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Date: 1936 ca.
Description: A view of the Indian Agency House, built in 1832.
Description: A view of the bust of William Dempster Hoard — "Father of Wisconsin Dairying" — on the University of Wisconsin-Madison's agricultural campus.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A man uses a Cletrac crawler tractor to clear land on a farm. The caption beneath the photograph reads, "Pulling stumps and clearing land are important job...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A view of Central School with students outside. Text on the photograph reads, "Centralia Book, Stationery, & Printing Co."
Description: Aerial view over University Avenue of University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Chadbourne Hall, built 1958-1959, is in the lower foreground, the Wisconsin H...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Aerial view, looking west from over Hoyt Park toward Midvale Boulevard.
Description: Geraldine Ferraro thanks a little boy and girl for giving her a bouquet of flowers after her speech.
Description: Three-quarter view from front left of a man using a tractor to pull a McCormick-Deering harvester-thresher (combine) down a dirt road.
Description: The Lomira Girls Basketball Team is on their way to the WIAA State Tournament in Madison.
Description: University of Wisconsin graduate students from China, bride Shu-Teh Cheng, Nanking, China, and bridegroom Shu-Chin Yang, Faku, China. The couple had an Ame...
Description: View of field full of parked automobiles at the commemoration of the 80th anniversary of the founding of the Swiss Colony at New Glarus. A log structure in...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Backyard garden with a plank path bordered on one side by a wooden fence. A clothesline stretches across the yard from a fence post.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Farmers unloading bags of seed from the back of an International L-series pickup truck in a field. A McCormick Farmall H tractor with attached grain drill...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Children and adults enjoy a picnic in the wooded schoolyard at the Cloverland School, District No. 2. Pans of food have been placed on boards supported by...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View looking up towards large rock formation with trees at Devil's Lake. A man is standing at the top of the rock formation on the right, and on the left a...
Description: Albert Knowles, brother-in-law of William Wade, at Herrling Farm. The Greenbush Baptist Church is visible in the background.
Description: An idyllic afternoon in the Capitol Park, showing groups of men and women seated on benches and conversing. The reproduction Centennial fountain is almost...
Description: "Annual Theresa Lions Christmas Party at G & Z's Hall." Santa Claus visits with guests.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Valentine's Day card for a teacher. A scene of a schoolhouse with a belfry surrounded by trees, lawn and a fence. Schoolchildren are in the schoolyard carr...
Description: Three men fish with long cane poles at a rock lined stream.
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