Dr. Joseph Smith.

Dr. Joseph Smith: Early 20th Century Life in Marathon County - Image Gallery Essay

View photographs taken by Dr. Joseph Smith in the early 20th century in and around Marathon County, Wisconsin.

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A Wisconsin family's photography of their life, pets, parades and other festivities from the late 19th through the early 20th century.

1850-2009

Photographs of political campaign techniques of the past.

Photographer David Giffey Captures Details of Migrant Worker Life

Learn about migrant worker life in Wisconsin and Texas captured by Wisconsin-born photojournalist David Giffey.

Reuben Gold Thwaites Photographs

Reuben Gold Thwaites' photos of his trip down the Monongahela and Ohio rivers.

James T. Potter's Photos

View this image collection of architectural details of places in Madison, Wisconsin.

The Watercolors of Winifred Ford

Read about the life and career of painter Winifred Ford who created watercolors of historic Madison residences.

View the collection of images of Wisconsin women in a variety of activities: farm work, canning, suffragism, photography, war work and civil rights.

Wisconsin photographer David Marcou's images of life in La Crosse, Wisconsin.

View these 19th-century panoramic, detailed maps of Wisconsin communities.
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