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Date: date unknown
Description: View from shoreline of group of people posing on a bridge across a small river near Cassville, probably in Grant County. The horse-drawn cart and the cloth...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Kickapoo & Northern Railway locomotive and cars seen here after being derailed due to flooding on the Kickapoo River.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Two men and two women pose in front of the J. Buntman store. Jars of penny candy, cans of spices, and American flags are some of the things displayed in t...
Description: Judge Elmer E. Barlow, in his robes, seated in his office, as member of the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
Description: A woman demonstrates the visual characteristics apparent at the Wonder Spot.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Ranch hands having dinner at the chuck wagon. A dozen or so men sit on the ground, while a few other ranch hands mind the cows. A horse stands to the left...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: View of the Drew family cottage on Lake Flora Dell. A caption of "The Cottage by the Sea" is to the left of the photograph, in addition to a decorative bor...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Valeska Suratt's early fame was for her elaborate costumes, wasp waist, ample bosom and hips. She appeared in the 1906 musical The Belle of Mayfair...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Group portrait of men posing in tall grass in front of a wooden fence. On the left, standing, is a lieutenant, and the rest of the men are sergeants and pr...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Frank W. Manegold, Milwaukee company secretary and treasurer.
Description: Fall River Canning Company's president William Evans stands in the center with migrant farm workers around him after their walkout.
Eighty workers of His...
Description: Kappa Delta Madison student pledges are as follows: seated at the piano, Terry De Fazio. Standing left to right: Annette Koss, Karen Ragatz, Nola Mockrud,...
Description: Striking packinghouse workers on a picket line at an unidentified locality. Sign on side of building reads, "W & W Pickle Co."
Description: Factory worker weighing parts on a scale at International Harvester's Rock Falls Works.
Date: 1915 before
Description: Workers pose in a doorway at the Prairie du Sac dam construction site. Two men appear to be working on a gas lamp, while others hold spools of wire, prepa...
Description: In the lobby of the Capitol Theater, manager Fred Reeths is holding Johnny Heitz while he drops a coin into the Empty Stocking Club stocking. Johnny's moth...
Description: Portrait of Moscow Laseselskab Fremad (Moscow Library Association). Rasmus B. Anderson is probably in the group.
Description: Handbill advertising McCormick Harvesting Machines in German. Features an illustration of a grain binder in use.
Description: Erma Ward, a circus trapeze artist, dangles by one hand from a ring high in a circus tent.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Studio portrait, carte-de-visite, of Judith Kilburn, later wife of Moses Farnum.
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