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Date: 1969 

Description: A benefit gathering at James Rector People's Park to support the United Farmworkers (UFW) grape boycott. The UFW sign, with its eagle symbol, posted in th...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the Washington Monument from the end of the reflecting pool. A car is in the right foreground.

Date: 2008-10-01 

Description: A woman walks down the sidewalk. She wears a head covering and smiles at the camera, while two young girls follow close behind.


Downtown Scene


Description: People pose on sidewalk in front of businesses including A.J. Wells. There is a horse-drawn wagon parked at the side of the road.

Date: 1943-06-02 

Description: Looking west down road towards the bridge. The roadway is damaged in two spots, leaving large gaps. The walls of the bridge are still intact. Traffic barri...


Description: Two men and three women sitting down to a meal, possibly Mr. and Mrs. Merlin Hull on the left, and Mr. and Mrs. George Hull on the right, father and son.

Date: 2004 

Description: This old historic building on the Susan Keller property was purchased by someone who plans to remove and restore the building at another site.

Date: 1925-02-04 

Description: Farmer cultivating a field with a horse-drawn McCormick rotary hoe in front of silos and farm buildings.


Scene at Rockland

Date: 1922 

Description: View across road of the Berg & Jones Department Store, with posters in the front windows announcing an upcoming Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the "Little White Schoolhouse," birthplace of the Republican Party.


City Employees


Description: A group of about two dozen male city employees, three carrying shovels, stand in front of the double doors of a large brick building. There is a wooden wal...

Date: 1948 

Description: Alice in Dairyland, Margaret McGuire, and Elsie the Cow and her calf Beauregard, stand on a parade float with two men in downtown Milwaukee, while a male o...

Date: 1943-06-02 

Description: View from water of bridge collapsed into the river, with the metal supports half submerged and the brick base crumbling. Dwellings can be seen along the hi...


Van Schaick Family


Description: Charles J. Van Schaick and his family at the dinner table. He had three sons; Shirley, born 1885, Roy, born 1887, and Harold, born 1889. Both husband and w...

Date: 1936-05-22 

Description: Man standing next to new fan at Lawrence Lunch, 662-664 State Street.


Fair Housing March

Date: 1966-08-29 

Description: Father James Groppi leading a fair housing march.

Date: 1949 after

Description: The statue of Lincoln as a young man stands on the Ripon College campus, west of Farr Hall. Alumnus Clarence A. Shaler created the sculpture, delivered in...


Indian Agency House

Date: 1929-07-07 

Description: Supreme Court Justice Fowler at a meeting of Women's Club representatives and other citizens in relation to the proposed purchase of the Agency house.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of exterior of Trailer Truck and Body Co. repair services. Four men are posed in front of garage. One man is wearing a suit, the others wear work clot...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: The Mineral Springs Hotel and train depot.

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