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Description: Hildegarde Loretta Sell, better known as Hildegarde, was a well known cabaret singer who was born in Adell, Wisconsin in 1906 and raised in New Holstein. D...
Description: World War I soldiers airing out their bunks at Camp Curtis.
Description: Group of International Harvester Agricultural Extension speakers seated on a lawn for supper. Original caption reads, "This picture shows part of the Alfal...
Description: A line of workers forms in front of a table on an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. The workers are waiting to collect their payroll checks...
Description: Fritz Ragatz (foreground) and (from left) Billy Garrott, Frank Kellogg, and Jack Kendall sit in front of the fireplace in one of the cabins at YMCA's Camp...
Description: Two small girls holding American flags posed standing on the side of a building, while another girl looks outside from the window. To their side stands a w...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View across road of a two-story home located on a corner lot at 330 5th Avenue. There are signs on the lawn advertising rooms for tourists. A man is standi...
Description: Old house with melting snow dripping from the roof.
Description: Panoramic sketch of the first Wisconsin State Fair held in Madison with large tents, fire companies, side-shows, and performances that drew thousands of vi...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: William Middleton, dressed as a chef, poses holding a bowl on a plate. He is wearing pince-nez glasses.
Date: 1928 after
Description: The dining room in the home of William Llewellyn and Zona Gale Breese. There is a large fireplace, oriental rug, and matching chandelier and sconces. A la...
Description: A girl uses a hand-crank clothing wringer and washboard to do laundry outside a farmhouse on the John Eshe farm.
Description: Mildred M. Morganson, Catherine M. Barber, and Sarah S. Longenecker pose outside while planning the West Side Garden Club's annual spring party and silver...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Dr. Edward A. Bass pushing his son Cary in a baby carriage along a wooden sidewalk on Nebraska Street (now West Montello Street).
Date: date unknown
Description: An African American woman sits on a chair with her hands clasped. She is wearing a striped skirt, plaid blouse and earrings. On the desk to her right is a...
Description: Hand-colored photograph of a Wisconsin farm.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Front entrance of Octagon House.
Description: Chairs, photographs, a radio and other items in a workers' housing unit on an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. Original caption reads: "In...
Description: A shake roof is among the new home features in the Parade of Homes.
Description: Front view of the home of James Duane Doty on Doty's Island, "the loggery," built in 1844.
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