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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of Congress Street, featuring the Portland Observatory, trees, sidewalks, and railway tracks.
Date: date unknown
Description: View along shoreline of a lake towards a man standing near the mouth of a cave at the waterline. The cave is in steep, eroded cliffs, and trees and shrubs...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: View across yard of house with large group of people gathered on porch posing for photograph.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The sternwheel excursion, Thistle, by a landing. Passengers wait on shore. Previously named J.H. Crawford. The Thistle ran between Oshkosh and Omro, WI vi...
Description: Illustration of John Muir's first Wisconsin home at Fountain Lake.
Description: Mrs. Marvin V. Bump, Junior Chamber of Commerce state cerebral palsy drive chairman, accepts a $2,000 check from Anna Cary, Dane County drive chairman. Lef...
Description: Planting seedings at the state nursery at Trout Lake.
Description: Photographic postcard of a composite studio portrait of funeral floral arrangements and a man in front of a painted backdrop. A head and shoulders portrait...
Description: Exterior of Sherwood Forest Hotel, opened around 1873 by John C. Sherwood. The view includes trees in the foreground and plants surrounding the two-story...
Description: Illustration of children disembarking an International Metro school bus with a suburban house in the background.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Advertising card produced by Warder, Mitchell and Company, manufacturers of the Champion line of agricultural machinery. Features a color illustration of a...
Description: The launch "Penguin" is moored at the pier at Black Point; the United States flag is lifted by the breeze. A brick walkway leads to the pier.
Description: Woman and a group of boys and girls posed sitting and standing in front of a wooden building, probably a school group. Negative has ink inscription, "No. 4...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Informal double portrait of Mr. and Mrs. C.J. Jones, 81 and 80, respectively at the time of their 60th wedding anniversary. Mr. and Mrs. Jones were both bo...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery near Lake Nagawicka.
Description: Inside spread featuring a color illustration of a man using a self-raker in a field with a team of two horses.
Description: Elevated view of town with Mission San Antonio de Valero, also known as the Alamo, which was built in 1744. The building stands near a park in the town sq...
Description: A donkey train going up a zig-zag trail along the a mountainside in Glacier National Park.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Two women surrounded by flowers in the Philippines. They are wearing "voluminous blouses of a sheer material," as Carrie Chapman Catt describes in her jour...
Description: Man standing near a large piece of machinery in an outdoor work area. He is wearing dirty canvas pants, work boots and a hat.
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