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Description: Factory workers walk between rows of molds for machine implement parts at the Chattanooga Plow Works.
Description: South American advertising poster for Deering featuring color illustrations of hay presses and ensilage cutters. Imprinted with "Rosario, Buenos Aires, Bah...
Date: date unknown
Description: Three men haul maple sap to an outdoor, wood burning stove using two horses. One man holds the reigns to the horses while the other two pour sap into a lar...
Description: Construction workers pose during construction of the main office at the Wisconsin River dam site.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: The front (top) and back (bottom) of a promotional cards showing the plentiful corn crops of John Carstens, created to attract farmers to the agricultural...
Description: Actor John Wayne standing next to an International 1000B truck. He may be on the set of a production titled "Hellfighters".
Description: A man loads wooden crates onto the bed of an International Model S truck owned by Herbert Brothers furniture merchants. A row of baby strollers is lined u...
Description: Arthur J. Altmeyer was awarded an honorary LL.D. degree from the University of Wisconsin.
Men who received degrees from the University of Wisconsin are,...
Description: Female factory workers at the McCormick Twine Mill use the twine balling machines and package completed balls of twine from off a conveyor.
Description: Locomotive and railroad crew.
Description: Five railroad employees pose on Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway engine no. 1223 at the Chestnut Street yard. Left to right are yardman Jack Meyer, ya...
Description: Workers use a rail car mounted crane to load pilings onto a barge. Bluffs are visible in the distance.
Description: A man driving a tractor is parked in front of a barn. The trailer on the back of the tractor is used for hauling crates of cranberries in from the fields d...
Description: Mailman delivering Christmas letters and packages to a man at NBC - WIBA radio station.
Description: Looking Northwest. Workers are standing on the right next to the exposed drainage pipes in the damaged bridge. Sheets and quilts are covering the entranc...
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: The caption for this photograph states that this Farmall MV tractor is "shown at work on the 2800-acre Triangle Farm near McCall, Louisiana, some 1800 acre...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Side view of a U.S. Army Engineer topographer wearing skis while using a tripod stand to write. The engineer is standing next to a barbed wire obstacle kno...
Description: Harry Houdini, born Erik Weisz in Hungary and raised as Erich Weiss in Appleton, Wisconsin, preparing to do one of his famous escapes, this time from a sub...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Slightly elevated view of a man in a field operating a McCormick Farmall H tractor with a mounted cultivator. A barn with "Hinsdale Farms" painted on the f...
Description: B.B. Rich, blacksmith, C.H. Rhoden, and C.H. Richardson install special cabinets in a canopy-top body of a Model C-20 International Truck for the Jacksonvi...
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