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Description: People gather to look over the remains of Natalie Troia's store at 102 South Park Street, after it exploded.
Description: Dane County Telephone Co. horse-drawn service and installation wagon. The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the background. Dad Schroeder and Oscar Quale are...
Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Alexander Krueger family in front of a row of pine trees. The family is standing sideways facing left, in a line, ordered fro...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from rocky shoreline across river towards a man standing on rocks and holding a stick in front of a rock face on the opposite shoreline. There are lar...
Description: Tornado damage near Truax Field in Madison. The Gritzmacher farm milk house was twisted and shattered by the wind.
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Milwaukee Mayor David S. Rose.
Description: Crew of men sawing wood with the use of a steam engine. A large pile of wood is stacked behind the saw. Alexander Krueger stands between the steam engine a...
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: A group of young audience members crowd around the front of a large tent (possibly the "bummer tent" for people going through bad drug experiences) at the...
Description: Flames light up the night as fire fighters hose down the Jeffery Brothers Automobile Preparing and Storage building at 621 University Avenue in an attempt...
Description: Men use an International TD-9 TracTracTor (crawler tractor) with Carco(?) winch in a logging operation.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Landscaped grounds under large white pine trees in the foreground, buildings in the background. A man is walking along the stone-lined road on the left, an...
Description: Two fishermen, Frank Gratiot (president of the Yahara Fisherman's Club) and his brother Charles, display a 4.5 foot long, 50-pound Sturgeon they caught nea...
Description: Factory workers at machines in the McCormick Works.
Description: A group of factory workers lift and move a large wooden crate at International Harvester's McCormick Works.
Description: Men standing at a parts counter at the Buhl Implement Company, an International Harvester dealership in the irrigated Snake River Valley. On the far left a...
Description: A salesman shows a Hankscraft egg cooker to a customer at Harloff-Loprich Electric Company, 506 State Street.
Description: Men, women, and children - likely tenant farmers or "sharecroppers" - picking cotton by hand.
Date: 1967 ca.
Description: Waist-up portrait of Hank Aaron in his Atlanta Braves uniform. The print is autographed at the top.
Description: The Ad Wolgast-Willie Ritchie boxing match in the Milwaukee Auditorium. There were 8,000 people in attendance. Most of the audience members have turned to...
Description: Party-goers pose for a Theta Chi fraternity costume party group portrait.
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