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Description: Two Wisconsin Central Railroad locomotives near the Consolidated Papers pulpmill at Wisconsin Rapids. Snow is on the ground, and heavy smoke is coming out...
Description: St. Dominic's Catholic Parish members tend the grills at their annual festival.
Description: A caravan of carts full of recyclables is towed by the man who collected them to earn a little extra cash.
Description: A worker wipes his brow as he spreads asphalt on a driveway on a hot summer day.
Description: Pat and Jerry Mountin show the layout plans for their new store.
Description: Original Sid caption for his imaginative drawing: "Fish history begins with hooks made of wood, bone, bronze and shells. Some of these prehistoric lures ar...
Description: View from bridge over Wild Creek on Marathon County Highway M. The creek appears frozen, although in flood. Several farms can be seen in the distance.
Description: "Jim Wiseman emceed a Theresa Lady Lions Style Show."
Description: "Pastor Robert Nolden & Coucilmen posed at Zion Lutheran Church as they celebrated their 125th anniversary."
Date: 1988 ca.
Description: Congressman David Obey and his wife Joan on Martin Hanson's pontoon. He was a good friend of the Obeys and was inducted into the Wisconsin Conservation Hal...
Description: Lunch menu from the Pinckney Street Hide-away. Features an illustration of a stacked sandwich within decorative borders on the front cover, and on the insi...
Description: Front cover of a brochure advertising International 3000 Series bus chassis. Features a close-up of a school bus front grille.
Description: Brian Willson, Vietnam veteran who lost both legs during a demonstration in 1987, holds up his arm to give the peace sign to audience at a New York peace c...
Description: At Theresa Station, Shirley Widmer and Kake Koll inspect a Wisconsin Central railroad cart, which had been restored by railroad buff Dean Kedinger. The sta...
Description: Bridge over the Pine River.
Description: "Under early January moon, a large Christmas star placed on a silo on the Gerald Adelmeyer farm was visible for miles. The farm is on West Bend Road."
Date: 1988 before
Description: Assembly Chamber, in the Wisconsin State Capitol, before restoration in 1988. Above the skylight can be seen long fluorescent light fixtures which are no l...
Description: A sign on the exterior of a building reads: "CASINO - LOUSY SERVICE."
Description: Pastor Berg and the Church Council Members.
Description: "Workmen from Southeast Construction Company are laying a 10-inch gas line that begins at Pine Bend, MN and will end at Granville, IL."
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