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Date: date unknown
Description: "This field is located south of Theresa."
Description: Portrait of Ray Murphy, alcoholism counselor at Mendota State Hospital.
Description: Constructive Workshops for Older Adults, created by the Vocational School , offers many leisure time activities for newly-retired men and women. Pictured l...
Description: Two women and a man sit in a wagon, while another man and woman stand on the outside of the wagon.
Description: Committee members make arrangements for the Christmas Charity Ball, an event for college students and young married couples in Madison. Seated left to righ...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: The remains of President Lincoln lying in state in Monument Square and Pavilion. Lincoln's body was on its way from Washington, D.C. to Springfield, Illino...
Description: View across plowed field towards barn and farm buildings along CTH KP in the early morning. In the background are rolling hills and a ridge covered with tr...
Description: A view of Cook Street looking east.
Description: Interior view of the Mabel Tainter Memorial Library. The library opened in 1891 and was funded by a $95,000 gift from Captain & Mrs. A. Tainter. Dominating...
Description: Marguerite Clark looks through the viewfinder of a Pathé motion picture camera in a publicity still.
Description: An unidentified farming family sitting in a wagon, with a dog in the shadow of the wheel and a horse's legs visible in front.
Date: 1930 after
Description: Holiday card with two Boston Terriers as radio announcers in front of microphones. The call letters on the microphones are "WLW" and "WSAI". On the inside...
Description: A dirt road leads through a wooded area to a clubhouse. A flag flies from the top of the two-story building and both stories have wrap-around porches.
Date: 1966 before
Description: View from the Madison County Courthouse of people gathered on the sidewalk in the foreground and also on the sidewalk in front of storefronts across the st...
Description: Group portrait of two east side men's croquet teams, holding their mallets. Standing, left to right: Tommy Olson, referee; Wally Hoffman; Ole Olson; Marvin...
Description: In the early 1920s, Prussian immigrant John Bosch constructed a simple, rectangular brick service garage with a canted corner at a prime location: the inte...
Description: Corporal Andrew Starkie of Chicago, Illinois, stands next to the flagpole on a LCV (Landing Craft, Vehicle) off of the coast of Saidor, New Guinea (present...
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of a Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. One...
Description: Campaign poster to Re-elect President Richard M. Nixon. Nixon is seated on steps with a young boy. A banner above the image reads "For the first time in 20...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: The Union Congregational Church, built in 1862.
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