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Date: 1914 

Description: A group of men and women surround O.H. Benson as he gives a canning demonstration in the office of County Superintendent Tobin. Canning equipment stands on...

Date: 1942-05-25 ca.

Description: A factory worker operates a vertical broaching machine at International Harvester's 20 (Twenty) millimeter gun plant. Original caption reads: "Vertical bro...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length portrait of a bearded man and a woman sitting.

Photograph

Men with Big Cheese

Date: 1936-02-26 

Description: Five men stand behind a 200 pound wheel of Swiss cheese. Written on wheel is "Madison Milk Producers Cooperative Ass'n." The cheese was a gift for Major E...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: Lloyd Wright playing the piano in one of the structures at Ocatilla, the temporary camp built by Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin Fellowship during thei...

Date: 1893-08-30 

Description: Local actors portray a Japanese wedding. The photographer's wife, Ada Bass, had a leading role in the production.

Date: 1939-03-05 ca.

Description: George Jung, a Milwaukee Road speed recorder, comparing speed tapes from locomotives with master tapes covering the same division. The scale of the tapes i...

Photograph

Edwin E. Witte

Date:  ca.

Description: Waist-up portrait of Dr. Edwin Witte, considered the father of Social Security, Executive Director of the Executive Staff to the Committee on Economic Secu...

Photograph

Lone Cowboy

Date: 1936-01-28 

Description: A man dressed as a cowboy is sitting and holding a guitar in front of a microphone in W.I.B.A. studios, 111 King Street, Room 28.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Boys use various tools to make fly traps in a classroom. A man, probably their instructor, stands in the background in front of a chalkboard.

Photograph

Mickey Schwerner

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white close-up photograph of Michael Schwerner with the caption, "Absolum! Absolum!" The image was used in the special issue of the Ramparts M...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Indoor portrait of August Krueger. A dark blanket is draped over a bookcase to act as a backdrop.

Date: 1944 

Description: Men and women look at an International Harvester Company display featuring illustrations, posters, and machinery parts used in wartime work. The text in th...

Date: 1948 

Description: Factory worker tightening capscrews on a Farmall Cub engine with an electric high frequency wrench at International Harvester's Louisville Works.

Photograph

William Howard Taft

Date: 1908 

Description: Studio portrait of William Howard Taft prior to his tenure as president of the United States.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Close-up of Senator William Proxmire listening pensively while holding a pen in his hand.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. The man is wearing a coat and sweater. On the lapel is a pin with...

Date: 1901 

Description: Florentina and Alexander Krueger standing in a barn wearing traditional Pomeranian attire. Alexander is smoking his fathers pipe while holding an umbrella...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a Native American man and woman, probably Tom Thunder and his wife, in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a scarf around his nec...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Charles McCarthy seated at a desk with a telephone in front of him.

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