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Description: An engraving after the painting by James Walker of the Battle of Gettysburg.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: A woman with a badge marked "Bell Telephone System" holds a telephone cradle while handing a wounded marine a telephone receiver. The marine is lying in be...
Description: Office of author August Derleth, Wisconsin's Very Live Radio's (WVLR) unofficial consultant on the history of the Sauk-Prairie area. Derleth's novels and s...
Description: Looking upstream (north) through the lock at the Prairie du Sac dam. The power house is on the left. The flow of the river has been diverted through the...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Calbraith Perry Rodgers, with a cigar characteristically clenched in his jaw, was the first man to fly across the United States. He undertook this flight i...
Date: 1933 before
Description: Street scene with several buildings painted with the words "International Harvester Company of America". The building in the foreground has the words, "Tra...
Date: 1947 ca.
Description: Howard Ohm at a desk in the legislative reference library, with Mr. Brandt in the background.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: A Yankee-built Greek Revival frame house from the 1840s.
The small dark rectangular plaque above the door is a Madison Mutual Insurance Company sign that...
Description: Organizing Assembly in G.A.R. (Grand Army of the Republic) Hall.
Description: Two International D-15 trucks owned by Taggart Coal and Supply Company parked outside the storefront.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Stephen Nicholas (1840-1901) of Chilton, Wisconsin. Stephen was a member of the Narragansett tribe. He served with Co. D, 1st...
Description: Indian Industrial School class, posed for a portrait.
Description: Farmer operating a horse-drawn Osborne reaper. The original caption reads "Emerson-Brantingham."
Date: 1963 ca.
Description: Robert Novak (left) and Rowland Evans, Jr., about 1963, the year in which they began their journalistic partnership with the long-running newspaper column,...
Date: date unknown
Description: Waist-up portrait of William Penn Lyon, a Wisconsin attorney, state legislator, and State Supreme Court justice (1871-1894). During the Civil War William P...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A group of men working in a field with farm buildings in the background. A man wearing a wide brimmed hat stands on top of a large pile of hay holding a fa...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Employees posed outside a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealership. A woman is standing behind the plate glass window next to portrait of Cyrus Hall...
Description: A girls' building at the Pima Agency, near Phoenix.
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Springfield Works.
Description: Preliminary sketch of a distant ship on the river near an outcropping of land.
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