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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Church, probably named St. Nazianz, at least unofficially; no source is quite clear on this. In 1845, Father Ambrose Oschwald, hoping to free his co-relig...
Date: 1892-08-17 ca.
Description: Elevated view of crowd gathered to watch elephants parade down Main Street. Probably the Ringling Brothers Circus.
Description: Country road leading into town.
Date: 1917-07 ca.
Description: Admiral Glennon (left), Cyrus McCormick, Jr. (center) and "Gorbatenka" standing near a train in Russia.
Description: A beam of sunlight falls down into a shaded crevice towards a boardwalk.
Date: date unknown
Description: Freighter on the Milwaukee River.
Description: Aerial view of town, showing the shoreline of Lake Superior, ore docks, roads, houses, buildings, trees, and smokestacks. Text describing this photograph s...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Original caption reads: "The St. Cloud district sales organization looks over the 29-car trainload of McCormick harvester-threshers bound for 47 dealers wh...
Description: Pilot Orland G. Corben accepts the winner's trophy at the Kroger Air Show in Madison from Kroger Manager D.V. McPeek. Also in the photograph is Tommy Hain...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of isthmus looking east toward Lake Mendota and the Wisconsin State Capitol, with horizon in the background.
Description: Father James Groppi (1930-) and school desegregation demonstrators marching in Milwaukee holding signs that read "Stop School Segregation".
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: John Parman's “Blacksmith, Wagon & Carriage” shop, with workmen and others posed with vehicles in front.
Description: View across street towards three women standing on the front steps of Winnes Inn, a converted dwelling in a residential neighborhood.
Description: Locomotive Engine No. 59 of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
Description: An International S-Series truck with a trailer on a dirt road in front of a newly-constructed silo and several barns and farm buildings.
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Construction site showing an additional to an International Harvester factory, probably the company's Bettendorf Tank Arsenal.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: This map of Racine includes an indexed street directory, schools, public buildings, parks, directory of buildings, and churches. The map includes 3 illustr...
Description: Three teenagers posed on the steps of the toboggan slide at Hoyt Park. Ascending the steps are Al Gay, Mary Homann, and Ruth Ann Gay. Two young boys are st...
Description: Red Ford Mustangs are a center of attention at the 1989 Iola Old Car Show.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: The harbor, showing the sidewheel packet, "Belle of La Crosse," and the sidewheel ferry "Alex McGregor." Other boats are also seen including two barges loa...
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