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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: French lithographed advertising poster featuring a color illustration of two horses pulling a man on a mower. Text on the poster includes "R. Wallut and C....
Description: Front cover of a International Harvester Company's Stationary Gasoline Engine manual. Three-quarter view of engine in the lower center. Front cover reads:...
Description: Studio portrait of Susan Frackelton, sitting at a table painting a bowl and surrounded by her art work and a large medal. Caption on back reads: "Mrs. Susa...
Description: Well-dressed man in a field sitting in a McCormick grain binder drawn by mules.
Description: Elevated view of crowds at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Description: Syl and aunt Helen at Wild Rose cottage. Syl leans over the railing of the porch while Helen reclines in a hammock reading a book.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Fraternity house at Lawrence College.
Description: Workers loading and unloading wood at the wood stock yard of the McCormick Reaper Works. Men are working on both sides of the Chicago River. Rail cars and...
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Graves of Joseph Rolette and his daughter, Elizabeth. Rolette died in 1842. The cemetery itself may date as early as the middle of the 17th Century.
Description: A large room with manufacturing equipment at the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company's factory ("reaper works") in Chicago. Men in work clothes are at so...
Description: Informal interior quarter-length portrait of an elderly woman posing with a small girl.
Description: Edgar and Jennie Krueger sit on the front porch of the Krueger home with an Edison Standard phonograph sitting on a chair between them. Two Edison Gold Mou...
Description: Log jam at Big Eddy on the Chippewa River during the Chippewa Lumber & Boom Company log drive.
Description: View of the Chicago and Northwestern Railway depot with several figures standing outside around it.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait of Florence Lawrence from about the time she joined the Mutoscope and Biograph Company in 1908. She looks up to the left...
Description: Distant view of small village's main street and surrounding countryside. WM. Homes Chocorua, N.H.
Description: Main street lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians. Electric lights hang over the street. Business signs read: "Madox Drug" "Guest Bros....
Description: A Baptist church in Kenosha built in 1848 that is now no longer standing.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Stanta Bordner standing in a farm field and holding her hat on her head. Probably in Indiana.
Description: Sawmill with trees, stumps, and lumber in the snow.
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