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Description: Bob Hildreth (a sculptor played by Frank Mayo) has designs on his student Lois Page (played by Ethel Clayton) in this scene still from "Easy Money."
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: World War I poster urging newly arrived immigrants to conserve food to aid the allied cause. The image shows people in ethnic costume being ushered into th...
Description: Jennie Krueger standing on stones next to a spinning wheel and yarn winder placed outside a barn. She wears her great-grandmother's traditional Pomeranian...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A woman uses a towel to remove a can from a stove top pressure boiler. Additional cans sit on the counter beside her, and the boiler lid and other tools a...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Group of people sitting on the ground outside of a thatched house with pottery.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Panoramic view of group of three men standing behind a partially loaded horse-drawn Kemp No. 2 20th Century manure spreader between farm buildings.
Description: Older man and two young boys standing near a scarecrow made from a sweater, hat, and pumpkin erected near a shock of corn. The man is holding a jug.
Description: Three unidentified women and an infant pose in front of a log home located near Wittenberg. It seemed strange to many Ho-Chunk to live in a house that was...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: A man bales hay with a hay press powered by an International Type M engine. Bales of hay are loaded on flatbed behind men observing on the left.
Description: Two men pick through bushels of potatoes that have been dumped from a freight train. The men scour for potatoes that are still good. Original caption reads...
Description: Three women standing in a row. Two of the women are carrying food in baskets and pottery on their head. They are unclothed above the waist and wearing clot...
Description: Trout Lake Forest Headquarters, the deer corral, with four fawns. Three of the fawns are eating from a trough, the third from a pail held by a man, who may...
Description: Men use a stationary engine to power a silo filler. Two men are loading the silo filler while another stands in a horse-drawn wagon. Another man stands at...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Two men with shovels on a horse-drawn manure spreader.
Description: A scrapbook page containing three images depicting John A. Commons (presumably) in his World War I uniform, individually and with his parents.
Description: The photographer, Ephraim Burt Trimpey, and his wife, Alice Kent Trimpey, seated at a table with a tea kettle on a stand, cups and saucers. Both wear vinta...
Description: Residential dining room with Christmas decorations and circular table with turkey, set for two places.
Description: A woman and man grinding a variety of grain in a large stone mortar. The woman is wearing a blouse and skirt, the man is wearing white pants and is barefoo...
Description: Young man outside a barn pitching piles of manure. Original caption reads, "Union Pacific Silo Special Trip. Manure, J.A. Butler."
Description: Lunch pails, newspaper-wrapped packages, and hats are stacked on a bench inside Sedan Prairie School. The paper hanging on the wall above the bench reads,...
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