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Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Southeast elevation of Taliesin I, Winter 1911-1912. Construction debris is scattered around the base of the building.

Photograph

The Conklin Fire

Date: 1915 

Description: Fire fighters standing amid smoking timbers aim their hoses to douse the flames.

Date: 1953-11-07 

Description: Firemen stand on the roof of Quality Service Laundry at 1202 Regent Street as smoke billows out from below.

Photograph

State Street

Date: 1939 

Description: View looking east up State Street from Johnson Street, with the Orpheum and Capitol theaters on either side of the street, and the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1972-03 ca.

Description: Handmade screen printed campaign poster for Presidential candidate George McGovern.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Advertising brochure for P&O cultivators entitled, "A Parade of P&O Two-Row Cultivators." The brochure opens to a feature illustrated with a photograph of...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: In her journal from India, Carrie mentions cock fights, describing them as a "barbaric form of entertainment". Here is shown a group of men watching one su...

Photograph

Hinsdale Farm

Date: 1945 

Description: People examine machinery on display in front of a tent at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm. A building with a red pylon and signs adver...

Photograph

"George Spelvin"

Date: 1950-07-22 

Description: UW Ph.D student and actor, who wished to remain anonymous and so went by the name George Spelvin, in stage productions.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Men work with wagons and husker-shredder near a barn. The husker-shredder is powered by a Titan 18-35 tractor. A dog is walking by a fence, and milk cans...

Book or Pamphlet

Plano Advertising Catalog

Date: 1914 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Plano line of agricultural equipment. Features an illustration of a farm and field seen throu...

Date: 1929-12-10 

Description: Beehive tied down onto a roof, covered in snow. Stenciled on one of the hive boxes is the word: "JUMBO." Belongs to E.W. Brown, an apiculturist from Willow...

Date: 1926-09-25 

Description: A man looks at an International Model S truck chassis parked on a cobblestone street beside homes or buildings.

Date: 1947-11-07 

Description: Team portrait of the Heil Local 1344 Social League "Truck Tanks" bowling team. From left to right are Ray Werra, team captain Tony Lidwin, George Karolowsk...

Photograph

E. McDonnell Home

Date: 1926 

Description: E. McDonnell home located at 1508 Adams Street.

Date: 1906 

Description: Richard Barthelmess, the future actor, is about 12-years-old in this studio portrait. He is dressed as a soldier, probably one of Teddy Roosevelt's Rough R...

Date: 1931-06-08 

Description: Brewington Typewriter Company, 533 State Street, window display featuring Royal Typewriters. The name was later changed to Stemp Typewriter Company.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Men at work in the malleable castings room of the St. Paul Flax and Twine Mill.

Date: 1929 

Description: View across water of the General Allen steamer pushing barges down the Mississippi River. Men are on the steamer, and two more men are standing on t...

Photograph

Construction Site

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A building site with "O'Dea and Shafer, Engineers and Contractors" crane and other equipment. On the photograph album binding on the left side of the photo...

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