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Description: The La Crosse based artist John Satory and his long white beard, in partial profile at the DMI Trend Showcase in the Cargill Room.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A view of soldiers maneuvering under barbed wire at Camp Travis, named in 1917.
Description: George Vitense, 118 North Hancock Street (pro) and William Garrott, 35 Lathrop Street (amateur), golfers tied for the lead in the state pro-amateur golf me...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Three-quarter view from rear left side of a farmer in a field operating a McCormick Farmall M tractor with attached mower. Farm buildings are in the backgr...
Description: Three employees of International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Department working to free a car stuck in a muddy rural road. The original caption read...
Description: A studio portrait of an elderly man with a thick beard and moustache.
Description: A man wearing a hat drives a McCormick-Deering 10-20(?) tractor while pulling an unidentified implement. A handwritten note underneath the image reads, "Ne...
Description: A mowing machine with its cutter raised rests near the entrance to a barn as a man walks nearby while carrying a metal bucket. The photograph was staged o...
Description: Stereograph of Ashley Bennett ("Cookie")who volunteered his services during the float, and the cook Mike Lane, on the Arpin fleet of lumber rafts.
Description: "Armond Behm Auction on County Trunk AH."
Description: A mock shotgun wedding at a Civilian Defense Rally, with a solider marrying a woman with a man dressed as a country priest presiding.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk couple posed in front of a painted backdrop. The man sitting on the left is wearing a vest, straw hat, beaded moccasins, earr...
Description: Street scene featuring the Old Absinthe House, a famous New Orleans establishment in the city's French Quarter. The building was built in 1806 by Pedro Fro...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Image composite of views of a rapid transit trolley crossing a bridge as men stand by and observe.
Date: 1914-08-20 ca.
Description: View from across the street of 4th Ward Square. Individuals sitting on benches and grass in the park. Caption on glass plate reads, "4th Ward Square".
Description: "American Legion members march up Main Street."
Description: The Guppey Guard, a Wisconsin state militia unit, in formation on a street in Portage.
Date: date unknown
Description: A group of bicycle riders on the street, with a smiling Vel Phillips in the lead. She is wearing a sweater, scarf, gloves, slacks and lace up shoes. Other...
Description: View looking down of a man standing among rubble and other debris at the bottom of a "300 ft. by 150 ft." hole in the ground from a powder explosion.
Description: Two-sided playing card used for advertising by magician Howard Thurston (d. 1936), arguably the greatest magician of his day. The reverse side of the card...
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