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Date: 1917 

Description: Group of men, women and children outside the train station at Hailar in Manchuria. Two women hold umbrellas for protection from the sun. The original capti...

Book or Pamphlet

Call of the Open Road

Date: 1922 

Description: Front and back cover of the Call of the Open Road, an annual publication of the Milwaukee Journal Tour Department based on its regular columns of mo...

Date: 1917 

Description: A bearded man wearing a hat and boots is standing near a passenger train. On the left is a woman with a young girl looking on. The original caption reads:...

Photograph

Flying Tea Party

Date:  date unknown

Description: A tea party on an airplane, a publicity stunt conceived by Harry Bruno to promote his Cleveland-area airline, Aeromarine Airlines. By taking local reporter...

Combine geography and map skills with reading, math, and problem-solving in this lesson plan

Date: 1917 

Description: Men and women wait in boxcars and on the platform at a Russian railroad station. The original caption reads "uppers and lowers on the Trans-Siberian Ry. [R...

Date: 1960-04-06 

Description: A man (Henry Derleth) wears an overcoat while posed on the middle of the boarding stairway attached to a partially visible passenger airliner. The original...

Photograph

Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Browntown train depot. The depot offers Wells Fargo & Company Express delivery and Western Union telegraph service. There are two carts on the platform...

Date: 1957 

Description: William and Ellen Proxmire boarding a plane.

Date: 1917 

Description: Several well-dressed men stand near uniformed men outside a railroad car. Two young boys are in the foreground looking back at the photographer. Original c...

Photograph

Wisconsin Billboard

Date: 1938 

Description: A movable billboard aimed at passing motorists along State Highway 20 in Illinois. It reads "Relax in Wisconsin, Where Friends and Nature Meet." Although...

Date: 1980-07 ca.

Description: Vel Phillips wearing pearls and a name tag sitting at a table.

Date: 1917 

Description: Men and women wait on and near box cars at a train platform in Russia. The original caption reads "cheapest traveling on the Trans-Siberian Ry. [Railway]."

Date: 1969 

Description: Photographic holiday postcard of a couple on their bikes in a driveway. Shrubs and palm trees surround them. A map of the Pacific Ocean is in the backgroun...

Photograph

Green Bay Depot

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: View down platform towards a locomotive pulling a Green Bay & Western Railroad train at the Green Bay depot, with a Snavely omnibus parked at the platform...

Photograph

Motel Pool

Date:  

Description: Children playing in the pool of the Madison Travel Lodge.

Photograph

Wade House

Date: 1858 

Description: Ambrotype of the Wade House, a carriage inn located in Greenbush, also showing a section of the original plank road in the foreground.

Photograph

Bicycling Outing

Date: 1896-10-04 

Description: View down sidewalk of a group of men and women standing near a large brick building. Bicycles are leaning against the curb and the side of the building. Th...

Date: 1925 

Description: The tourist park in Black Earth, Wisconsin. Typically such facilities were free for motorists.

Date: 1942 

Description: Four participants (Mary Lou Ciulla, Annie Gambino, Bessie Parisi, and Vita Valenza) of a bike hosteling trip sponsored by Neighborhood House, resting on a...

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