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An early view of how a large corporation marketed a valuable piece of technology provides insight into contemporary views of consumerism and industry.

Discover the famous lithographic company most known for its WWII posters whose goal was to mobilize public support for the American war effort.

The Watercolors of Winifred Ford

Read about the life and career of painter Winifred Ford who created watercolors of historic Madison residences.

Larger Than Life Images of Animals and Produce

Learn about the tall-tale postcard industry and the career of photographer Alfred Stanley Johnson, Jr.

A Hand-Book for the Homeseeker

Read about the dream of successful farming in northern Wisconsin in 1895.

Photographer David Giffey Captures Details of Migrant Worker Life

Learn about migrant worker life in Wisconsin and Texas captured by Wisconsin-born photojournalist David Giffey.

Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

Harry Ellsworth Cole

Cole's photographs show scenic views of the Dells and Devil's Lake area as well as geological features throughout Sauk County.

An album of 32 unusual photographs taken in 1905 of graduates of Menomonie High School in Dunn County.

A Greenbelt Town

Read about how the suburban community of Greendale, Wisconsin, was engineered and view photographs documenting its development.

Circus images from the 1860s to the 1960s.

Learn about the exploits of the U.S. Army National Guard's Red Arrow Division during World War II.

Explore photographs of farm life in 20th-century Wisconsin.

Avid Amateur Photographer

Learn about the career of photographer Harry Dankoler, who captured images of his experiences throughout life and experimented with photo manipulation.

The Story of Two Communities Through Photographs

Read about the history of Manitowoc and Two Rivers, two Wisconsin communities, and view photos documenting more than 150 years of life in the two cities.

Underground Newspapers of the 1960s and 1970s

Images of the Wisconsin Historical Society's collection of underground newspapers.

View many photographs of Cassville Wisconsin's varied river life, taken by Frank W. Feiker

A Historical Look at Service Stations

Photographs of Wisconsin gas stations portray the development of service station architecture.

The Civil War sketches of Alexander Simplot were reproduced as engravings for use in newspapers.

Learn about the history of Christmas cards and their various uses during World War I and II, and in postwar America.
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