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Description: While standing on the steps of a passenger car, North Western Railway conductor C.R. Odekirk prepares for his final run on the Dakota 400. He is retiring a...
Description: View down Center Street. The caption on the image is incorrect. On the left are storefronts, including a millinery and stable. On the right, commercial bui...
Description: German-born Charles Windolph, a Medal of Honor winner, a veteran of the Seventh Cavalry, and the last living survivor of the Big Horn Campaign, photographe...
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: A head and shoulders portrait of Martin Van Buren, the 8th President of the United States from 1837-1841. Born on December 5, 1782 in Columbia, New York,...
Description: Group portrait of the Wisconsin boxing team that won the national championship this year. Shown back row, left to right: Vito Parisi, Madison, heavy-weight...
Description: View of a 200T10 coupling. Falk caption reads, "Photo taken for possible use in T10 service manual. Photos show proper installation procedure."
Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of men handling bales of hay on an International A-160 truck.
Description: Members of the Farm Equipment Workers Union hand out leaflets at the International Harvester Co. plant during the Union's convention. A small crowd of peop...
Description: The 13th anniversary of the Social Security Act of August 14, 1935 is observed by its first Executive Director, Frank Bane, (left) now Director of the Coun...
Description: Secretary of Defense Melvin Laird, wearing a fatigue uniform, shakes hands with a military officer during a tour of Vietnam.
Description: Sherman PTA Players, winners of the 4th Dane Co. Drama Preliminary Contest at DeForest, in the fainting scene in "Bills."
Description: Supporters of Bernie Sanders standing outside the Democratic presidential debate posing with their signs.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Employee of the Consolidated Paper Company, probably its Plastics Division during World War II.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: A group of men and women gathered inside Pleasant View Rural School to listen to an agricultural extension presentation given by Professor Holden.
Description: Two men use a Fairway tractor to power a water pump at Bartlett Hills Country Club. The pump appears to be filling an irrigation trough.
Description: Wounded men lay in a foxhole in Iwo Jima waiting to be moved to another location.
Description: Stereograph of the farmhouse of Abram Bryant, a free black man who lived near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. An African American man is standing near the porch...
Date: date unknown
Description: A women's photographic head shot has been pasted onto a drawing depicting her on top of a pillar. The pillar is decorated with flowers and hearts. Above he...
Description: The log cabin store where a woman poses in the service window, and a man and a woman poses outdoors. There is a car parked in the road. The store advertise...
Description: Mrs. Brewer teaching a citizenship class at Edisto Island. Septima Clark, far left.
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