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Description: Advertisement for the Besser tractor featuring a photograph of a man using the tractor and a disk harrow in a farm field. The text reads, "The Besser. A Ge...
Description: View of the steamboat "Virginia" underneath a bridge in the Ohio River near Wheeling. "Virginia" can be read on the rear of the ship. A second bridge can b...
Description: A man watches as a woman demonstrates typing on an L.C. Smith typewriter at Jones Typewriter Co., 506 State Street.
Description: Two men inspect gears (for noise?) in a factory room at Milwaukee Works.
Description: Five women of the planning committee for the Nakoma Golf Club's women's spring tea and style show gather around a decorated table. Shown at the serving ta...
Date: 1928-08 ca.
Description: John P. Wood of Wausau, winner of the 1928 National Air Reliability Tour, with his "Waco from Wausau." Also in the photograph are Wood's prizes: the Edsel...
Description: A man and woman seated at a table in front of bookshelves.
Date: 1966 ca.
Description: The Robert Lamp house at 22 North Butler Street, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1902.
Description: Mrs. C. J. (Kath) Key, 423 North Carroll Street, left, and Mrs. Olive, MacKay, 2115 Madison Street, hand-crafted Christmas trees at the Harvest Festival at...
Description: Spectators and defendants mingle in a crowded County courtroom for a hearing on a Langdon Street demonstration involving 1,000 to 2,000 students.
Description: Tornado damage showing a broken, twisted tree laying on the ground and on the roof of a farmhouse. The roof and wall have been crushed.
Description: A man takes pleasure in the carving of the Thanksgiving turkey, with other food items in the foreground and vending machines behind him.
Description: R. Brooks and A. Cleveland, drivers for Washington Egg & Poultry Co-Operative Association, pose with their two International C-line trucks.
Description: Winter scene with young woman on a snowmobile in downtown Theresa, Wisconsin. "Kathy Thompson, daughter of Arty Thompson, rides a snowmobile during the he...
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior view through open passenger side door of an International Harvester model truck, showing steering wheel and column, seat, dashboard, windshield, a...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Winter scene with Jennie and Edgar Krueger (twins) playing with large blocky pieces of snow in a field. A sled is on the ground in front of them.
Description: A worker at Frank Lyons Turkey Farm, Verona, weighs a turkey as two girls look on.
Description: This old one-room schoolhouse is on the Priestaf property. Called the "Good Road School," it was closed in the 1950s. The Priestaf house is a log building.
Description: Foreign correspondent Alvin J. Steinkopf saying goodbye to Czechoslovakian children after interviewing them about their relief needs.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Workers hand painting hundreds of McCormick mower main frames hanging in the McCormick Reaper Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Mach...
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