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Date: 1954-11 

Description: Henry Anderson runs a switchboard on his 90th birthday, with his smoking paraphernalia and a photograph of him at the switchboard on a table nearby.

Date: 1907 

Description: Exterior portrait of the construction site of a dam on a river. Identified as the construction of the Hatfield dam in 1907.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Ho-Chunk couple, Little Soldier (NoGinKah) and his wife Bettie Littlesoldier (BayBayBawKah) sitting and wearing re...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Sports editor and sports reporter from the "Wisconsin State Journal" confer with a printer over trays of lead type.

Date: 1960-09-13 

Description: Four members of the Madison West Optimist Club demonstrate their sales technique to sell peanuts to raise funds for boys' activities. Left to right are Blu...

Date: 1907 

Description: Exterior portrait of the construction site of a dam on a river. Identified as the construction of the Hatfield dam in 1907.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger 3-ton monorail hoist with an exterior closed cab and a lumber handling unit unloading lumber. There is a man in the cab of the cran...

Photograph

Stoking the Fire

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A man in work clothes gets ready to shove a log into the fire chamber of a boiler.

Date: 1967 

Description: Freedom House in flames after Milwaukee Police fired tear gas into the building. Two armed officers stand in front of the burning building. Both officers h...

Date: 1927 

Description: A man stands on a wooden dock near a tour boat. The sign on top of the boat advertises "Summer Homesites."

Date: 1907 

Description: A steam dredge at the construction site of a dam on a river. Identified as the construction of a canal at the Hatfield dam construction in 1907.

Postcard

Lincoln Beachey

Date: 1912-09-25 

Description: Lincoln Beachey, the best known aviator of the exhibition era, performed in Wisconsin with his Curtiss Pusher airplane on numerous occasions. This postcar...

Photograph

Camping

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Three men holding archery equipment at a campsite in Hiawatha National Forest.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Worker using a motorized shop cart ("shop mule") to transport parts between buildings at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The cart was manufactur...

Date: 1946-09-10 

Description: Worker reads union newspaper while sitting on a bunk and smoking a cigar. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries....

Date: 1970-03 

Description: Two women are getting off the chair lift at the top of the hill at Mt. Telemark Resort. A man is standing next to a small red booth on the left.

Date: 1950 before

Description: A portrait of a hooded Trappist monk on a tractor. A large pile of hay sits to the left. The Our Lady of the Valley abbey and a wooden structure are visi...

Photograph

Thorstein Veblen

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Thorstein Veblen, seated on the ground outdoors amongst bushes and trees. He is wearing a suit and bowler hat.

Photograph

Potato Field

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of a potato field showing the rows of potatoes, with men standing near full bushels. Text on the photograph reads, "An Aroostook Potato Field."

Date: 1929 

Description: Two farmers use a blower or silo filler(?) on the Zyder and Anderson farm. One man is working in the back of a horse-drawn wagon.

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