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Description: Prisoners are seen walking past cells on the set of the film "Riot in Cell Block 11." There are two lines of men — one on the first floor and another on th...
Description: A large group of individuals gather to have a picnic.
Description: Several senior citizens gather refreshments at the Christmas party put on by Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. From left to right are Henry Venger, Mrs. Ther...
Description: Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Philleo Nash, a Democrat, riding on an elephant during the annual Circus Parade.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Tourists look on as a group of Ho-Chunk dressed in traditional regalia walks down the street during the Homecoming Celebration.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of the chapel at Saint Clara Academy, built in 1852. Founded by Father Samuel Mazzuchelli, the academy's chapel features elaborate stained glass w...
Description: Factory workers producing artillery shells at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. Original caption reads: "75-Millimeter Shell Manufacture. The fir...
Description: Frank Deischel, Wausau, President of the Tavern League of Wisconsin, standing with an illegal slot machine in Deischel's tavern.
Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (second from the right) confers with Scott Lilly, a top policy advisor, during a hearing of the House Budget Committee.
Description: The Indian Agency House near the site of Fort Winnebago. This house was built in 1832 by the United States Government for the Indian Agent to the Ho-Chunk...
Description: "Triumph over Tyranny", by Symeon Shi Min at a Memorial Union exhibit of paintings executed for use on war posters.
Description: Color coded map in pink, yellow, blue, and brown of Milwaukee County State and County trunk highways. The map includes a legend of symbols: "STEAM RAIL ROA...
Description: Two men standing with an International Harvester farm equipment service truck ("red baby") for the Aldridge Hielscher Implement Company, an International H...
Description: Three close-up photographs of the Craig tractor. They include, from left, the steering gear, priming cups, and a hand-adjustable disc-clutch.
Description: Exterior view of the Wingra Park Advancement Association Hall, with a man and a woman posing in front of the building.
Description: Group portrait of the Fauerbach C.B. Women's Bowling Team that registered the highest women's team score of the season in the Ladies Major League at the Bo...
Description: View of the meeting grounds of Willimantic Camp Meeting Association, established in 1860. Two women walk toward the foreground on Prospect Avenue, a dirt...
Description: Display of six Ray-O-Vac flashlights and batteries.
Description: Exterior view of a District No. 4 school building, built in 1845.
Description: W.F. Trukenbrod poses underneath the awning of his store for this New Year's postcard.
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