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Description: Robert M. La Follette, Sr., with his arms spread wide, speaking from the back of a wagon. It was in part due to his vigorous speaking style that La Follett...
Description: A McCormick-Deering stationary engine powers a Ferris wheel at a fair. A sign advertising "Princess Violet, Lilliputian" is in the background.
Description: Announcement from the Educational Department of the Big Badger Fair, held September 3-6, 1912 in Platteville.
Description: Tagged vegetables, including pumpkins, potatoes, corn, and etc., displayed on a shelf and floor in a room.
Description: View of a herd of buffalo at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Date: 1947 ca.
Description: Booth sponsored by United Packinghouse Workers Union Local 46 at the Black Hawk County Fair. The booth included a special exhibit that illustrated how both...
Description: Robert M. La Follette, Sr., with his fist in the air, speaking from the back of a wagon. He is wearing a hat and a suit without the coat. It was in part du...
Description: A KRNT radio broadcaster sits on a platform above a horse track at the Iowa State Fair as another man films the race for television.
Description: Elevated view of crowds at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Description: The Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) booth at the Southeastern World's Fair in Atlanta featured local products made by CIO members. Visitors to t...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Wausau Fair Grounds. View of field area with four buildings in the background.
Description: Panoramic view of auto race start at the Minnesota State Fair. Text affixed to the back of the bleachers reads, "Battle in the Clouds, Tonight at 7:30." S...
Description: A large crowd sits in stadium-style bleachers to watch a horse race at the Iowa State Fair.
Date: 1938-09-03 ca.
Description: A group of people at the Indiana State Fair gather around a map of Indiana showing locations for the manufacture of International truck parts. The Internat...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Lyme (?) Grange Fair, featuring cattle being shown in a field, a wagon, several people, and a fence.
Description: Exhibit featuring pressed flowers, maps, drawings, and written compositions.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: The State Fairgrounds where a 200-mile "big car" race took place. The park is one of the five largest outdoor expositions in the country.
Description: Man sitting in a McCormick Auto-Mower at or near the Paris Exposition in France. The Auto-Mower was an experimental gasoline-powered mowing machine. This i...
Description: Bird's eye view of International Harvester's exhibit building at the "Century of Progress" world's fair in Chicago. The shore of Lake Michigan is on the le...
Description: International C-30 armored truck built for Brinks, Incorporated. The truck is parked at the "Irish Village" exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fa...
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