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Photograph

Family in Farmyard

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three young children pose around a baby in a buggy in a farmyard. Large stacks of hay are in the background. Behind the children on the right a man stands...

Date: 1905 

Description: Shelves lined with cans, bottles, jars, etc., showing adulterated foods (e.g. maple syrup that contains no maple sap) at a Farmers' Institute Event.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A group of men, women, and children, including Nettie Fowler McCormick sitting at a table outdoors. A dog stands in the foreground, and tea cups and conta...

Date: 1901 before

Description: Elevated view looking northwest from Division Street and East Water Street. Rooftop of building in foreground has laundry hanging from a line. In the back...

Photograph

Snack Time

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton, second from right, and four other boys, enjoy apples and popcorn in the Middleton family kitchen. One boy is peeling an apple as another...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Long tables and chairs in a dining hall, probably at the McCormick Works. The tables are covered in table cloths and several cooks stand in the background....

Date: 1908-08-08 

Description: Men loading horse-drawn manure spreaders on farm land.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three men are harvesting corn in a field. One of them is operating a horse-drawn corn binder. In the background a woman stands holding a child in the doorw...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The family hunters and their deer in front of a house.

Photograph

Parching Wild Rice

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A Chippewa woman parching wild rice in Lac Vieux Desert. Lac Vieux Desert is a 4200 acre Michigan-Wisconsin boundary water in Vilas County.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A group of people posed around a man operating a horse-drawn McCormick grain binder in a field. In the background are farm buildings and several trees. A w...

Photograph

Woman Drinking Beer

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Mary Smith, wife of Dr. Joseph Smith, drinks a beer on a veranda or balcony while on sojourn in Austria. Mr. and Mrs. Smith stayed in Austria for eight mon...

Date: 1903-07 

Description: Mary Krueger knitting in a rocking chair in the yard while her grandchildren sit on the ground beside her. Jennie Krueger sits to her right, holding the re...

Book or Pamphlet

Men with Corn Harvest

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Men with a mule team pulling a wagon beside bins filled with ears of corn. One of the men appears to be holding a goose near the pile of corn.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elderly woman in a long skirt sitting on the front steps of a house.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A well-dressed man sits in a chair in a Schwaller Music Store on Pine Street. Various pianos are on display. There are signs for Sohmer Pianos and New Home...

Photograph

New Year's Dinner

Date: 1900-01-01 ca.

Description: A group of family members sitting at a table laden with food for a New Year's dinner.

Photograph

Dining Room

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A woman poses as if pouring water into a glass. There is a tablecloth, tea set and glass bowl on the table. A large, fancy parlor stove is featured in the...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Young man seated on a horse-drawn dump rake pulled by team of horses on expansive amount of land.

Postcard

A Bucolic Scene

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two young women and a girl stand in a pasture with a cow and a calf. One of the women is holding a pail; the other a sprig of flowers.

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