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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View across a field of two men loading corn into a horse-drawn wagon. On the right are corn shocks.
Description: A young Governor Thompson sits on a chair in a boat holding a bass in his right hand and a fishing pole in his left. He wears a t-shirt, jeans, and a baseb...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a fountain entitled, "The Tritons," featuring two figures embracing, facing different directions. The fountain is located at Parrish Art Museum, b...
Description: A crowd of men gather around a wrecked Chicago and North-Western train.
Description: An exterior view of a large brick high school with a belfry and large glass windows.
Description: A group of men look on as the statue "Wisconsin" is lifted from the crate using ropes and pulleys. Ropes are wrapped around the statue and the statue's rig...
Description: "These are the proverbial 'Brick Outhouses' that were found at a one room school at the corner of Fair View Drive and Wayne Center Road."
Description: Left side view of an International Model KB-10 truck owned by Consumers Company and outfitted with a fuel oil tank. The text on the truck reads, "Better F...
Description: Horses pull wagons on a stretch of racetrack at the Cuyahoga County Fair while spectators gather around the track beside parked automobiles.
Description: Zilphia Horton greeting a male CIO student on a rainy day at Highlander Folk School.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Two men appear to be competing in a plowing competition with horse-drawn walking plows. Onlookers and automobiles are in the background. The photograph was...
Description: View of water spouting from a pipe sticking out of a pond surrounded by stones on the grounds of Villa Louis. The house and two outbuildings are visible am...
Date: 1970 ca.
Description: Camel rides at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo) for children, given free by Zor Temple Camel Patrol on Sunday afternoons during the summer. A number of...
Description: Photo opportunity day at the Glenn Curtiss School of Aviation on North Island in San Diego Harbor. The man in the lower left corner is thought to be Glenn...
Description: View of an International Harvester Company demonstration farm from across a dirt road. A farmhouse stands to the right and a barn and smaller buildings sta...
Description: Alice Holloway standing in front of a flowering rose bush along the shore of Lake Michigan during a trip to Milwaukee to celebrate her engagement.
Description: A view of the Officers' Quarters at Fort Gibbon, which began operation in 1899. The main building is on the left, and other buildings can be found in the...
Description: Northwest Airlines celebrated the 50th anniversary of its around-the-globe service to the Orient at Minneapolis Airport in 1997. For this event the airlin...
Description: View across open field towards children standing on a downed tree near the racetrack. There are buildings, a fence and a pavilion behind the tree.
Date: 1963-06-08 ca.
Description: A group of farm buildings, as seen from across a field of growing corn. Several trees surround the farm buildings.
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