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Date: 1916 ca.
Description: A poster or signboard showing six first aid rooms at six different International Harvester factory and office locations: Champion Works, Akron Works Dispen...
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop showing Bertha Gesell washing and hanging doll clothes.
Description: Several men and women standing inside a department store next to tables piled with bolts of fabric. The store has a pressed tin ceiling.
Description: Portrait of a young man assumed to be an employee of the Wisconsin Supreme Court, taken inside the Wisconsin state capitol building.
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of William Marriott Canby (1831-1904), American botanist and businessman. Canby involved himself in many diverse endeavo...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Flight nurse, Gwen Jensen, on a plane with wounded soldiers. Jensen is wearing a jumpsuit. There are stretchers attached to the sides of the plane with wou...
Description: Carol Bank (left) and Barb (Flint?) Diggs, friends of Lewis Arms, sit together smoking cigarettes.
Description: Robert Zellner with people involved in the Student Non-violent Coordinating Committee. From left to right are Larry Rubin, Matthew Jones, Robert Zellner, M...
Description: Pauline Frederick (center in the fur coat), then the only woman news broadcaster at ABC, was one of many prominent women who addressed the Advertising Wome...
Description: Workers stand at a machine putting bottles into crates. One of the workers is wearing an apron and rubber knee-high boots. A McCormick-Deering eight can mi...
Description: La Verne Sterr prepares for her wedding to Carl Grothouse.
Description: Two men stand behind a parts counter at the Arthur C. Day Implement Company, an International Harvester dealership. A sign above counter reads, "Internatio...
Description: Way back in the soft center of hard times, did not their resistance to change in the sentiment make some sense? What could take the place of the bees and t...
Description: Mrs. Joseph W. (Frances) Vilas, Maple Bluff, is shown working on a figurine, with a background of other pottery pieces she has made.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Interior view of a sitting room at Pendarvis House, with period chairs, a bookcase and a painting of sheep above the fireplace.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk man posed sitting on the left wearing a suit and bandana, and a Ho-Chunk woman posed standing...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Memorial photograph, showing a draped coffin surrounded by floral offerings, among which appears a life-size head-and-shoulders photographic portrait of th...
Description: Historical Society Library Reading Room and the Visitors Gallery after their modernization during the mid-1950s. Prominent among the visible changes are a...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk girls posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. Caroline Mary Decorah Blackdeer (CheHeTeChaWinKah), left, wears a silk...
Description: Interior portrait of the Bennett family posed around a bowl of popcorn.
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