1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10
.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Busy street with automobiles, pedestrians and a horse-drawn cart. Streetcar tracks can be seen in the center of the street. Business signs read: "W.A. Gill...

Photograph

Electric Hair

Date: 1966-01-10 

Description: Gail Lukas' hair stands on end when she places her hand on a Van de Graalf generator in a demonstration by the Atomic Energy Commission for junior high sch...

Date: 1902-05 

Description: Paul C. Goetsch and family posing in front of their home. Mrs. Paul C. Goetsch and Russel Goetsch sit on the steps of the front porch. Paul is holding Doro...

Date: 1944-08-06 

Description: War workers, families and friends of Gisholt Machine Company at the company picnic held at the Blooming Grove Firemen's Park on Monona Drive. There is a c...

Date: 1935 

Description: Department store magnate Harry Gordon Selfridge wearing spectacles and smoking a cigar while attending a ceremony at Ripon College at which he received an...

Date: 1949-04-05 

Description: A group of senior students from Central High School plan some of the school's special commencement activities. Left to right: Roger Lewis, Harvin Fruth, Ge...

Date: 1946-08-03 

Description: Bancroft Dairy "sidewalk fountain," 1010 South Park Street. Ruby Davenport and Dorothy Drifke are seated at an outdoor table. The table is covered by an um...

Date: 1901-10-20 

Description: Outdoor portrait of the Gust Wendorf family posed in front of their home.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Double head and shoulders shot of Spencer Tracy in a sailor hat, from when he was in the Navy in the last days of World War I.

Photograph

AAA and Tourism

Date: 1948-07-30 

Description: E.T. McQueen, AAA field reporter, who inspects sleeping accommodations and eating places for the AAA Accommodations Directory, issued annually.

Date: 1933-06-21 

Description: McCormick-Deering 3-horsepower stationary engine on display in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Students are raising their arms as an instructor is discussing the merits of thrift. The instructor is pointing to chalkboard illustrations of a well groom...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View down a street in the business district. Signs read: "Security Bank" and "Drugs" Writing on photograph reads: "G.M. Triplett."

Photograph

Lee with Passenger

Date: 1932 

Description: Clyde Allen Lee (left), who grew up in Larsen, Wisconsin, and John Bochkon, a last-minute passenger, before they took off to attempt a trans-Atlantic fligh...

Photograph

Indian Village

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: This Native American village on Lac Vieux Desert includes a log cabin, left, a wigwam, center left, and other structures made of slab wood. Two braided rug...

Date: 1944-12-06 

Description: Christmas shoppers crossing the street (walking away from the photographer) at the corner of King Street on the Capitol Square in front of Kresge's, 25-27...

Photograph

Fishing Dock

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: View from water of fishing dock and structure alongside; log buildings in background on shore. Possibly on shoreline of one of the Apostle Islands or on Ch...

Date: 1936-07 

Description: Exterior view of the back of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House. A sign reads "After the Program Visit Industrial Exposition". The Wisconsin C...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two men, one using a Deering harvester-thresher, and the other with an International Harvester Titan 10-20 tractor, work in a field.

Photograph

The Bead Department

Date: 1949-01-12 

Description: Theresa Meyer and Alice Lee cutting and splicing stock in the bead department.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.