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Date:  date unknown

Description: View from a distance towards an arbor, with tents and a few awnings surrounding it. A few individuals are sitting underneath in the shade. Possibly a Ho-Ch...

Photograph

River Drivers Lunch

Date:  date unknown

Description: Log driving crew sitting down for lunch on the bank of a river (probably the Trap River or Rib River). There is a batteau at the water's edge, and one man...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Man standing in front of barbed wire fence with an orchard behind him. He is holding a branch of leaves and what appears to be fruit. The horse and the bug...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View towards children wearing caps and standing in a field, with tents and awnings in the distance. Possibly a Ho-Chunk powwow encampment. The shadow of a...

Date: 1920 

Description: Back cover of a booklet advertising the Yuba ball tread tractor. The color illustration depicts a rear view of a man using a tractor to work a hillside far...

Photograph

View of Rock River

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Rock River featuring a shoreline across the river with several buildings (possibly industrial plants), two towers, and many trees.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view from shoreline towards a pony truss bridge over a body of water.

Photograph

View of Rockford

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: View down Rock River towards a covered bridge near another bridge, with factories and the city in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: European American men, women, and children posing sitting and standing underneath an arbor around a medicine drum and a Ho-Chunk man.

Historical Essay

Plants native to Wisconsin

Brief description of plants native to Wisconsin.

Postcard

Henry Vilas Zoo

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A postcard of the Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo)depicting aquatic fowl, with an inset of a sea lion on a rock. The caption on the back of the card reads...

Date: 1925-05 

Description: Two children of Vernon Shurs sit and stand near four poultry houses and multiple prize-winning Rhode Island Red chicks. The girl, squatting and wearing a d...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A stone monument dedicated to the Old Lead Road. The marker reads: "The Old Lead Road. In 1828, ox-teams, guided along an ancient Winnebago Indian Trail, b...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Taliesin I entry loggia from the porte-cochere.

Date: 1949-08-18 

Description: A weedburner of the Illinois Central Railway in action burns ragweed along railroad tracks. The weedburner is a self-propelled unit equipped with an oil-bu...

Date: 1964-08-23 ca.

Description: Patti O'Connell skips barefoot through a barnyard area. The barn is covered in ivy and is owned by the Lloyd Lehman property.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from distance of several awnings and tents lining a field with several individuals. Possibly a Ho-Chunk powwow encampment.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A man stands before the greenhouse on the campus of Woodstock College in Woodstock, Maryland. A religious statue isvisible in front of the building's entra...

Photograph

Lone Fisherman

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline across water towards a man standing and fishing at the narrow inlet of a large body of water in the background. The man is wearing a ha...

Photograph

House at Newport

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Laundry hangs on the line behind an old wooden farmhouse which has several porches. The lawn is overgrown; there are outbuildings in the background.

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