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Bascom Hall

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Cyanotype view from Bascom Hill of main entrance to Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1980-02-02 ca.

Description: Protest march called in response to the murder of five activists, labor organizers, and members of the Communists Workers Party by the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) o...

Date: 1997 

Description: A watercolor of a group of Indians sitting around a fire under a cliff.

Date: 1921-07-20 ca.

Description: Man seated on a horse-drawn hay rake. Two boys and a man in the background are piling the cut hay.


Ellen Sabin

Date: 1945-11-29 

Description: Miss Ellen C. Sabin, president emerita of Milwaukee-Downer College, on her 95th birthday. Miss Sabin was one of America's most eminent woman in the field...


Description: Gauer with his "personality made" skull. Gauer caption: Mad scientist, and he was plenty sore too.


Boys and Horses

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men stand, each with two horses, on either side of a tent. A boy stands in front of the tent, and in front of him a dog is sitting on the ground. On th...

Date: 1944-10-27 

Description: West High School drum majorettes in uniform at the East-West High School football game at Breese Stevens Field. From left are Carlene Doran, Dawn Rebenstor...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three unidentified Ho-Chunk people and a dog are seated outside of their canvas-covered ciiporoke. A summer house can be seen through the trees.

Date: 1975-06 

Description: Students from Chicago's Cyrus McCormick School viewing a replica of the original McCormick Reaper at the International Harvester exhibit at the Chicago Mus...

Date: 2004 

Description: Milan Beck purchased this property in 1973. Cows were milked here last in 1967.

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Fifty-seven millimeter artillery pieces stored in an International Harvester factory building. A flag and a poster hang from the rafters.


Wilson Hotel


Description: Exterior view of the Wilson Hotel on East Wilson Street. Architectural details include a turret, arched windows and textured brickwork.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the interior of Leslie Werner's workshop. A print of an image of Leslie Werner's Repair Shop full of bicycles is seen hanging on the wall in the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A lithograph of Major-General William Tecumseh Sherman, Major-General Ulysses S. Grant, and Rear-Admiral David Dixon Porter below the figure of a woman hol...

Date: 1922 after

Description: Outdoor view of an Air-Lec automatic door opener for swinging doors set up on a wood plank on a rooftop. Probably the top of Schoelkopf's manufacturing pla...

Date: 1941 

Description: Rear view of Ed Stanley using a Farmall M tractor with a three bottom Genius plow on the Grassurere Land Company's home farm.

Date: 1922-09 ca.

Description: A cradle, model truck, International 8-16 tractor and several informational posters on display at the "Wheat Show," a "historical exhibit furnished by Inte...


Husking Corn

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Edgar Krueger, Frank Albert Goetsch, and Anson Dewey Goetsch pose while husking corn on the Krueger farm.

Date: 1958-10-27 

Description: The Wisconsin State Journal has a new cookbook classification for teenagers. Beth Kube, a seventh grade student from Lake Mills, has the distinction of bei...

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