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Date: 1942-11 ca.
Description: Soldiers land on the beach in New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). They use collapsible canvas boats to ferry men and equipment from small coastal ve...
Description: Three patriotically dressed women on horseback in town. The large flags have 45 stars, and the small flags have 46 stars.
Description: "The River Church on Hwy AY."
Description: Man delivering beverages to the Silver Swan Inn with an International K-5 truck. The truck was equipped with a 161 x 76 bottle body. Photograph was taken...
Description: "Kay Widmer Hren is our guest when we visit Jeff's on Rugby, at 1005 Rugby St. in Oshkosh."
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Men using a horse-drawn corn picker in a cornfield. A horse-drawn wagon is sitting next to the corn picker. In the background is a farm building or farmhou...
Description: Tree-lined State Street from Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Traffic on State Street includes a well-dressed gentlemen on horseb...
Description: Advertising proof for International trucks, featuring color illustrations of a flatbed truck carrying lumber and a pickup truck carrying plants. Includes t...
Date: 1899-06-12 after
Description: Elevated view over water, perhaps Hatfield Lake, of damage to houses and property caused by a tornado. Groups of people are scattered throughout the town.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of the Chippewa River Bridge, featuring large and small arches. Behind the bridge, the older Chicago, Saint Paul, Minneapolis, and Omaha Railroad Bri...
Description: View from Lake Mendota of boathouse on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is behind the boathouse. A person is sit...
Description: View from the side of a road of an International KR-12 truck equipped with 149 inch wheel base and semi-trailer. In the foreground on the right is a parked...
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison lower campus and the surrounding neighborhoods. Lake Mendota and Picnic Point are in the background.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of the construction of the concrete curbs of pit silo, including a wooden form. On the left is a young girl looking out from behind a fence. In the fa...
Description: View of the Canadian Pacific Railway depot in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada. A number of men are waiting near the depot and on the right side of the photo...
Description: An elderly African American vegetable dealer in a donkey-driven cart parked in front of a row of windows.
Description: Three women stand on the shore in front of the steamer Barker at Devil's Island natural dock.
Description: View from road of the entry drive with stone walls on each side, leading to the Riverdale Resort. The main building is on the right across the lawn.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The photographer's wife, Clothilde, sits, (right) in front of a rock with an unidentified woman, as daughters Alice, standing, and Helen pose on top of the...
Description: View of car #466, which was then one of Milwaukee's newest streetcars. The car was put in service by TMERL about 1905 and was rebuilt as a duplex car in 1...
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