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Description: View of damaged farmhouse and group of people sitting and standing outdoors. The roof was blown off and windows were shattered. Four women stand in the yar...
Description: African American children and adults posed in front of a run-down building — possibly a rural school house.
Description: Madison Fire Department's new gray $16,200 aerial fire truck parked in front of the Central Fire Station, 18-20 South Webster Street. Roy Hurling is drivi...
Date: 1916-11-01 ca.
Description: Pavilion and riverbank. Caption on glass plate reads, "Pavilion Kosciusko Park".
Description: Mrs. Jake George stands on a wooden porch while using a foot pedal to wring excess water from a mop.
Description: Cliff and Renoda pose by this old granary.
Description: Meyers Tire & Accessory Co., 215 East Washington Avenue, with a shipment of new Federal truck tires piled on the sidewalk in the front of the building.
Date: 1917-08-23 ca.
Description: Man, possibly Joseph Brown, attending to an automobile on the road between Waukesha and Ionsman. Rural landscape and farm in the background.
Description: Washington State University boxer Bob Doormink, right, has just received a left hook from University of Miami boxer Art Saey, NCAA heavy weight defending c...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated city view from the south featuring a river, bridge, and industrial buildings. Published by Willapa Drug Co.
Description: Crowd looks on as crew demolishes building across street.
Description: Men crowd around the newly opened Dane County C.W.A. Pay Station at the corner of West Dayton and North Carroll Streets to pick up paychecks.
Description: View of Main Street during the Sweet Pea Carnival. Horse-drawn carriages process down the crowded streets past stores and other buildings.
Description: View of house and farm buildings in Ableman with a rocky hill in the background.
Description: Postcard of large group watching as Mayor Abrams introduces President Taft.
Description: The Dean Adelmeyer family has lived here since 1992. Cows were last milked here in the 1960s. The Leonard and Olive Steger family lived here.
Description: International Model 52 or 53 motor coach picking up passengers at the Hotel Favorite in downtown Dayton. The bus was owned and operated by the Inter Cities...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Merrill's City Hall and Library.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Group portrait of men gathered in a farmyard, posed behind a plow. The plow has Argyle, Wisc. from Michalson Implement Company inscribed on the side.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: View from sidewalk of a fire ladder truck parked across the street near storefronts. In the left foreground an African American man is watching as fire fig...
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