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Description: The main building at the F.L. Chase Lumber Company in DeForest destroyed by a blazing fire.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Fields with hay piled in field. Several farm buildings, including a barn, are in the background. On the far right a man is operating a reaper pulled by two...
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: Stereograph of Ashley Bennett ("Cookie")who volunteered his services during the float, and the cook Mike Lane, on the Arpin fleet of lumber rafts.
Description: Stereoview from shoreline of three people in a canoe next to the rock formation Devil's Football near the Deep Fill.
Date: date unknown
Description: Five Ho-Chunk men sitting around a blanket on the ground playing cards. They are in front of a lodge frame without coverings. A man holding a walking stick...
Description: The general press room is where sheet metal is made into housing for transformers, and fibre and bakelite insulators are formed at Thordarson Electical Man...
Description: A studio portrait of a man and woman posed in front of a painted backdrop. The man wears a suit jacket, vest with watch fob, and trousers and sits in a cha...
Description: Second page of calendar for March and April, 1892. Features two illustrations: the top one is of a man using a team of horses to pull a Buckeye harvesting...
Description: Men seated in a makeshift classroom for an International Harvester "tractor school" session at A&M Motor and Implement Co. Charts illustrating the use of t...
Description: Advertisement for the La Crosse "Happy Farmer" kerosene tractor featuring a photograph of a farmer working in a field, as seen from behind.
Description: Front cover of a catalog for Emerson Farm Implements. Features an illustration on the front in red, black and orange, of an older man reading an Emerson ca...
Description: View of a lakeside cottage with a man, woman and boy standing in front. A bench is on the left near the lake. Another cottage is on the right in the backgr...
Description: Harold Knudsen sits on the National Junior Racer outside the Capitol Theatre, the prize for a contest conducted by the Fiore Coal and Oil Co., Phillips "66...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A large building on a small hill above a road. Three posts are along the road, and small rails line the the sidewalk near a small drive. A man is standing...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Man working in a field with an International truck and a McCormick harvester-thresher (combine).
Description: Man standing with right arm raised in a cornfield, most likely to indicate the height of the corn stalks.
Description: Group of people posed with a wagon from which several dead prairie-chickens are hanging. One man sits in the wagon with a dog. Seven men stand around the w...
Description: An Algerian member of the National Liberation Front drinks tea outside a cave. He is sitting on a large boulder with his gun across his lap. In front of hi...
Description: Full-length portrait of a "Hungarian" factory worker at International Harvester's Hamilton Works in Ontario, Canada.
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