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Horses and Sheep

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view over sheep pen of men displaying several horses in a yard among farm buildings, a frame house and a windmill. Three women and two young girls...


Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of streets, stores, the Bank of Bisbee, and dwellings built into the hillside. Pedestrians, automobiles, and horse-drawn vehicles are visible...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Automobile ruts leading through trees past dwellings on a hill.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Passengers posed on "Dell Queen" steamboat. There is a bridge in the background.

Date: 1926 

Description: The "Freeport" cottage at Oshawa Cottages. There is an entrance on the side of the screened-in porch. In the background on the left is another building, an...


Gillette Studio

Date: 1938 

Description: Exterior view from road of the Gillette photography studio. Lorin is standing and posing next to the sign. An upside down sign is resting in the tall grass...


Log Transport

Date: 1940 

Description: Two men load logs onto the bed of an International D-Line truck. A forest and mountain are in the background.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye view of Yerkes Observatory.

Date: 1970-04-23 

Description: A wide view of the camping area at the site of the Sound Storm music festival. People are walking among tents and vehicles spread out on a hill. There is a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A buggy pulled by two horses stands in the woods. Two men sit in the front seat and two women in the back seat. All four are wearing hats and formal clothe...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Advertisement for a train trip to Devil's Lake. The trip originates in Elgin, Illinios, with pick-ups in East Elgin, Dundee, Carpenterville and Algonquin....

Date: 1852-10 

Description: Landscape view of the river looking downstream from Fort Snelling, Minnesota Territory. An expanse of placid river water fills the center of the drawing an...

Date: 1908 

Description: General design for future construction development of the University of Madison campus with the general view of the campus by the Architectural commission.

Date: 1911-07-04 

Description: Elevated view looking towards sidewalk and street of a crowd looking at automobiles lined up for a downtown race. According to Alan Picha of the Hillsboro...


The "Lorely"

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elsa Seipp Madlener, center, poses with her husband Albert, right, and another man, possibly Ed Daily, the engineer of the steam launch "Lorely." A handwri...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Agricultural Extension lecturer Dr. F.A. Wolfe carries an educational chart while riding on horseback along a muddy dirt road.

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: Mrs. Elsie Stevens poses on a path by a lake while riding a horse. Possibly on the University of Wisconsin-Madison drive (present-day Lakeshore path).

Date: 1975 

Description: A horse-drawn enclosed carriage originally used to transport children to and from school in 1915. The carriage has several young children as passengers, wh...

Date: 1912 

Description: View across road of a Norwegian Church, and a Public School next door. The church building features a tall steeple, lancet arched windows, gable roof, and...


Relief Tractors

Date: 1925-04-01 

Description: Men drive thirteen McCormick-Deering relief tractors down a dirt road for delivery to the victims of the "tri-state tornado." There are people watching fro...

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