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Photograph

Lake Scene

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of a lake with a motorboat and distant factories.

Date: 1848 

Description: The first Fort Crawford at Prairie du Chien, with the Mississippi River in the foreground. Although dated 1830, this scene was actually painted by Henry Le...

Date: 1895 

Description: A promotional card displaying a group of thirteen people outside their new home in Northern Wisconsin.

The caption bellow the photograph reads, "These pe...

Date: 1923-08 

Description: Man spraying pesticide(?) on a tree in an orchard. Original Caption: "Copy negative loaned by Niagara Sprayer Company. No negative."

Date: 1947-04-30 

Description: Marquette School students being tested for riding skills in front of the school, 510 South Thornton Avenue. The testing is along Spaight Street.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Horse pulling contest at an unidentified Wisconsin county fair. At the time, farmers were making the transition from horse-drawn equipment to tractors and...

Photograph

Business District

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the business district featuring automobiles, a street car, and pedestrians near the German National Bank (organized in 1888) on the right street co...

Date: 1951-08 

Description: Elevated view of citizens of Akron welcoming city champions and visiting celebrities to the All-American Soap Box Derby in front of the Mayflower Hotel. A...

Photograph

Jack McGrath

Date: 1954 

Description: Jack McGrath, an Indianapolis 500 driver, photographed at the Milwaukee State Fair, with his cream colored Hinkle Special. McGrath died in an automobile cr...

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: A crowd looks on as boys in derby cars await the start of the Madison Soap Box Derby at the starting gate on East Gorham St.

Date: 1911-03 

Description: This 1911 topographic map shows Lake Winnebago and the surrounding area. The township and range grid, counties, towns, sections, cities, villages and post...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Engraving of George Washington and his troops rowing across an icy Delaware River to attack the British, from the painting by E. Leutze.

Photograph

Loading Cub Cadets

Date: 1961-06 

Description: View from inside of a railroad car of a factory worker using a forklift to load International Cub Cadet lawn tractor boxes onto wooden pallets at the compa...

Date: 1957 

Description: Map is indexed by street name in the margins. The map shows roads, highways, railroads, parks, city buildings, schools, cemeteries, city limits, and the Fo...

Postcard

Tower Avenue

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of Tower Avenue at 13th Street. A furniture store and a hotel are visible along the left side of the street.

Date: 1963-09-29 ca.

Description: View of Gilbert Paper Company from a railroad bridge on the Fox River. Three rail cars are stopped in front of the factory.

Date: 1932 

Description: View from above of five International buses labeled, "The Omnibus College" parked in front of a group of tents. There appear to be men in uniform standing...

Photograph

Fuel Transfer

Date:  

Description: View from the USS Wisconsin making contact with two destroyers at sea. The ships are transferring fuel.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View down a street featuring a garage and Hotel Durlin, a stage depot. Landforms rise in the background.

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across unpaved street of a row of stores. On the corner is the Cashton Hardware Company. A horse and wagon is parked at the curb of H. B. Bohl City Me...

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