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Date: 1873 ca.
Description: A Norwegian Sunday school picnic, perhaps held at Maple Bluff on Lake Mendota. The original stereograph is in the collection of the Norwegian-American Hist...
Date: 1899-06-12 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a town with a railroad bridge crossing over a river. Several individuals are visible crossing the bridge. Sign near bridge says: "Willow R...
Description: View across bridge of mill. There is a man standing on a wagon near the side of the mill. Behind the mill is a steep hill, with a house visible among trees...
Description: View across road of two men posing outside a creamery. The creamery has a roofed loading dock on the side.
Date: date unknown
Description: Vel Phillips grips the bat and ducks as the ball is pitched at a baseball game. The catcher is on the right. Chain link fencing, a bicycle and a residentia...
Description: Warden Kramer and his assistant in a boat removing an illegal snag line from the Wolf River.
Description: View of piles of cut grass in a field. Men on a wagon with a heavy load of hay pulled by a horse can be seen in the background.
Description: "Brenda Widmer walks her dog Bonnie next to the disposal system. In distance is Sunny Brae farm, site of present-day Schnitzler River View Hills mobile hom...
Description: Students at Freedom School meet outdoors for class during Freedom Summer.
Description: Five women in fancy attire pose together at a table at a Who's New Club event. Four of the women wear leaf-shaped name tags.
Description: Man in uniform leaning up against the base of a large tree.
Description: A worker in a hat stands and takes a drink out of a clear glass jug on an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. Original caption states: "One...
Date: 1990 ca.
Description: Color photo of an International school bus parked on a football field. Several youth football players and a coach are dressed in white, yellow, and green f...
Description: Leo and Nancy Kiefer were scheduled to be married on Saturday, April 4, 1983. A big snowstorm and high winds forced them to cancel their wedding and they w...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Colorful locomotive pulling several cars full of children at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). Although referred to as the "Kiddie Train," the caption...
Description: Infant Syl Dankoler posed in front of a mirror for a professional portrait.
Date: 1898-05-24 before
Description: Front and back covers, printed in color, of the bill of fare served at the Grand Hotel on the birthday of Queen Victoria, with a tinted three-quarter view...
Description: Scott, Grace, and Ryan ride in a tractor on the Batterman farm.
Description: Vietnamese woman holding an infant emerging from a bomb shelter under the watchful eye of two South Vietnamese soldiers (ARVN). This incident was witnessed...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Six young women posed among the rocks at Devil's Lake.
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