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Description: Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr., speaks to a crowd in the grandstand at the Wisconsin State Fair. In the background, a photographer is taking his picture.
Description: Several men unload coal from barges with shovels. A row of buildings is in the background.
Description: A farmer uses a McCormick-Deering 10-20 tractor to plow a field on the J.W. Esch farm.
Description: Two men operate machinery at Arcola Flour Mills. The equipment is powered by an International PD-40 Diesel power unit.
Description: Outer flap of an envelope mailer produced by the Waterloo Gasoline Engine Company to advertise the Waterloo kerosene tractor. It features an illustration o...
Description: High water on the Wisconsin River has inundated the coffer dam at the construction site. The narrow gauge railroad (curved line in foreground, right) is n...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: A group of bricklayers pose with the tools of their trade in front of an unfinished brick wall at the Prairie du Sac dam site. Note the wooden form for a...
Date: 1860 after
Description: The state seal of Wisconsin appears in the upper left corner.
To the right reads:
18th Reg. Wis. Vol,
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Men standing on a large pile of hay use pitchforks to load hay into a hay press operated by two other men.
Date: 1869-10 ca.
Description: Wisconsin State Capitol dome under construction, showing the workmen and the equipment they used to hoist construction materials into place. After the cons...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Two men with a horse-drawn wagon loaded with lumber at a construction site.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Mailing advertisement for the Best "25" tracklayer tractor featuring an illustration of a man using the crawler tractor in what appears to be an orchard. T...
Description: Factory workers assembling machines at the McCormick Works.
Description: Rally of striking United Automobile Workers of America employed by Allis Chalmers.
Date: 1958 before
Description: Elevated view of a man loading freshly harvested cranberries into processing machinery. The machine appears to separate the berries from leaves and other d...
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior of an office at Saint Mary's Sanatorium, founded in 1880 by Bishop Salpointe. View includes a desk, table, and chairs. A door opens to another r...
Description: Several men pose with train No. 5, engine No. 8.
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of Josiah D. Whitney (1819-1896), professor of Geology at Harvard University (1865-96), and chief of the Californa Geological Surv...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Assembly line packing by the Supreme Model Supply Co., a model airplane company started by Waukesha teenagers in 1940.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Factory workers load a wooden crate marked "McCormick Folding Daisy Reaper" using a pulley system in the docks of the McCormick Works.
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