Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Angora rabbit.
Description: Ruth Nelson, Red Cross motor corps volunteer, and the Red Cross display in the Wisconsin State Capitol rotunda. Display features contents of the prisoner-...
Description: Map of Concentration Camps in Germany, titled "1943 31 Zuchtstationen", where the SS kept angora rabbits for their wool raising projects at concentration c...
Description: Several groups of Naval students operate radios while an officer looks on at the U.S. Naval Training School (Radio).
Description: A handwritten "list of different inhabitants that consented to furnish the troops belonging to the state of Virginia."
Description: Partially assembled and completed M-7 tanks at International Harvester's Bettendorf Works. Original caption reads: "Looking East in Bay #4 from Col. 403 -...
Description: Mrs. William Bartlett of the Aviation Committee of the National Special Aid Society, examines metal objects donated by members to be sold to benefit Americ...
Description: A design for the unbuilt "Lawson Battler," which Alfred Lawson conceived as an armored fighter plane armed with six machine guns.
Description: Man feeding angora rabbits in their hutches. Text on page says, "Fütterung".
Date: 1942-05-25 ca.
Description: A factory worker operates a vertical broaching machine at International Harvester's 20 (Twenty) millimeter gun plant. Original caption reads: "Vertical bro...
Description: Six men stand outside around a pile of scrap metal in front of the F.V. Russell McCormick-Deering dealership. The metal was collected for a wartime scrap d...
Description: Red Cross War Fund Drive leaders seated at a table discussing plans for war fund drive. Left to Right: James R. Law, June B. Wheeler, Louis Hirsig, Alden...
Description: A large pile of scrap metal near a railroad track.
Description: United States Rubber Company group seated at a table with a display of rubber products in the background, "Rubber Goes to War", in the Pompeii Room at the...
Description: Three female factory workers inspect 40-millimeter artillery shells at International Harvester's West Pullman Works.
Description: Stacks of lumber used in the construction of what is probably International Harvester's Bettendorf Tank Arsenal (factory). The lumber sits on the ground in...
Description: Soldiers of the 3rd Wisconsin Artillery at Camp Randall man a cannon on wheels while other men on foot and on horseback follow.
Description: Medical instruments and medicine used for the care of angora rabbits.
Date: 1943-08-31 ca.
Description: Unidentified executive of the Consolidated Paper Company Plastics Division seated in a folding transport chair, produced as part of the company's war work.
Description: M-7 tanks in storage on the shipping dock at International Harvester's Bettendorf Works. Original caption reads: "Looking southwest in Bays #7 and 8 from C...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706