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Photograph

Dairy Barn

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: View down slope towards the new dairy barn, with a silo on the left. There is a tree stump with sawdust on the ground in the foreground.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of August Buelke, Martha Buelke, Mary Krueger, and August Krueger posing together in front of a row of pine trees.

Photograph

Concrete Blockhouse

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A large concrete blockhouse fortification at Verst 581 with a concrete outhouse next to it on the right. An armed solder wearing winter clothing stands be...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of patients resting in chairs and nurses standing near them at Saint Mary's Sanatorium, founded in 1880 by Bishop Salpointe. A large cactus and a pal...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: The racing hill at Derby Downs where the All-American Soap Box Derby championship is held each year. Taken from the Topside area by the parents (Mr. &...

Photograph

New Dairy Barn

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: View down slope towards the new dairy barn, with a silo on the left. There is a tree stump with sawdust on the ground in the foreground.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Kruegers, Bhends, and Buelkes in front of a row of pine trees. From left to right: Martha Goetsch Buelke, August Buelke, Augu...

Historical Object

Paul Vanderbilt Pairing 132

Date:  date unknown

Description: The parson came. He said it well:
Enough is all we want, to hold and sleep on,
not the sky.
A little harvest of the sorrows
between the sentenc...

Date: 1913 

Description: Winter scene of couple in horse-drawn sleigh on residential street.

Date:  

Description: Ho-Chunk women and men posed sitting in front of and under cloth awnings on blankets with their backs to the camera, probably a powwow. On the blankets are...

Photograph

Red Oak Log

Date: 1988-10 

Description: "Woodsmen, Tony Jaster and Alphonse Beck, pose with a 200-year-old red oak log."

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Group portrait of four women. Two women are seated and two are standing. They are all wearing shawls, skirts, and sashes. In her travel journals, Carrie of...

Date: 1954-12-14 

Description: Ritva Jantunen (standing right) of Helsinki, Findland displays a symmetrical "himmelis." In Finland, a "himmelis" would be made of straw and oats and place...

Historical Object

Paul Vanderbilt Pairing 134

Date:  date unknown

Description: We always know what day it is
Because it never fails. Sometime between the awful and the coffee
that stepson drives along the road
and all the dog...

Date: 1915 

Description: Cyrus McCormick III (1890-1970), his fiancĂ©e Dorothy Linn (b. 1892), his mother Harriet Hammond McCormick (1862-1921), his father Cyrus McCormick Jr. (1859...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of uniformed campers stands in formation at Camp St. John while watching the raising of the American flag. Three cabins stand to the left and tree...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: A dealership showroom with International trucks on display. Original caption reads: "Company sales room and service station 2665 N. Elston Ave; Chicago, Il...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View across snow towards a camouflaged log blockhouse constructed during the Allied Intervention in Northern Russia. The fortification is surrounded by a f...

Photograph

Astor House

Date: 1925 

Description: The Astor House hotel, with an automobile parked under trees on the left, and a large billboard for Wrigley's Spearmint gum on the right.

Date: 1928-11-12 

Description: A man stands beside a McCormick-Deering tractor outfitted with a "Brush Hog."

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