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Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View from water of people sitting in a canoe on the shore of East Lake next to a dock on which people are standing and a flag is waving. On shore there is...
Description: Karen Nelson, age 7, glides on one skate. She is a member of the Madison Skating Club's Junior Club.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A well-dressed man sits in a chair in a Schwaller Music Store on Pine Street. Various pianos are on display. There are signs for Sohmer Pianos and New Home...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Captain Dan Angus stands next to Elsie Tough, and adolescent Anne Ashley, on a dock on one of the Apostle Islands.
Date: 1964 ca.
Description: A large line of protesters holding signs calling for voting rights and civil rights stand on a sidewalk along a fence.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: Factory workers on the assembly line at International Harvester's Farmall Works. The men are working on Farmall tractors.
Description: A woman and a girl use an electric washing machine to clean clothing or bedsheets in a basement. The machine is powered by a DELCO-Light Plant system, with...
Description: Basswood carving of an eagle, inspired by "Old Abe" of the Civil War 8th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, in the American Club Restaurant of the Kohler Compan...
Description: Workers pose at the entrance of the old bridge. There are railroad tracks in the foreground with signs that read, "free bridge," "men working," and "cautio...
Description: Man posed at door of a hunting lodge with guns, deer carcass, and two Northern pike.
Description: Two men work on an International bulldozer(?) or crawler tractor at the Phan Rang air force base in Vietnam.
Description: Thomas N. Boate, public safety director of the Association of Casualty and Surety Companies, presents an award to Wisconsin for its high place in the train...
Date: 1949 ca.
Description: A worker stands next to a tractor train on an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. Original caption reads, "Tractor train of leaves ready to l...
Description: The photographer's wife, Clothilde, center, and two of his daughters, on the right, pick cherries with others in the family's orchard. They have small pail...
Description: Shelly and Mary Louise Grossman, and their children Keith and Julie, load items including teddy bears, suitcases, and boxes into an International Scout tru...
Description: Mrs. J. J. (Helen) Sinagub (left), Mrs. Harry M. (Esther) Sweet (seated), and Mrs. Bernard Rabinovitz display some informal clothes designed by students at...
Description: Waist-up studio portrait of William Dempster Hoard.
Description: Portrait of Leslie H. Fishel, Jr. He was the Director of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin from 1959 until 1969.
Description: Joy Kelley, home economics teaching assistant in clothing & textiles, does research toward her master's degree.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Women working in a textile factory. They are cleaning or dying material. Carrie describes the work at textile factories in her journal from China as crowde...
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