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Best Dressed Co-eds

Date: 1934-11-14 

Description: Group portrait of five "best dressed co-eds" gathered around a piano, at the University of Wisconsin. They were picked in a poll conducted by the Daily Car...

Date: 1946-08-08 

Description: Singer Donalda La Grandeur, left, and collector Helene Stratman-Thomas on the porch at the home of La Grandeur.


Homestead Bank

Date:  date unknown

Description: Homestead Bank, a two-story stone and wood building, from across the street.


Brownie Day Camp

Date: 1952-07-22 

Description: Director Dorothy Torranee looks on as nurse Marion Natvig puts a sling on camper JaNelle Rolfsmeyer during first aid class at Brownie Hoyt Park Day Camp.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A young woman wearing a traditional Sari. Carrie describes a number of Sari styles in her journal from India.

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: Entrance to Pine Crest Lodge. View of a dirt road and decorative fence with trees in the background.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Red Cross volunteers preparing bandages at a Red Cross office in New York City. The woman standing on the right, who is supervising the work, is Mrs. Belmo...


Braided Rugs

Date: 1959-10-08 

Description: Mary Paulick sits on the floor while working on a large braided rug.


Fence Post Removal

Date: 1915 

Description: A man uses a "handy device for pulling old fence post" (original caption).

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Man seated on horse-drawn wagon on rural road. Stenciled text on the wagon reads "Sold by D.T. Gano, Clinton, Ills.".


Description: Several families in carriages cross a bridge with a high railing, possibly the Levi Creek Bridge.

Date: 1920 

Description: Three folds of a pamphlet advertising the Turner-Simplicity tractor featuring two illustrations of a man at work on the tractor along with text describing...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: A railroad section crew poses with a handcar on the trestle spanning the Buffalo River, north of Alma, Wisconsin.


Alma and Ilze

Date: 1982 

Description: Alma Schmidt Petersen, left, enjoys a meal with her niece (by marriage), Ilze Reese, in the dining room of the main house at Black Point Estate. This photo...

Date: 1968 

Description: Bumper sticker from the 1968 Presidential campaign of Eugene McCarthy.

Date: 1950-04-03 

Description: Caroline Peterson, noted flower arrangement artist from Hawaii, stands beside a floral arrangement on a wooden buffet. The photograph was probably taken a...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Original caption: "Frank Keenan, Star of Pathé Plays, snapped with Mrs. Keenan, their two daughters, son-in-law, and grand children just before his departu...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Portrait with walking cane of Amasa Cobb as an elderly man.

Date: 1953 

Description: Photographic holiday card from the Q.J. O'Sullivan family. The children of the family are all dressed in winter clothes, two with a Christmas tree, one on...

Date: 1951-04-27 

Description: Bruce Foote sings the National Anthem (note salutes and hands on hearts) at a Marquette University convocation ceremony honoring General Douglas MacArthur....

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