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House in Winter

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A one and one-half story house stands in a snowy landscape. A woman is walking toward the back door, hiding her face with a hand. The house was the childho...

Date: 1868 ca.

Description: This map is one of the earliest weather maps of the United States, which traced an 1859 storm across the continent. Manuscript annotations in red ink show...



Date:  date unknown

Description: A KC-97 of the 126th Refueling Squadron, Wisconsin Air National Guard, refueling an F-84 fighter over eastern Wisconsin.


City Employees


Description: A group of about two dozen male city employees, three carrying shovels, stand in front of the double doors of a large brick building. There is a wooden wal...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A log blockhouse under construction to support the Allied Intervention in Northern Russia. The fortification is surrounded by a forested area covered in sn...



Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A child in a stocking cap sleds down a course of piled snow at the side of the Hotz family home.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Man uses a Titan 15-30(?) tractor to plow a snow-covered field.


Obey and Farmers

Date: 1969-01 

Description: David R. Obey posed with dairy farmers as part of a photo shoot for his first campaign for Congress. The farmer in the center is Laurence Day, a farmer-Sta...

Date: 1958-12-12 

Description: The front of the Alpha Chi Omega chapter house is decorated with a golden lyre Christmas decoration, put up as a surprise by the pledges. Pledges, left to...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: Ruins of the Barber's Closet in the Hotel Washington. Water shooting from firetruck hoses is visible in the upper left of the image, as the fire that destr...


Pattison State Park

Date: 1936-01-31 

Description: The description on the back reads:

The custodian building in Pattison Park which will not conform with the Combination building 200 feet away if the latt...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Winter scene with snow-covered street car, Milwaukee.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View across snow and barbed wire fence of a group of soldiers constructing a log blockhouse.


Ford Truck

Date: 1934-11-18 

Description: Ford truck outside in the rain at the Madison Packing Company, located at 307 West Johnson Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Letterhead proof for the International Litho Artists and Engravers Insurance and Protective Association of the United States and Canada, of Milwaukee, Wisc...

Date: 1960-10-03 

Description: A contoured cornfield after harvest, with a distant landscape.

Date: 1999-01 

Description: Bonnie Urfer, one of the leaders of Nukewatch, speaking with local police officer Ken Johnson outside the Project ELF facility. Nukewatch was present for o...

Date: 1930 before

Description: A holiday postcard depicting the traditional image of St. Nicholas walking on foot garbed in a long green robe and carrying a bunch of switches for naughty...

Date: 1944-08 

Description: Elevated view of the airfield at Royal Air Force station Steeple Morden, located 3.5 miles west of Royston, Hertfordshire, England. The 355th Fighter Group...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several men pose with train No. 5, engine No. 8.

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