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Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The Romanesque Chicago & Northwestern Railway station.
Description: A crowd has gathered at a well preserved large stone barn with a cupola. Two men with cameras watch the scene from a hatch in the roof; there is a van wit...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: An aerial view of the Portage Canal, Fox and Wisconsin Rivers.
Date: 1940 before
Description: Exterior view of the club. A mast with flags stands outside of the club on the pier.
Description: Refugees traveling by boxcar. Although the location is unidentified it was probably taken by Sigurd Olson in or near Berlin either late in 1945 or early i...
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the International D-2 truck, featuring a photograph of a delivery man in a residential neighborhood with a D-2 Holsum b...
Description: Manchesters Department Store model, wearing fur jacket hat and purse, posing with the conductor holding her luggage on the steps of a passenger train car.
Description: Men use a Number 3/2 Adams Motor Grader for road construction on Pine Street in Philadelphia. A laundry store is on the corner.
Description: The Armour Company's Chicago factory, showing the employment office doors. The caption indicates that the police were present because the Packinghouse Work...
Date: 1944 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the U.S. Rubber Company plant and surrounding environment.
Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul railway depot. A number of pedestrians are waiting for the train.
Description: Parts counter and stockroom at Pyramid Motor Company, 434 West Gilman Street.
Description: Side view of courthouse. Several cars are parked on the road lining the courthouse, and a woman is stepping onto the sidewalk near a fire hydrant.
Description: The Statue of Liberty and New York Harbor as photographed by Holocaust survivor, Louis Koplin. Taken from the ship carrying him from Europe to the United S...
Description: Elevated view of Sturgeon Bay in 1900. Sturgeon Bay Bridge spans the bay and several boats are on the water. A lighthouse sits on a small island in the bay...
Description: Men and boys use horses, a Farmall H tractor and wagons to haul scrap metal to a pile near railroad tracks. The men are participiting in a wartime scrap dr...
Description: View from the side of a road of an International KR-12 truck equipped with a 149 inch wheel base and semi-trailer. The road is in a wooded, hilly region.
Description: Whalen Transfer & Storage Co. medium size moving van no. 18.
Description: A view of a cabin and the tent grounds of Nordland Camp for boys, operated as an auxiliary of the German-American Bund, the American Nazi Organization. A...
Description: Railroad man standing on top of train of snow-bound freight cars.
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