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Date: 1927-01-28 

Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin Historical Society. South side from the corner of Park and State Streets.

Date: 1908 

Description: Front and back of a postcard sent from Agnes to William (Bill) Quinney. The front features a print of the Cliffs of Dover in pastel tones while, on the ba...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Front entrance of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. Awnings are on the windows of the first and second floors.

Book or Pamphlet

Scrapbook Cover

Date: 1933 

Description: Embossed image of the Hall of Science at the Century of Progress International Exposition (the 1933-34 Chicago World's Fair) decorates the leather cover of...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin from across Library Mall with awnings visible on the first and second floor.

Date: 1959 

Description: A line of filing cabinets holding the Anita McCormick Blaine papers, not long after they arrived at the Wisconsin Historical Society in the 1950s. A portra...

Photograph

Josephine Harper

Date: 1948 

Description: Dr. Josephine Harper, later Josephine Harper Darling, archivist at the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, and editor of the guide to the papers of Lyma...

Date: 1912 

Description: Well-dressed Julia and Julius Jacobson looking at Indian artifacts at the State Historical Society of Wisconsin Museum during their wedding trip to Madison...

Book or Pamphlet

Scrapbook Cover

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Two pandas "scrap" on the embossed leather cover of a scrapbook bearing the title "Snaps and Scraps." Metallic gold highlights the embossed areas. The scra...

Date: 1900 before

Description: The Daniel Webster carriage on display in the Historical Society's museum in the third Wisconsin State Capitol. At that time the Historical Society's quart...

Photograph

Farm Museum Exhibit

Date: 1951 

Description: Two men examine a hook attached to a huge wagon, part of a Farm Museum Exhibit at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The front and back of a postcard featuring a drawing of the Detroit skyline as seen from Windsor, Ontario that was sent by Alice and Floyd Quinney during t...

Photograph

Paul Vanderbilt

Date:  date unknown

Description: Paul Vanderbilt works at a table in the Iconography Section at the Wisconsin Historical Society. Stacks of photographs and boxes cover the table, along wit...

Date: 1961-01-28 

Description: Four people attending the Wisconsin State Historical Society's reception in the Beefeaters' room of the Memorial Union are, left to right, John Jacques, bu...

Photograph

Lucille Kellar

Date: 1955 

Description: Lucille Kellar, coordinator of the Historical Society's McCormick Collection, with the new cases for the collection. She is standing outside the north entr...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Drawing of an exterior view of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin headquarters building, now the Wisconsin Historical Society.

Learn how the Society became the permanent home for the McCormick-International Harvester Collection.

Book or Pamphlet

Pages of Goddard's Journal

Date: 1881 

Description: Pages 54 and 55 of the diary kept by John H. Goddard on a timber cruising trip.

Date: 1951-11 ca.

Description: Scale model of a McCormick push-type corn binder.

Date: 1900 before

Description: Historian Emma Helen Blair, who supervised the Historical Society's maps and manuscripts collection during the 1890s and who aided the editorial projects o...

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