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Postcard

Lincoln Beachey

Date: 1912-09-25 

Description: Lincoln Beachey, the best known aviator of the exhibition era, performed in Wisconsin with his Curtiss Pusher airplane on numerous occasions. This postcar...

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of young Lieutenant Colonel Arthur MacArthur Jr., F & S, 24th Wisconsin Infantry, posing in a Civil War uniform next to a chair.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of business-lined Main Street. People walk and stand on both sidewalks. Horse-drawn carriages and streetcars share the road.

Photograph

Man In Reeds

Date:  date unknown

Description: At Big Muskegan Wind. In a marsh part of a lake, a man in waders is bent over among the reeds. In the background are three people in a boat. One person i...

Date: 1957-07-11 

Description: Group portrait of 14 Knights of Columbus officers.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Contact sheet of a photo shoot featuring Newton Minow, holding his eyeglasses and a book and posing with a chair and a television. A large world map is on...

Date: 1953 

Description: Original wedding cartoon presented to Wisconsin writer August Derleth on the occasion of his marriage to Sandra Winters by cartoonist Clare V. "Dwig" Dwigg...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: A group of construction workers gather to listen to a speaker near the office for the Sand Chapter of Mechanical Contractors at the construction site for t...

Photograph

White Pine

Date: 1980 ca.

Description: Two unidentified men, each standing with one hand resting against the enormous trunk of a mature white pine and looking upward. There are other trees in th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man driving windsled on frozen Lake Superior. The windsled is an open boat fitted with an engine and rudder.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a steam hauler pulling logs across ice on sleds. Four men pose for the camera: one sticks his head out of a window of the hauler; one sits at th...

Photograph

Man Pulling Boom

Date: 1997 

Description: A man wearing waders walks knee-deep through water and floating cranberries as he pulls a boom used for confining the cranberries so they can be harvested.

Date: 1950 before

Description: A portrait of a hooded Trappist monk on a tractor. A large pile of hay sits to the left. The Our Lady of the Valley abbey and a wooden structure are visi...

Photograph

Spring-Tooth Harrow

Date: 1923-05-29 

Description: A farmer walks behind a horse-drawn spring-tooth harrow in a field. An orchard is on the right.

Date: 1973-03 ca.

Description: Poster publicizing a talk with Mahatma Parlokanand speaking about the teachings of Satguru Maharaj Ji, a spiritual Perfect Master. Features a picture of Sa...

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of Brierfield, a plantation bought by Jefferson Davis in 1835, after he fought in the Mexican War. After the Civil War he bought Beauvoir, a...

Photograph

Frank J. Schmitt

Date: 1914-10-19 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frank J. Schmitt, Milwaukee contractor and builder.

Photograph

The Schlitz

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Schlitz Saloon on the corner of Doty and King Streets. The saloon was owned by Fred C. Harbort from 1900-1907. There is a man in an apron standing at t...

Date: 1901-02 

Description: Studio portrait of Bashicta-Nogueb (High Up In The Sky), called Charles Sucker, in partial native dress with ornaments. Part of Algonquian and Chippewa Tri...

Date: 1947 

Description: A man works with metal parts as they are carried in baskets along a conveyor supsended from the ceiling at West Pullman Works.

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