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Description: Several boys play a street game in a residential area, two blocks away from the deserted playground.
Date: date unknown
Description: The "O'Dea and Shafer, Engineers and Contractors" construction crew, posing with a piece of equipment. A house and trees are in the background. Bags of cem...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Maria Mitchell, first woman astronomer in the United States at Vassar College.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: William Middleton, left, plays chess against an unidentified opponent. Williams' son, Forest, with chin in hands, watches with an unidentified man and wom...
Description: The office of the Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Sault Ste. Marie Railroad. Left to right: Bert Spaulding, an Owen business man; mail clerk Frank Dick; L.H. Lu...
Description: Patrons are shown relaxing on the veranda of the Sagamore Hotel in Lake George, New York. The Sagamore opened in 1883 with luxurious and spacious accommoda...
Description: Four men, probably employees of the Ideal Body Company, standing in the doorway of the company's building on Park Street.
Description: Arthur Altmeyer, William Mitchell and Wilbur Cohen laugh at remarks by someone not in the photograph. They are at a celebration of the 35th anniversary of...
Description: Interior view of the Stevens Point Public Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded by a $22,000 donation from Andrew Carnegie. In the center, fra...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk woman posed standing with her right hand on a chair draped with a fringed plaid shawl. S...
Description: Mary Beaudry, a temporary employee at International Business Machines, works on word-processing and computer equipment.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: An early gasoline-powered hand car being used on the Minneapolis, St. Paul, & Sault Ste. Marie line for an inspection tour. The employees are (left to righ...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: A family stands on the porch of small frame house with wing additions. A well is on the far left with farm buildings in the background.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two Ho-Chunk women sitting wrapped in fringed shawls, in front of two Ho-Chunk women standing with shawl...
Description: A group of Indians, possibly at the Pima Agency, near Phoenix.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Workman on the construction of the second floor of Herbert F. Johnson's Residence, "Wingspread," designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. The residence was complete...
Description: Exterior view of front of the house of Daisy and L. C. Bates. The house is under construction. The walls and roof have been built, and a pile of bricks are...
Description: View down road towards a man and woman riding in a carriage pulled by a team of horses past the City Hotel.
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: A woman uses a spinning wheel outdoors while a barefoot girl stands on a porch behind her. Published by Jos. Milner & Son.
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