida and Rabbi Mayer Relles with son Nathan; Ancona, Italy.

Date: 1915 

Description: Cameraman Jules Cronjagger and director Ralph Ince shoot a scene with Earle Williams (as Tom Barclay) and Anita Stewart (as Celestia, the Goddess) in the V...

Date: 1962 

Description: A man shaves his face in the mirror of the Mt. Victory truck stop restroom. The caption on a similar photograph reads, "Long, lonely hours on the road give...

Date: 1932-05-05 

Description: The U.S. airmail radio operator at Royal Airport in Madison. During the 1920s Madison had two airports: the Madison Airport (aka the North Street Airport)...

Date: 1935-08-14 

Description: President Roosevelt signs the Social Security Act. Surrounding him are: Robert L. Doughton, Senator Barkley, Senator Wagner, Congressman John Dingell, Secr...

Photograph

Richard Haley

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Richard Haley, civil rights activist and southern regional director of CORE (Congress of Racial Equality).

Date: 1864 

Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of Joseph D. Hooker (1817-1911), English botanist, plant collector and traveller. Son of Sir William Hooker. A close friend of C...

Date: 1948-11-04 

Description: John Vasas, Milwaukee, arrested after he robbed the Fiore Coal and Oil Company Filling Station, 601 West Washington Avenue. He is standing in the hallway o...

Date: 1937-03-09 

Description: Factory worker employee boring holes into engine crankcases at Milwaukee Works.

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