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Description: View from snowy ditch looking down side of stock train. The engineer is looking out of the locomotive window, and another man stands on the tracks near the...
Date: 1951-09 ca.
Description: A British soldier or police officer and a civilian on the bridge between the British area of Hong Kong and Communist China.
Description: Disabled children in Hillington bus going to a free show at the Capitol Theater. Bus driver and another man standing beside the bus.
Description: View down dirt road. There is a millinery, dentist's office, drug store, Elsen House ice cream, and meat market. There are horse-drawn carriages on either...
Description: Train full of Polish refugees. Photograph taken by Louis Koplin during the time he worked for the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee; near the Ge...
Description: President Harry S. Truman, standing at the rear of a railroad car.
Description: Harry Houdini, the well-known escape artist, was born in Budapest, Hungary and raised in Appleton, Wisconsin. At the time of his immigration his name was s...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: Color photograph of an International Loadstar 1600 truck with chain link fence pieces in the bed. The truck was owned by Saf-Tee Fence, Inc., of New Jersey...
Description: A man sits on what appears to be a horse-drawn Milwaukee grain binder. The man is dressed in dark pants, a dark vest and tie, a light-colored shirt, and a...
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Wesley W. Jung poses by a sled built by the Jung Carriage Company for J&W Jung & Co. Department Store to make deliveries in Sheboygan during the winter.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: A factory worker loads bales of twine onto a platform, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "The workman is shown here placing ba...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Edward A. Birge and Chancey Juday with plankton trap in Lake Mendota. From album of photographs relating to the research in limnology conducted at Trout La...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A view of a fisherman's shanty, along the shoreline surrounded by rocks. Also visible is a man, and numerous boats pulled ashore.
Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for the 1964 International R-line of heavy-duty 6-cylinder trucks. Cover features a color illustration of a truck dr...
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Numerous pedestrians walk on the sidewalk of a busy street.
Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering harvester-threshers (combines) showing a tractor-drawn harvester-thresher in a field under the slogan: "Once Over...
Description: View through two open rear doors of a man seated on a bench in an unmarked Internatioanl Metro truck inside what appears to be a garage.
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Two mechanics working on tractors and implements in the service shop of Rogers Truck & Implement Company, an International Harvester dealership. The tracto...
Description: A man loads packaged twine onto a conveyor belt, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "After IH baler and binder twine is packaged...
Description: A crowd gathered along the sides of a road at an agricultural exposition, possibly to watch a demonstration or parade. The text on the booth at right reads...
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