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Description: Maypole Dance at the May Fete on Bascom Hill. Just visible at the top of the photograph is the new Wisconsin State Capitol, completed except for the north...
Description: Students dancing in a circle doing the Hokey-Pokey at the Cherokee Heights School dance. In the foreground are Linda Billington, Ann Herreid, Merry Bliss,...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of the coal yards.
Description: Three smiling women stand beside a horse-drawn carriage near Two Rivers. The horses are wearing knotted, corded fly nets and blinders. The carriage has a c...
Description: Soldiers at the Luang Prabang Airport, Laos walking near drums of fuel for helicopters. In the background soldiers stand near the door of a helicopter.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Men use teams of horses to excavate a lot to be used as the site for the future McCormick Twine Mill.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view over fences towards a yard surrounded by log farm buildings. In the yard posing are two women, two girls, and a boy sitting in a wagon pulled...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Exterior of City Hall.
Description: Interior of the students' room at Harvard University Dental School, founded in 1867. The large hall is filled with dental chairs and other equipment.
Description: Several men are working on an automobile in Ashley Bennett's garage.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Unintended multiple exposure of three images. Two are of the porch at George Washington's Mount Vernon (one vertical and distant, one horizontal and close-...
Description: An Indian doctor treats a lame horse at the He-he grounds at the Warm Springs Agency in Oregon.
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Portrait of Tshusick, an Chippewa (Ojibwa) woman, that appeared in Volume I of The History of Indian Tribes by Thomas McKenney and James Hall.
Description: Mogul 15-30 HP kerosene tractor loaded on a railroad car for delivery, most likely outside International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of Forest Middleton, with a pensive expression with hand on his chin, sits with his dog in his lap.
Description: Mrs. Russell M. Kurten of Racine (right), president of the women's auxiliary of the Wisconsin State Medical Society, was honored at a dessert luncheon at t...
Description: View from shoreline of a dam constructed of concrete and wood. On the other shoreline are houses and other wood outbuildings.
Description: The last five spellers left in the Iowa county championship spelling bee all look a bit worried as they wait for the final rounds of the bee, held in the...
Description: Steet in downtown Crandon.
Description: View across water towards a man working to turn a sail canoe, rolled over onto its left side, upright. The canoe has two sails, is dark colored, and has a...
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