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Date: 1946-11 after

Description: A vigorous campaigner, Joseph R. McCarthy relaxes in front of a log cabin fireplace after his electoral campaign.

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Portrait (Front) of Padani-Kokipa-Sni (Not Afraid of Pawnee) in native dress with necklace, possibly snakeskin, and medal. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Yankt...

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a European American woman posed sitting with her hands in her lap. She is wearing a dark-colored wrap with darker-colored feath...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: William Goetsch family portrait copied from tintype. Left to right: Ernstina Goetsch Bigalk, standing, Lydia Goetsch Volkman Blatter, sitting, Hannah Goets...


Description: Studio portrait of a seated woman with netting over her hair and a flowered lace collar.

Date: 1873 

Description: Full-length portrait of Nina Sturgis Dousman, wife of H. Louis Dousman, standing behind a chair. Born April 20, 1852; died July 25, 1930.


Unidentified Man

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a young European American man posed sitting. He is wearing a large dark-colored double-breasted suit coat and tie.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A portrait of Dr. Lars Dahl and his wife, who is Danish nobility.

Date: 1925-01-27 

Description: A female factory worker balling binder twine with a machine, most likely at International Harvester's McCormick Works Twine Mill.

Date: 1923-06 

Description: Miss Marilla Zearing reading a newspaper on a rocking chair in the screened porch of her home. The photograph was taken for International Harvester's Agric...


Description: European American man layed out on a lounging sofa, dressed in a suit. Probably a corpse lying in state.


Candling Eggs

Date: 1925-06 

Description: A woman wearing a dress sits indoors to candle eggs at the Holden Farm. Cartons of eggs are piled on a table to her left, and household furniture is in the...

Date: 1921-05-31 

Description: Waist-up portrait of William Carl Bliedung, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1938-09-03 ca.

Description: A group of people at the Indiana State Fair gather around a map of Indiana showing locations for the manufacture of International truck parts. The Internat...


Description: A studio portrait of a woman (mother?) wearing a hat with six children, two boys and four girls, one of whom is also wearing a hat, in front of a painted b...

Date: 1923-10 

Description: Mrs. Waggoner strains milk from a bucket into an electric cream separator using a piece of cheesecloth. A metal bucket stands on a platform and a metal mil...


Description: Group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of some 22 members of the F. and G. Stanley families, associated with the F. and G. Stanley Manufacturing Pla...


Future Drafters

Date: 1965-10-16 

Description: High school boys in industrial drafting class using drafting machines and compasses.

Date: 1913 

Description: Edith Henderson (played by Boots Wall) and Mercy Baxter (Mary Pickford) in a scene still from "Caprice" (Lasky 1913). A caption written on the back of the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk or European American boy posed standing with his right arm on a chair draped with a fringed th...

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