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Description: ROTC engineers, probably at Fort Sheridan, learn bridge building during their training at Fort Leavenworth.
Description: Jack bartending at The Place.
Description: Worker on an International I-30 industrial tractor used for "spotting" freight cars around the Miller Brewing Company. Two refrigerated rail cars are parke...
Description: One hundred eighteen newspaper carrier boys ready to board four buses in front of the Madison Newspaper building on Carroll Street for a trip to Indianapol...
Description: Milwaukee Works factory employee uses a microscope to inspect diesel engine pump parts.
Description: Four women assembling light sockets.
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Two mechanics working on tractors and implements in the service shop of Rogers Truck & Implement Company, an International Harvester dealership. The tracto...
Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering "Big Ball" binder twine. Includes a color illustration of farmers harvesting grain with a tractor and grain binder...
Description: Dode Fisk, the operator of a dog and pony show and circus, drives a wire-wheeled show buggy pulled by the horse "Bobby". They are photographed next to a...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a barge transporting railroad cars and an engine across a river. Several men can be seen on the barge, including one on an overhead structure. Text...
Description: Bartender couple pose behind bar at Rose's Bright Spot on Highway 35, south of Fountain City.
Description: Two bartenders pour drinks for customers at the Circular Bar in the Park Hotel.
Description: A man and woman look out of a window at people picking cotton in a field. The two are well-dressed.
Description: Rear view of a man using a McCormick-Deering Farmall M tractor with a Number 8 bottom plow to do field work on a hillside. Farm buildings are in the backgr...
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: Factory workers at their stations at Milwaukee Works.
Description: A woman wearing a beaded dress and necklace sits at a table to eat canned corn and peaches.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A woman wearing a dress and hat leads two oxen in pulling a McCormick grain binder through a field. Men, women, and a young child look on.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: A farmer operates a mower pulled by two horses towards a farmstead. A farmhouse, barn, and outbuildings, one with a cupola, are in the distance.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the Industrial Fordson tractor and its accessories, illustrated from top left: portable winch, heavy-duty haulage tractor, portable loadi...
Description: Brothers Roy (left) and Earl (right) Lichtenberg, are the 4th generation of Lichtenbergs to live on this farm. The farm, at W1918 McArthur Road (Section 17...
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