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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Cadavers are laid out on gurneys in a sky-lit anatomy lab at Rush Medical College.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Advertising poster for the "Romance of the Reaper" film for use in Australia. The poster features an illustration of Cyrus Hall McCormick building the firs...
Description: Students select chemicals to mix in their pharmaceutical laboratory class.
Description: Graph showing the profile of a semi-diurnal spring tidal curve deduced from 5452 half hourly ordinates obtained from the records of self registering tide g...
Description: Two actors in space suits and suction cup boots work on the exterior of a spaceship in a production still for "Destination Moon." Behind them is a black sk...
Description: Senator Alexander Wiley posing with a cutaway model of an Apollo rocket. Behind him on a wall are portraits of Dwight D. Eisenhower and John F. Kennedy.
Description: Automobile made by J. Wesley Carhart, Methodist minister of Racine, later of Oshkosh, Maryland and Texas. The vehicle was dismantled and the engine used to...
Description: An actor in a space suit "floats" in front of a background of stars. Below him is a safety net and a technician watching on the right.
Description: Flight nurses wearing leather suits, hoods, and oxygen masks during training in an anoxia chamber.
Date: date unknown
Description: Aldo Leopold, UW Professor of Wildlife Management, posed with binoculars, about to embark on an inspection and bird-watching tour of the Wisconsin River fa...
Description: In a production still for "Destination Moon," an astronaut in a space suit is floating away from the spaceship. Two of his companions stand on the hull of...
Description: Actor Warner Anderson is strapped to a bunk in a spaceship in a scene still for "Destination Moon."
Description: View of a biology laboratory at College Misericordia, established by the Sisters of Mercy on August 15, 1924. Two rows of tables with lamps can be seen, a...
Description: Workmen making adjustments for launch are dwarfed by the Saturn SA-5 booster rocket, a preliminary stage in the development of the Saturn V. Eventually, Sa...
Description: Rial Herreman prepares a mixture in the laboratory of his drugstore in Boyd, Wisconsin.
Description: A man measures chemicals on an old scale in Ricketts laboratory at the Agriculture Chemistry Building, on the University of Wisconsin campus.
Description: Advertising handbill for Cyrus Hall McCormick's patent Virginia Reaper. Printed for C.H. McCormick & Co. by James J. Langdon, Chicago, Illinois.
Description: Actors John Archer (left) and Tom Powers (right) pose in the set for the interior of a spacecraft. Powers is buckled into a padded bunk.
Description: Irene Steinkopf, a former Milwaukee journalist, shops for sausage in Vienna where her husband had been assigned by the Associated Press. A bit much for two...
Description: Two fifth grade pupils, Frederick Blundell, Jr. and Lynn Seidl, examine a microscope while their science teacher at Longfellow School, Elizabeth Supernaw,...
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