Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1967-10 ca.
Description: A small group of women, along with two children, hold signs protesting Dow Chemical. Two women are wearing gas masks.
Description: Portrait of Anita McCormick Blaine (1866-1954) later in life. She wears a black velvet dress, fur-trimmed coat, a small hat and round eyeglasses. She is l...
Description: Susan Beckman, a student nurse at County General Hospital, carries a sign protesting the portrayal of nurses in a movie "The Student Nurses".
Description: "Stairway to a Champ" float in a parade. The float includes the five cars raced by Van Steiner of Argyle along with his helmets and trophies.
Van won t...
Description: Pat Stevens is lying on her stomach, and Donna Arnold is checking her for the first signs of angry red indicating the first stages of a sunburn.
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.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Five young women in a dance-like pose for a gymnastics class in one of Milwaukee's Social Centers.
Description: A man wearing overalls sits with a newspaper in his hands at a table in a house. Original caption reads: "Mr. Tony Gildig owner of McCormick-Deering 6 can...
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: 1950 ca.
Description: Farmer standing at an open barn door pouring corn into a belt-driven McCormick hammer mill powered by a Farmall C tractor.
Description: Linda Seed, lifeguard, is removing sand from the eye of John Hilhard with the help of Jackie Klopp, who is handing her an ampule of olive oil to soothe Joh...
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...
Description: Winter scene of couple in horse-drawn sleigh on residential street.
Description: Edwin B. Fred, president of the University of Wisconsin, accepting an invitation to a reception being planned in his honor by army, navy and air force offi...
Description: Patients sitting on the porch of the rotunda at Saint Mary's Sanatorium, founded in 1880 by Bishop Salpointe. A nurse stands beside the relaxing patients.
Description: Margaret (Ebert) Kelk (center) with U.S. troops and other recreation workers at New Caledonia.
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...
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Indianapolis. The workers appear to be wearing safety glasses. Original caption states: "Battery of six single...
Description: "Woodsmen, Tony Jaster and Alphonse Beck, pose with a 200-year-old red oak log."
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706