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Description: A farmer uses a Farmall Regular tractor with a mower attachment to cut soybeans for hay. The tractor is equipped with an umbrella that reads, "Drink Coca-C...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A farmer cuts sorghum using a horse-drawn McCormick-Deering Corn Binder.
Description: Streetcar #254 of the Milwaukee Street Railway Company on the North Avenue line, together with three company employees. Two men sit on the front steps of a...
Description: Members of a musician's union play cards together.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Four men in a large row boat lifting fishing nets on Lake Superior near Cornucopia.
Description: A factory worker faces away from the camera while standing on a wooden bench and uses a stick to reach into a furnace at the McCormick Reaper Works. Molten...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A man driving a horse-drawn mower though cutover land with many stumps. Another man stands nearby holding a long stick or pole. Trees are in the background...
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: Five employees(l to r Joe Hess, Eddy Hess, Tony Hess, Frank "Foots" Hess Jr. and Frank Hess Sr.) of the Hess Cooperage, cut a large oak log to make headers...
Description: A group of war correspondents, soldiers and officers pose outdoors on the sand in front of palm trees for a portrait in Guam. Many are holding a beverage a...
Date: date unknown
Description: A man collects maple sap in clear rubber sap bags connected to a tree. Snow is on the ground.
Description: Three employees working at the Hess Cooperage sawmill, quarter sawing oak logs to make staves and heads for barrels.
Description: University of Wisconsin artist, Aaron Bohrod, working in a studio with four adults looking on.
Description: Striking workers and police outside of Plankinton Meat Packing.
Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of Spencer Fullerton Baird (1823-1887), American ornithologist and ichthylogist. In 1838, Baird met John James Audubon, after whic...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Worker in an elevator at International Harvester's Hawkins Mine near Hibbing, Minnesota.
Description: "Ossie Reimer, Lomira handyman, is pictured in his well-stocked workshop. He spends up to 60 hours, 7 days a week, in his shop."
Description: A group of 20+ circus clowns posing informally while preparing for the ring.
Description: Portrait of Walter Jensen seated at his desk. He was president of the Wisconsin State Council of Carpenters, an independent labor union with 101 locals and...
Description: CWA road crew leveling a grade on a county road near Westfield. The CWA undertook many road and utility projects during the Great Depression in order to p...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Man on a Reynolds hay tedder pulled by team of work horses. Another man stands supervising. In the far background beyond a fence are two separate farmstead...
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