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Date: 1921 ca.
Description: Close-up of a man's arm using a wrench to make adjustments to a P&O tractor plow hitched to a tractor.
Description: View across lawn towards a man swinging an ax to split a piece of wood.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Two men seated inside a tent at the digging site at Interstate Park.
Date: 1913 before
Description: Features two illustrations. The top cut reads: "Hardware & Tools." The bottom illustration is fishing tackl [sic]. Cut reads: "Fishing tackl guns and ammun...
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Men constructing angora rabbit hutches. There is also a finished row of hutches.
Description: "Theresa water tower base."
Description: A woman, probably a teacher, is standing at a work bench outdoors nailing together a nail box. Her instructor, identified by original caption as Mr. Shephe...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Two men working outdoors using a hand saw to saw a piece of timber. In the background other people are working among stacks of timber. There is a large bui...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of four men in a clearing. Two men and a dog are standing next to a team of two horses hitched to stump pulling machinery. On the right, two men are s...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View across unpaved road toward construction workers loading a stone slab onto a horse-drawn wagon during the construction of the Eau Claire Public Library...
Description: Factory workers on a crawler tractor (TracTracTor) assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works. Behind the men are shelves filled with small m...
Description: View of students gardening at Winthrop College, founded in 1886. School buildings stand in the background.
Description: A woman's face is visible through an opening in the after-body of an aircraft torpedo as she uses a tool to tap holes in it. The photograph was taken at In...
Description: Interior view of a unkempt work space inside a shed or barn. There are wood shavings, dirty rags, and gloves lying beneath the work bench.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a man with a wheelbarrow standing amid vast stacks of cut wood in the yard of a pulp mill.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Three men work at a site for a new pit silo on an International Harvester demonstration farm.
Description: View from back of stage toward men sitting in chairs listening to a man standing and speaking at the ceremony at which the cornerstone for the Eau Claire P...
Description: Woman holding angora rabbit in her arms and grooming it with a brush. Text on page says, "Wollpflege".
Description: "John Reklau, age 92, was photographed while busily working in his tidy workshop room that once housed his chickens."
Description: A workman grinds a cylinder head at Nagle-Hart Tractor & Equipment Company, 754 East Washington Avenue.
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