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Catherine Seipp

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: A full-length, seated cabinet card portrait of Catherine Orb Seipp wearing an elaborately detailed dress of heavy material. She is also wearing a bracelet,...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Three girls serving cups of food and bread to children seated at their desks in a Cook County, District 137 classroom. The activity may have been part of t...

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Profile portrait of Yankton Dakota man, Wanbliowe (Eagle Track). Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Yankton Tribes.


Robert Nathan

Date:  date unknown

Description: Robert Nathan at an Americans for Democratic Action event.


Radical Editor

Date: 1978-10-23 

Description: Jack A. Smith, managing editor of the "Guardian", a weekly radical newspaper. Smith's admiration for Chinese communism is suggested by the decorations on h...


Description: Studio portrait of a woman with long hair and a trailing dress leaning on a United States flag in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1948 

Description: Factory workers inspect sisal fiber coming out of a finisher machine, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "A finisher machine de...


Lovell and Laird

Date: 1969-04-04 

Description: Secretary of Defense Melvin Laird of Wisconsin (on the far right) with astronaut James Lovell, a former student at the University of Wisconsin, and his wif...

Date: 1938-12-29 

Description: Two service technicians inspecting parts from a disassembled Farmall tractor. The men are taking part in International Harvester's blue ribbon rebuilt trac...

Date: 1944-12-02 

Description: Mrs.Lawrence H. Fitzpatrick (Frances Risdon), and her daughter Patricia, 18-months-old. Mr. Fitzpatrick was Managing Editor of the Wisconsin State Journ...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of young European American woman posed sitting facing to the right. She is wearing a dark-colored, close fitting button-down coat,...

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: Portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Salvator Moshe in a custom-made suit, which he paid for with cigarettes, chocolate, and coffee; Weilheim, German...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A girl using a type of spinning wheel. She is wearing a kimono and a head wrapping.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A factory worker at International Harvester's Tractor Works uses a forklift with a small crane to transport materials.


Forest Middleton

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton poses for his portrait in a kilt, holding a toy horse. He is standing on a chair which is draped with a cloth.

Date: 1896-09-24 date unknown

Description: Group portrait of the Morris family in their family library. Mr. and Mrs. Morris sit in two chairs, while their daughter stands in between them behind a ta...

Date: 1997-11-21 

Description: Cranberries being sorted on a series of conveyor belts at the Walker Cranberry Company.


Lead mine interior

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View inside a lead mine showing six miners with a car on a track.

Date: 1930 

Description: Factory workers pack small metal parts into wooden crates using a conveyor belt and scale at West Pullman Works.


German Fashion Doll

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A doll from the collection of Alice Kent Trimpey, the photographer's wife. This early twentieth century porcelain doll was made in Nymphenburg, Germany, fr...

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