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Description: Algerian men plaster a straw stack with clay. Another straw stack can be seen on the right. Hills are barely visible in the distance. An out of focus dog i...
Description: View of cowboys loading the chuck wagon on the range in Montana. Text on photograph reads: "M401 Loading the 'Chuck' Wagon." A chuckwagon was originally...
Description: H.S. Manchester Inc., Toni wave display window featuring boxes of Toni permanent wave product and a cartoon of a woman hanging over a tree branch with the...
Description: View of several cowboys on horseback on a range near Tulsa, Oklahoma. A large number of cattle can be seen nearby. Text on photograph reads: "A Cattle Scen...
Description: Cover of "Octopus," an underground newspaper, featuring five bearded men being restrained by octopus tentacles, reminiscent of the Roman statue of the Laoc...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A hose wagon of the Madison fire department racing around the corner of North Pinckney and East Main streets. A dog is chasing the wagon.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A man rides a bucking bronco while two other men try to calm it at a "Frontier Days" rodeo.
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of European American man posed standing. He is holding up in his right hand a fishing pole, tree branch, and...
Description: Alexander Krueger riding a horse named Jim, while holding a rifle. Alexander wears a hat, bandana around his neck, striped shirt, shotgun shell belt, and l...
Description: Exterior view of four women and one man displaying a stringer of fish hanging on a bicycle.
Description: Handbill or Broadsheet advertising McCormick's Patent Virginia Reaper. Includes an illustration of the reaper in use. One man is driving the horses, anothe...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Middleton family dog, in nurse's dress and cap, straightening the bedding on a doll cradle as the cat sits in a chair, bandage...
Description: View down Water Street, with billboards advertising for the "Georgia Up-To-Date Minstrels" at the Opera House on Saturday, April 7. There is also a bridge...
Description: Dane County Telephone Co. horse-drawn service and installation wagon. The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the background. Dad Schroeder and Oscar Quale are...
Description: An unidentified boy wearing a baseball cap poses with a squirrel on his shoulder.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A group of spectators views caged bears at the zoo.
Date: 1881 ca.
Description: View down Main Street. On the left a man is driving a wagon with a team of two horses, and on the right a man stands on a wagon pulled by one horse. Houses...
Description: Young Abe, Wisconsin's second war eagle, sitting on a perch. Mascot of the 321st Glider Field Artillery Battalion of the 101st Airborne Division.
Description: Copy photograph of a Native American/Sioux man posed standing outdoors, holding a feathered spear and wearing a large bonnet. He is standing next to a hors...
Description: Woman seated on an uneven wooden table petting a cat, while another woman stands by her with her hand on her hips.
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