Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: date unknown
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of three women posed standing, and four women posed sitting. The woman sitting on the floor on t...
Description: View down middle of narrow gauge railroad track. On the right is exposed rock on side of tree-lined hill.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Stereograph of a group of men standing knee deep in water using handspikes probably in an attempt to dislodge a lumber raft from a sandbar or from the shor...
Description: Advertising poster celebrating the efforts of American farmers in wartime. Features a color illustration of a man in overalls with a Farmall tractor in the...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Russell, left, and Ira Wepking pose as they pause from bringing in the dairy cows; they have taken off their hats, which are on the ground. A small dog sta...
Description: Exterior of Saint Michael's Hospital, founded in 1913 by the Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother. A baby carriage stands near the bottom of the steps at the h...
Description: Painters working on the cornice of one of the four octagonal towers of the Wisconsin State Capitol. Also visible is the Italianate ornamentation of the iro...
Description: Exterior of Portage County Courthouse, built in 1868. Stairs lead to the main entrance of the stone building and a monument and cannon stand on the lawn....
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: View from field of cattle, barn, and silo at an International Harvester demonstration farm. Original caption reads, "IHC silo 20 feet below ground level an...
Description: Edna Leonard, a student at Northey School, poses in front of shrubs near a building. On the reverse of the photograph is written "Belongs to a local 4-H se...
Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the International C-50 truck. Features a photograph of a shovel loading a C-50 dump truck with loose soil.
Description: View down street of with commercial buildings and dwellings. There are two carriages parked near a building which has part of a sign visible over the entra...
Description: Two small guest cottages surrounded by woods. Both cottages have screened-in porches.
Description: David Huettner and wife, Karen, milked the last cows in 1998.
Description: Two men stand with a small herd of cattle on a path between fenced-in and planted fields on the side of a hill. Two buildings are in the background.
Description: John Hurda, left, and Russell Wepking pose with milk cans on a farm wagon. Hurda holds the reins to a team of two horses. There are two small sheds behind...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Clothing hangs on a clothesline strung between a farmhouse and two small farm buildings. Corn and other crops are planted around the farmhouse.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Sarah Krueger seated in a chair wearing an feathered hat.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Five men stand on or nearby a sled loaded with logs and pulled by two horses at the landing at Hein's logging camp. There is snow on the ground.
Description: Elevated view of Van Hise Hall, photographed through an infrared filter, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
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:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706